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INDOT Offers $4.9 Million for Relinquishments

February 7, 2011
INDOT Offers $4.9 Million for Relinquishments

02/08/11 The Marshall County Commissioners and County Attorney Jim Clevenger announced the negotiated terms of the proposed U.S. 31 relinquishment agreement between the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) and Marshall County Monday morning during the Commissioner’s meeting. Once the new U.S. 31 Corridor is completed the portion of the current U.S. 31 from 4th...
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INDOT’s LaPorte District Prepared For Winter Storm

January 31, 2011
INDOT’s LaPorte District Prepared For Winter Storm

02/01/11 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has its full fleet of yellow snow plows ready to hit the roads when the forecasted winter storm hits Indiana this week. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for most of the area effective Monday night through Wednesday night. There is also a...
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INDOT’s LaPorte District Ready For Winter Storm

January 11, 2011
INDOT’s LaPorte District Ready For Winter Storm

01/12/11 Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT)’s LaPorte District has every available snow plow on the roads. Crews began pre-treating the roads with anti-icing materials Monday in anticipation of Tuesday’s snowfall and the expected lake-effect snow that is predicted for Wednesday. They are once again working 12-hour shifts to keep the highways clear. The LaPorte...
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INDOT’s Yellow Plow Trucks Ready for White Christmas

December 21, 2010
INDOT’s Yellow Plow Trucks Ready for White Christmas

12/22/10 Accumulated snow combined with below average temperatures will ensure that much of Indiana will remain blanketed in white this Christmas holiday.  With a chance of winter weather forecast on Christmas Eve, the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) stands ready to plow and treat highways ahead of the influx of holiday travelers. “Winter weather...
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INDOT Making Progress in Areas Hardest Hit By Blowing And Drifting Snow

December 13, 2010
INDOT Making Progress in Areas Hardest Hit By Blowing And Drifting Snow

12/14/10 Plow drivers in the Indiana Department of Transportation’s LaPorte District continue to work around the clock to clear the roads of blowing and drifting snow. About 150 drivers are on the roads in 12-hour shifts and will stay on the job until the snow stops and the roads are clear. In addition to...
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INDOT Deploys 900 Yellow Plow Trucks Statewide

December 13, 2010
INDOT Deploys 900 Yellow Plow Trucks Statewide

12/13/10 The National Weather Service has issued Winter Weather Advisories that will remain in effect for most of the state until midday on Monday, Dec. 13.  The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has deployed more than 900 yellow plow trucks to clear and treat all state roads, interstates and U.S. highways.  INDOT recognizes the...
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Thanksgiving Travel Holiday Begins In Indiana

November 24, 2010
Thanksgiving Travel Holiday Begins In Indiana

11/25/10  The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan for more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday.  AAA projects the number of Americans traveling by car for this Thanksgiving will increase 12 percent from the 2009 holiday to 39.7 million people. As the “Crossroads of America,” many...
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Plows Hit The Roads During First Winter Snow

November 8, 2010
Plows Hit The Roads During First Winter Snow

11/09/10 With the first snow falls in northern Indiana on Friday and Saturday, the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) had plow and salt trucks on the roads.  “INDOT was prepared for the first snow and our trucks hit the roads Saturday morning,” said Mike McPhillips, LaPorte District Deputy Commissioner. “We’re encouraging Hoosier drivers to remember proper...
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MOTORISTS ENCOURAGED TO PREPARE VEHICLES FOR WINTER DRIVING

November 4, 2010
MOTORISTS ENCOURAGED TO PREPARE VEHICLES FOR WINTER DRIVING

11/05/10 With snow flurries back in the Indiana forecast for the first time this year, public safety officials are reminding Hoosier motorists of a few tips to help get ready for the coming winter.  The Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS), Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) and Indiana State Police (ISP) affirm that all...
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INDOT Hiring Winter Plow Drivers, Mechanics

October 28, 2010
INDOT Hiring Winter Plow Drivers, Mechanics

10/29/10 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is hiring 114 on-call snow plow drivers and mechanics this winter to supplement its statewide army of 1,700 winter operations employees.  INDOT will be accepting applications through November 3. “Seasonal snow plow driver and mechanic positions provide an excellent opportunity to earn extra money while making Indiana’s...
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