The Indiana Department of Transportation announce U.S. 231 will have daily lane closures underneath I-74 beginning on or after Tuesday, May 29. The contractor will close one lane between the hours of 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. to saw cut and demolish the I-74 bridge deck. These closures are scheduled to last through the end of June.
This project includes replacing the decks on the bridges over Little Sugar Creek, Sugar Creek, the CSX Railroad, U.S. 231 and over Black Creek. ICC Group, Inc. was awarded the $14.6 million project. The contractor will be working on the I-74 westbound bridges during this year and on the eastbound bridges during the 2019 construction season. The contract completion date is scheduled in May of 2020.