I-65 To Reopen Early North Of Downtown Indy
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Department of Transportation says I-65 will reopen ahead of schedule as construction the interstate north of downtown Indianapolis has finished early.
I-65 on the northwest side and in downtown Indianapolis will open before the expected Aug. 5 deadline. Crews anticipate opening southbound lanes first at approximately 6 p.m. today, then open northbound lanes Saturday morning at approximately 6 a.m.— INDOT (@INDOT) August 3, 2018
If American Contracting & Services can complete the work and open all of I-65 before midnight on Saturday, they will get a $50,000 bonus, according to INDOT.
The construction project included work on seven bridges. The target date for completion of the project was Sunday, Aug. 5.