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20 Minute Closures Planned On U.S. 20/31 Bypass For Bridge Construction

August 17, 2011
20 Minute Closures Planned On U.S. 20/31 Bypass For Bridge Construction

08/18/11 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces lanes on the U.S. 20/31 bypass will be closed for 20 to 30 minute intervals between State Road 23 and U.S. 31 during the day on Thursday, August 18 and Friday, August 19. Crews will be using large cranes to lift concrete beams over the highway...
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INDOT Reminds Drivers To Be Cautious As School Resumes

August 16, 2011
INDOT Reminds Drivers To Be Cautious As School Resumes

08/17/11 Drivers throughout northern Indiana are seeing the familiar yellow school buses on the roads as children return to school. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is reminding drivers to take extra precautions to avoid accidents involving school children. Speed limits are significantly lower in school zones as children are walking to and from school,...
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First Road to Close for Beam Setting on New U.S. 31 Bridge

August 12, 2011
First Road to Close for Beam Setting on New U.S. 31 Bridge

08/15/11 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will close First Road between Maple Road and Lilac Road on Thursday, August 18. The one-day closure will allow crews to set beams on a bridge for the new U.S. 31 project over First Road. During the work, eastbound traffic will be directed south on Maple Road,...
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State Road 331 To Close Near Tippecanoe

August 10, 2011
State Road 331 To Close Near Tippecanoe

08/11/11 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will close State Road 331, just south of Illion Street for repairs to the Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing. The closure will begin Monday, August 15 and the work is expected to be completed by the end of the day on Saturday, August 20; however, the work schedule...
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That INDOT Pick-Up Truck is Really a State Police Cruiser

July 27, 2011
That INDOT Pick-Up Truck is Really a State Police Cruiser

07/28/11 White pick-up trucks are ever present in highway work zones.  Construction inspectors and foremen use them as a mobile office, supervising road work while sheltered from the dust and blistering summer sun. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) and the Indiana State Police (ISP) today joined forces to unveil the first pick-up truck...
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Lt. Gov. Skillman Launches INDOT Propane Vehicle Fleet

July 26, 2011
Lt. Gov. Skillman Launches INDOT Propane Vehicle Fleet

07/27/11  Lt. Governor Becky Skillman today joined Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) officials to announce that nearly 600 INDOT work trucks and cargo vans are being converted to run on cleaner-burning, domestic propane.  To be fueled at 115 INDOT sites covering the state, the propane vehicles are projected to save taxpayers more than $1...
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U.S. 31 Closed For 20-30 Minute Intervals During Bridge Construction

July 14, 2011
U.S. 31 Closed For 20-30 Minute Intervals During Bridge Construction

07/15/11 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces all lanes of U.S. 31 will be closed for 20 to 30 minute intervals during the day on Thursday, July 21 and Friday, July 22. Crews will be using two large cranes to lift beams over the highway to construct a new bridge for the U.S....
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U.S. 6 To Close For Road Work

June 27, 2011
U.S. 6 To Close For Road Work

06/28/11 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will close U.S. 6 between Miami Trail and State Road 331 (S.R. 331) beginning Tuesday, June 28 for road work. During the work, eastbound traffic will be directed east on State Road 106 (S.R. 106) and north on S.R. 331, back to U.S. 6. Westbound traffic will...
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Treat Traffic Signal Outage As Four-Way Stop

June 15, 2011
Treat Traffic Signal Outage As Four-Way Stop

06/16/11 When severe weather strikes in the area, there is a chance traffic signals can lose power. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has technicians on call 24-hours per day to manage these issues.  Under Indiana law, drivers who encounter an intersection where the signal has lost power should treat the intersection as a...
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State Road 331 (Elm Road) To Close At Ireland Road

June 9, 2011
State Road 331 (Elm Road) To Close At Ireland Road

06/10/11  The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will close State Road 331 (Elm Road/Capital Avenue) near the intersection of Ireland Road beginning Monday, June 13 so crews can install a large drainage structure under the highway. During the closure, traffic will be directed on a marked, 20-mile detour. Northbound traffic will be directed west...
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