Illinois Route 106
Illinois Route 106 (IL 106) is a 66.47-mile-long (106.97 km) east–west state highway in western Illinois. It runs from a new interchange with Interstate 72 (I-72) near East Hannibal (across from Hannibal, Missouri) to U.S. Route 67 (US 67) in White Hall.
Illinois Route 106
|Maintained by IDOT|
|Length||66.47 mi (106.97 km)|
|Counties||Pike, Scott, Greene|
SBI Route 106 was the current Illinois 106 from East Hannibal to Kinderhook. It was completely dropped and replaced with U.S. Route 36. In 1938, Illinois 106 was reapplied from White Hall to Winchester. It was extended west as U.S. 36 was moved onto the new freeway that would become Interstate 72. On June 28, 2012, the Florence Bridge over the Illinois River was closed for at least 9 months by IDot due to difficulties with the lifting mechanism that allows barge traffic to pass under the bridge. Inspections suggested that continued use of the lift span could harm the structural integrity of the bridge. As barges need to pass under the bridge, the lifting span was raised up and the bridge was closed. Motorists wishing to cross the river must use the signed detour utilizing US Route 54, Interstate 72 and Illinois Route 100. Repairs were made, and the bridge reopened on April 22, 2013.
|Pike||||0.0||0.0||Western terminus; exit 1 (I-72); diamond interchange|
|Hull||8.1||13.0||West end of IL 96 / Great River Road concurrency|
|Kinderhook||10.7||17.2||East end of IL 96 / Great River Road concurrency|
|||29.1||46.8||West end of US 54 concurrency|
|Pittsfield||32.9||52.9||East end of US 54 concurrency|
|Detroit||39.9||64.2||West end of IL 100 / Illinois River Road concurrency|
|Scott||||45.5||73.2||East end of IL 100 concurrency|
|||Illinois River Road (Eastern Branch) / 675 East / Hillview Road||East end of Illinois River Road overlap|
|||Jacksonville||Former US 36 east|
|Greene||White Hall||66.47||106.97||Eastern terminus|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi|
- Illinois Technology Transfer Center (2006). "T2 GIS Data". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
- Carlson, Rich. Illinois Highways Page: Routes 100 thru 120. Last updated April 15, 2005. Retrieved April 30, 2006.
- Google (February 28, 2017). "Overview Map of IL 106" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved February 28, 2017.
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