INDOT Announces Upcoming Closure of Progress Way Bridge

Progress Way Bridge

CLARKSVILLE, IN (March 11, 2024) – Indiana Department of Transportation contractor E&B Paving, Inc. is scheduled to close Progress Way over I-65 to begin bridge rehabilitation work on or after Monday, March 18, near Clarksville.

The bridge is located just west of U.S. 31 and is expected remain closed for up to 11 weeks, weather permitting. Crews will begin to place signage in the area prior to the start of construction. During the closure, motorists should use the official detour route which follows U.S. 31 to Lewis and Clark Pkwy to Greentree Blvd to Veterans Pkwy to Sam Gwin Blvd to Progress Way.

This project is part of a $22.9 million contract awarded to E&B Paving in October 2023. The contract includes a total of 11 projects. INDOT reminds drivers to slow down, use extra caution and avoid distractions when traveling near work zones. All work is weather-dependent and schedules are subject to change.

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