Illinois Route 82

Illinois Route 82 is a rural north–south state highway in west central Illinois. It currently runs from Illinois Route 17 in Nekoma north to Illinois Route 92 near Joslin. This is a distance of 28.84 miles (46.41 km).[2]

Illinois Route 82 marker

Illinois Route 82
Route information
Maintained by IDOT
Length28.84 mi[2] (46.41 km)
Existed1924[1]–present
Major junctions
South end IL 17 in Bishop Hill
  I-80 in Geneseo
US 6 in Geneseo
North end IL 92 in Geneseo
Location
CountiesHenry
Highway system
IL 81IL 83

Route descriptionEdit

Illinois 82 is an undivided, two-lane surface street for its entire length. It crosses the Edwards River, Interstate 80, U.S. Route 6, the Hennepin Canal and the Green River along its route. It also overlaps Illinois Route 81 in Cambridge.

HistoryEdit

SBI Route 82 was existing Illinois 82, extended to Illinois Route 40 via Illinois 92 and Illinois Route 172. This ended in the 1930s.

Major intersectionsEdit

The entire route is in Henry County.

Locationmi[3]kmDestinationsNotes
0.00.0  IL 17 – Galva, Alpha
Cambridge9.315.0  IL 81 west – AndoverBegin/end concurrency with IL 81
10.316.6  IL 81 east – KewaneeBegin/end concurrency with IL 81
Geneseo19.531.4  I-80 – Moline, Rock Island, JolietExit 19 (I-80)
20.232.5  US 6 east – PrincetonBegin/end concurrency with US 6
21.134.0  US 6 west – MolineBegin/end concurrency with US 6
28.8446.41  IL 92 – Moline, Mendota
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Carlson, Rich. Illinois Highways Page: Routes 81 thru 100. Last updated March 15, 2005. Retrieved April 13, 2006.
  2. ^ a b Illinois Technology Transfer Center (2006). "T2 GIS Data". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  3. ^ Google (February 23, 2017). "Overview Map of IL 82" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved February 23, 2017.