On Track Project Update: August 15, 2022

More finishing touches come online in Morgan County this week as two new overpasses open at Teeters Road and Myra Lane. Construction started last year with crews digging out nearly 1 million cubic yards of earth to lower S.R. 37 for the future I-69. Click here to watch a video about the Myra Lane bridge […]

On Track Project Update: August 8, 2022

On Friday night, I-69 Finish Line contractors poured large quantities of concrete for the new Mann Road bridge deck. It’s the fourth of five bridges to be replaced over I-465, and it’s on track to reopen for local traffic in September. The new overpasses will allow work to occur in 2023 and 2024 to rebuild […]

On Track Project Update: August 1, 2022

The future I-69 interchange at County Line Road is expected to open partially later this week. County Line Road will reopen to through traffic underneath State Road 37 between two large roundabouts. The roundabout west of S.R. 37 will provide full access to the southbound entrance and exit ramps and the Bluffdale Drive frontage road. […]

On Track Project Update: July 25, 2022

The I-69 Finish Line product is building and replacing dozen of bridge, and a few in Marion and Johnson counties recently had structural beams installed. Cranes lifted the large concrete beams into place at night for the Mann Road bridge replacement over I-465 and the future I-69 northbound bridge over County Line Road. Crews have […]

On Track Project Update: July 18, 2022

Now open! Bridge crews restored traffic across the brand-new Madison Avenue bridge over I-465 this past weekend to one lane in each direction. All four lanes of Madison Avenue and the sidewalks along the bridge are expected to fully open later this week. Madison Avenue is the third of five I-465 overpasses the I-69 Finish […]

On Track Project Update: July 11, 2022

Construction crews are applying the finishing touches in Morgan County and making progress in completing two new bridges over the future I-69. The new Teeters Road overpass and Morgan Street extension are expected to open by the end of July. Crews are currently building a new connection between the old and new sections of Morgan […]

On Track Project Update: July 5, 2022

I-69 Finish Line construction is heating up this month in Marion County. Contractors are making good progress in replacing local road bridges over the southwest leg of I-465. The new Madison Avenue overpass is expected to open in mid-to late July, with the Carson Avenue overpass closing shortly afterward. The Mann Road and Thompson Road […]

On Track Project Update: June 27, 2022

Last week, civil engineering students toured the I-69 Finish Line project through a joint transportation research program with Purdue University and the Indiana Department of Transportation. It’s one of many tours the project team has hosted due to interest in the project. An important part of the I-69 Finish Line project is growing the next […]

On Track Project Update: June 20, 2022

Tomorrow marks the official first day of summer, but it feels as if summer has already arrived in Central Indiana. With temperatures last week well over 90 degrees Fahrenheit with extreme heat indexes, and a similar forecast for this week, Finish Line crews have taken extra precautions to stay safe while working outdoors. Daily safety […]

On Track Project Update: June 13, 2022

Friday’s fiery crash in the new, elevated I-69 section between Southport and Wicker roads was a test for years of work zone safety and incident management planning. The I-69 Finish Line project team has been meeting regularly with local officials and emergency response representatives since early in project development to share traffic plans and address […]