(HENDRICKS CO.) – The Indiana Department of Transportation announce the I-70 project will have overnight lane closures beginning next week. On Tuesday, October 13 through Thursday October 15 there will be various lane closures on I-70 westbound between State Road 39 (Exit 59) to State Road 267 (Exit 66) for asphalt patching operations. The closures will take place between 7 p.m. until 9 a.m. the following morning.
Milestone Contractors, L.P. was awarded this $43.9 million project that will rebuild the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-70 from one half of one mile west of S.R. 267 to Ronald Reagan Parkway and patch the interstate from just west of S.R. 267 to S.R. 39. The westbound lanes will be rebuilt this year with the eastbound lane construction occurring in 2021. The project is scheduled for completion in early summer of 2022.