Illinois Route 115

Illinois Route 115 is a minor north–south road in northeastern Illinois. It runs from Illinois Route 9 near Perdueville to the concurrent U.S. Routes 45/52 in Kankakee. This is a distance of 63.37 miles (101.98 km).[1]

Illinois Route 115 marker

Illinois Route 115
IL 115 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by IDOT
Length63.37 mi[1] (101.98 km)
Existed1924[2]–present
Major junctions
South end IL 9 in Elliott
  US 24 in Piper City
North end US 45 / US 52 in Kankakee
Location
CountiesFord, Kankakee
Highway system
Illinois 114.svg IL 114Illinois 116.svg IL 116

Route descriptionEdit

 
IL 115 at the intersection with IL 116

Illinois 115 is a north–south highway from Perdueville to Buckingham; at Buckingham, it turns east but is still marked north–south. South of Kankakee, Illinois 115 turns north again on its way into Kankakee.

Illinois 115 is an undivided two-lane surface road for its entire length.

HistoryEdit

SBI Route 115 ran from near Kankakee to Perdueville along what is Illinois 115 now. In 1954, when U.S. 45 was moved onto a new road, Illinois 115 was extended north into Kankakee onto old U.S. 45.[2]

Major IntersectionsEdit

CountyLocationmi[3]kmDestinationsNotes
Ford0.00.0  IL 9 – Gibson City, Paxton
Roberts10.617.1  IL 54 west – Gibson CitySouthern end of IL 54 concurrency
11.017.7  IL 54 east – OnargaNorthern end of IL 54 concurrency
Piper City20.132.3  US 24 east – GilmanSouthern end of US 24 concurrency
20.432.8  US 24 westNorthern end of US 24 concurrency
30.148.4  IL 116 – Pontiac, Ashkum
KankakeeKankakee63.37101.98   US 45 / US 52
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Illinois Technology Transfer Center (2006). "T2 GIS Data". Retrieved 2007-11-08. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b Carlson, Rich. Illinois Highways Page: Routes 101 thru 120. Last updated March 15, 2005. Retrieved May 5, 2006.
  3. ^ Google (March 1, 2017). "Overview Map of IL 115" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved March 1, 2017.