TRAFFIC UPDATES

Three local roads to close Monday at S.R. 37 north of Martinsville

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (Oct. 13, 2020) – Some access roads are closing as new connections are made along the I-69 Finish Line corridor. Access to S.R. 37 from Old State Road 37, Big Bend Road and Whiteland Road will be closed on or after Monday, Oct. 19 north of Martinsville.

Daytime S.R. 37 traffic stoppages next week for I-69 bridge work

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (Sept. 18, 2020) – Watch for intermittent daytime traffic stoppages on State Road 37 next week as large concrete beams are delivered for two new bridges that are part of I-69 Finish Line. S.R. 37 traffic should slow down and be prepared for daytime traffic stoppages of up to 20 minutes each.

Daytime S.R. 37 lane closures begin next week in Morgan County

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (Sept. 11, 2020) – Drivers should slow down and watch for temporary daytime lane closures starting next week on State Road 37 from Martinsville to S.R. 144. I-69 Finish Line contractors will be paving the road and strengthening the northbound shoulder. Ongoing I-69 construction will close several local roads in Morgan County.

Closure of Whiteland Road access east of S.R. 37 scheduled Tuesday

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (Sept. 4, 2020) – Large concrete beams are scheduled for installation over S.R. 37 next week for the new Waverly Road bridge. Between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. on Wednesday and Thursday nights, traffic stoppages of up to 20 minutes will allow cranes to lift the large concrete beams into place over the highway.

S.R. 37 lane closures, nighttime traffic stops for Perry Road bridge beams

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (Aug. 25, 2020) – Drivers should watch for lane closures and nighttime rolling stops on State Road 37 north of Martinsville. Contractors plan to install large structural beams this week for a new bridge at Perry Road. Starting around 7 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday nights, 20-minute traffic stoppages will allow cranes to lift the large concrete beams into place over the highway.

Bridge beam installation to impact S.R. 37 north of Martinsville

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (Aug. 11, 2020) – Drivers should watch for lane closures and nighttime rolling stops on State Road 37 north of Martinsville. Contractors plan to install large structural beams this week for a new bridge near Egbert Road.
Starting around 7 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday nights, 20-minute traffic stoppages will allow cranes to lift the large concrete beams into place over the highway.

S.R. 144 traffic signal activation scheduled Thursday at Old S.R. 37/Waverly Park Rd.

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (July 29, 2020) – Weather permitting, crews plan to turn on a temporary traffic signal on Thursday at the State Road 144 intersection with Old S.R. 37/Waverly Park Road, which is just west of S.R. 37. S.R. 144 traffic should stay alert in the area as drivers adjust to the new traffic pattern.

Bridge beams to be installed over S.R. 37 north of Martinsville

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (July 28, 2020) – Drivers should slow down and watch for traffic changes this week on State Road 37 north of Martinsville. Trucks are scheduled to deliver large bridge beams on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons to the outside shoulder near Henderson Ford Road.

New S.R. 144 traffic signals scheduled to be activated Thursday at Mann Rd./Centenary Dr.

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (July 15, 2020) – Crews plan to change pavement markings and traffic signals on Thursday at two State Road 144 intersections near the Morgan/Johnson county line. A new traffic signal will be turned on at the S.R. 144 intersection where Mann Road meets Centenary Drive in Morgan County.

Mahalasville Rd. to close south of S.R. 37 on or after July 6

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (July 2, 2020) – Another long-term road closure will soon begin in Martinsville to rebuild and realign Mahalasville Road in preparation for major I-69 interchange construction next year. Mahalasville Road south of State Road 37 is scheduled to close to through traffic on or after Monday, July 6. The closure is expected to continue through fall.

S.R. 37 southbound to be shifted across median in Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (June 5, 2020) – Drivers should prepare for a new traffic pattern on State Road 37 at the S.R. 39 interchange. On or after Monday, June 8, I-69 Finish Line contractors plan to shift southbound traffic across the center median at the S.R. 39 interchange. S.R. 37 southbound will merge into one lane before crossing the median.

Pavement patching on S.R. 39 at S.R. 37 interchange

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (June 4, 2020) – Expect overnight closures this week for pavement patching at the State Road 39/Morton Avenue interchange at S.R. 37. On Thursday night, Rogers Road is scheduled to close at the median crossover between northbound and southbound S.R. 39.

Paving on Grand Valley Boulevard this week

MARTINSVILLE (May 26, 2020) – Shoppers should watch for flaggers and short traffic delays this week on Grand Valley Boulevard in Martinsville from Walmart to the new bridge over State Road 37. Paving crews are scheduled to lay the surface layer as weather allows starting Tuesday, May 27.

Old S.R. 37 to close north of Maple Turn Road

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (May 21, 2020) – State Road 37 access to Old S.R. 37 north of Maple Turn Road is scheduled to close permanently starting Thursday afternoon, May 21. Drivers may use the improved Myra Lane and Old S.R. 37 south of Maple Turn Road to access S.R. 37.

Early morning road closures of S.R. 37 and S.R. 252

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (May 19, 2020) — Drivers can expect overnight road closures near the intersection of State Road 37 and S.R. 252 to allow Duke Energy and their contractors to remove and install electric wires across roadways in the area. Closures are expected early Wednesday and Thursday mornings between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m.

Changing traffic patterns at SR 39 and Morton Ave.

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (April 24, 2020) – Drivers should expect flaggers and changing traffic patterns at the State Road 39 and Morton Avenue intersection next week. Traffic will shift to allow crews to remove the median island and repave the area. The work is expected to begin on or after Monday, April […]

S.R. 37 rolling closures to move heavy equipment

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (April 23, 2020) — Between Thursday and May 1 there will be several rolling closures on State Road 37 to allow crews to move and reposition construction cranes. The rolling closures will be intermittent between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. and will last approximately 10 minutes each.

Rolling closures on S.R. 37 at Henderson Ford Road Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (April 20, 2020) – There will be a series of rolling closures on S.R. 37 at Henderson Ford Road to allow crews to move cranes. The rolling closures will occur on both northbound and southbound S.R. 37 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

S.R. 37 traffic patterns changing south of S.R. 39 interchange

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (April 17, 2020) – On or after Monday, April 20, traffic on S.R. 37 south of Martinsville is changing. Northbound S.R. 37 from Indian Creek will open to two lanes. The left lane will carry northbound through traffic, and the right lane will exit onto S.R. 39. Traffic on southbound S.R. 37 will be moved to the right lane just south of S.R. 39 so crews can work in the median.

For safety reasons, left turns prohibited at S.R. 37 and Perry Road

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (April 15, 2020) – For the safety of motorists and crews working in the area, left turns will be prohibited at the State Road 37 intersection with Perry Road. Concrete barriers and construction equipment limit driver visibility in the area. The change will begin on or after Wednesday, April 15.

Waverly Road access to S.R. 37 closes next week

MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. (April 8, 2020) — Waverly Road access to and from State Road 37 will permanently close on or after Tuesday, April 14. The official detour for local traffic will follow Big Bend Road and Old S.R. 37.  The full closure will allow crews to begin earthwork on the approaches to the new Waverly Road overpass.

Three Martinsville streets to close Thursday

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (April 7, 2020) — Bill’s Boulevard and Northwest Avenue are scheduled to close at Ohio Street for 1-2 days beginning 6 a.m. Thursday. Also on Thursday, Birk Road is scheduled to close at Grand Valley Boulevard for about three weeks. Access remains open to all drug stores and restaurants offering take-out service.