Last summer the
Indiana Department of Transportation re-paved Ind. 49 from U.S. Highway 12
to the Indiana Toll Road.
This summer: Ind.
49 from the Toll Road all the way south to U.S. Highway 30, as INDOT
announced after deadline on Tuesday.
The project is
expected to commence on Monday, April 24, and to be completed sometime late
in August, INDOT said.
As happened last
year, INDOT will close one lane in each directionÑsouth- and
northboundÑwhile crews mill the old road surface and then replace it with
expect periodic delays and allow extra time for trips through this area,”
INDOT said. “Drivers are urged to pay close attention to the signs in the
work zones, obey the posted speed limits, and be on the alert for workers
contract has been awarded to Walsh & Kelly Inc., INDOT added. Contract
price: $3.9 million.