Sangamon County Highway Department Announces Road Construction on CH 23 – Woodside Road and Spaulding Orchard Road Springfield – The Sangamon County Highway Department announces that construction activities will resume on CH 23, Monday, April 16, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. (weather permitting). Work will consist of widening and resurfacing Spaulding Orchard Road from approximately ¼ mile west of IL State Route 4 to Woodside Road approximately ½ mile east of Old Chatham Road. The intersection of IL state route 4 at Spaulding Orchard road will be closed from April 16, 2018 through April 20, 2018. In addition, there will be times when traffic will be reduced to a single lane controlled by flaggers during the course of the project. Motorists are asked to use alternate routes if possible, and to use extreme caution in the work zone. We anticipate completion of this work in early November of 2018. Questions should be directed to the Sangamon County Highway Department at 217-535-3070.