On Track Project Update: December 5, 2022

Construction crews are opening new pieces of the I-69 Finish Line project to traffic before winter weather and cold temperatures limit the types of construction work that can be completed. Northbound State Road 37 traffic was shifted onto new pavement last week near County Line Road, and the interchange was fully opened with the new […]

On Track Project Update: November 21, 2022

Continued work to remove median barrier walls on I-465 between Mann Road and State Road 37 is expected to require nightly lane closures tonight and Tuesday night. The left lanes of westbound and eastbound I-465 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Motorists should expect a nightly right lane closure on I-465 between […]

On Track Project Update: November 14, 2022

The new Southport Road bridge over the future I-69 is now open! It is one of the largest bridges on the I-69 Finish Line project. Watch a short video from earlier this year as cranes lifted large concrete bridge beams into place, each weighing about 40 tons. The new southbound State Road 37 exit ramp […]

On Track Project Update: November 7, 2022

The first pieces of the Southport Road interchange are expected to come online late this week or early next week. Southport Road traffic will shift onto the new bridge over future I-69. The southbound S.R. 37 exit ramp to Southport Road will also open. The existing S.R. 37 traffic signal and Southport Road to the east […]

On Track Project Update: October 31, 2022

The new Southport Road interchange for the future I-69 is expected to open partially next month. Crews are connecting the new and old roadways and shifted Southport Road west of State Road 37 over the weekend. Expect new Southport Road traffic signals at S.R. 37 access points, Wellingshire Boulevard and the realigned Belmont Avenue to […]

On Track Project Update: October 24, 2022

Over the past year, large trucks have successfully moved more than one million cubic yards of earth for the future interstate system interchange at I-69 and I-465. It’s enough to fill a standard dump truck 100,000 times! To learn about I-69 by the numbers, see the Infographic on our Project Documents webpage. Crews are preparing […]

On Track Project Update: October 17, 2022

The permanent looping ramp for northbound S.R. 37 exiting onto County Line Road is now open! It splits off from northbound S.R. 37 traffic about a half mile further south. Crews expect to shift traffic on a portion of Southport Road west of State Road 37 this week following traffic signal construction at Wellingshire Boulevard […]

On Track Project Update: October 10, 2022

Get your holiday shopping started early in Artesian Square! Bobby Helms Boulevard, named for the “Jingle Bell Rock” singer, is now open for north-south traffic within the shopping center anchored by the Martinsville Kroger and Rural King. It’s one of two access roads honoring prominent figures in Martinsville history. Ruth Rusie Way, named after the […]

On Track Project Update: October 3, 2022

What does it take to rebuild a bridge from the ground up? What happened piece by piece over months with the Mann Road overpass can be understood in less than 2 minutes with this time-lapse video. Construction of the future I-69 interchange and lanes has closed Epler Avenue west of State Road 37. The detour […]

On Track Project Update: September 26, 2022

Late last week, crews opened the new Mann Road bridge over I-465 on the southwest side of Indianapolis. It is the fourth of five overpasses to be successfully replaced in phases since last year. The new bridges will allow for more lanes of I-465 to fit underneath. The I-69 Finish Line project includes about 8 […]