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Indiana, Kentucky Governors Launch I-69 Ohio River Crossing Project

July 1, 2016 - in Bridges, Projects

Henderson, KY – Indiana Governor Mike Pence and Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin today signed a Memorandum of Agreement to launch the I-69 Ohio River Crossing project. The states announced a combined commitment of about $17 million in their capital plans to…

Gary Charter School Awarded LEED Silver

GARY, Ind., May 12, 2016—The Board of the Charter School of the Dunes and LEE Companies announced that the Charter School of the Dunes, a 66,000-square-foot…

The Ohio River Bridges Project Enters Busy Closing Phase

March 28, 2016 - in Bridges, Construction, Projects

With the end of the project in sight, 2016 promises to be a busy, final year of construction for the Downtown Crossing portion of the Ohio River Bridges…

$200 million Repair Plan on the Indiana Toll Road Commences

March 17, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate, Roads

The Indiana Toll Road has begun work on a $200 million pavement rehabilitation project, which will become the largest undertaking in the Toll Road’s 60-year history. The two-year project will rebuild 70 miles of roadway — between Portage, Ind., and Elkhart,…

Indiana Passes $1B Highway and Bridge Funding Legislation

March 15, 2016 - in Financial, Transportation

The Indiana Legislature has approved more than $1 billion for a two-year infrastructure funding package to be used on road and bridge projects without an increase in gas and cigarette taxes. Funding sources include federal money, a state reserve transfer ($490.1…

Indiana’s First Diverging Diamond Receives ‘Academy Award’ of Engineering

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces the Diverging Diamond Interchange at Interstate 69 and State Road 1 in Fort Wayne has earned Indiana’s highest engineering honor. During the 2016 Engineering Excellence Awards yesterday, hosted by the American…

Interactive Map Lets Hoosiers Track Road And Bridge Projects

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced today that the agency launched an online, interactive tool that allows Hoosier taxpayers to find quickly what road and bridge projects are planned where they live and all across Indiana with just a couple…

Gov. Beshear Announces Downtown Bridge to be Named for Abraham Lincoln

December 7, 2015 - in Bridges, Construction, Corporate

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Governor Steve Beshear today announced that the new Ohio River bridge between Kentucky and Indiana in downtown Louisville will be named the Abraham Lincoln Bridge – connecting, as it does, the states of Lincoln’s birth and raising.…

Indiana Governor Proposes a $1 Billion Road Investment

October 14, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

Indianapolis, Oct. 13, 2015—Governor Mike Pence today unveiled his 21st Century Crossroads proposal, a plan that will make $1 billion in new road funding available over the next four years without raising taxes. 21st Century Crossroads would put the Indiana…

I-65 Downtown Bridge to Open Ahead of Schedule

October 13, 2015 - in Bridges, Construction, Corporate

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 12, 2015 – Speaking from the deck of the new Interstate 65 bridge in downtown Louisville, Gov. Steve Beshear announced today the bridge will open to two-way traffic ahead of schedule. “In January, I stood at the base of this massive…