Asphalt resurface begins next week in Jefferson and Scott Counties

JEFFERSON/SCOTT CO. — Indiana Department of Transportation contractor E&B Paving Inc. plans to begin work next week on a $3.7 million asphalt resurfacing project on State Road 56 in Jefferson and Scott Counties. 

On or after Monday, August 1, motorists should anticipate lane closures with flagging between S.R. 62 near Hanover and the north junction of S.R. 3 near Blocher as crews complete patching, milling, and paving. 

The contract was awarded in February and has a completion date of October 31, 2022. INDOT reminds drivers to slow down, avoid distractions, and consider worker safety when traveling through active construction zones. All work is weather-dependent and schedules are subject to change.

SR 56 - Scott/Jefferson Co.