Illinois Route 156

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Illinois Route 156 marker

Illinois Route 156
Route information
Maintained by IDOT
Length: 22.95 mi[2] (36.93 km)
Existed: 1926[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: Walnut Road, South Meyer Avenue, & C Road in Valmeyer
East end: IL 13 in New Athens
Location
Counties: Monroe, St. Clair
Highway system
Illinois State Highway System
IL 155 IL 157

Illinois Route 156 is an east–west state road in southwestern Illinois. It runs from South Meyer Avenue & C Road in Valmeyer to just west of New Athens. This is a distance of 22.95 miles (36.93 km).[2]

Route description[edit]

Illinois 156 runs through rural southwestern Illinois. It is the main east–west state road through Waterloo. Illinois 156 overlaps Illinois Route 159 from Hecker north for a short distance, when 156 leaves 159 and turns back toward its eastern terminus.

History[edit]

SBI Route 156 is the same as Illinois 156 is now. There have been no changes since 1926.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Carlson, Rich (2005-04-15). "Illinois Highways Page: Routes 141 through 160". Retrieved 2006-06-30. 
  2. ^ a b Illinois Technology Transfer Center (2006). "T2 GIS Data". Retrieved 2007-11-08. 

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