The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the closure for a bridge deck overlay project on State Road 243 over I-70 is pushed back to on or after Tuesday, July 25. The contractor will be overlaying the bridge deck over the interstate. The roadway is scheduled to reopen on August 30, 2017.
The detour utilizes U.S. 40, U.S. 231 and I-70.
This bridge deck overlay and superstructure replacement project was awarded to Wabash Valley Asphalt for $1.5 million. This contract also includes resurfacing S.R. 243 from State Road 42 to one half of one mile north of I-70 and overlaying the deck on the bridge over Fall Creek. This project is scheduled for completion on September 15 of this year.