Public open house on March 25

The public is invited to attend the final open house for The New US 31 Hamilton County project on March 25. Project team members will be available to answer questions and provide updates. Representatives from the cities of Carmel and Westfield will also provide an overview of their respective projects.

Wednesday, March 25
Carmel High School, Freshman Cafeteria
520 E. Main Street, Carmel
5:30 to 8 p.m., Presentation at 6 p.m.
Use door 13

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 1255-2015 OpenHouse_Flier_V5


About the Project

The New US 31 Hamilton County project will upgrade US 31 to freeway standards from I-465 at the Marion-Hamilton County line, through Carmel and Westfield to State Road 38. Upgrading the 13 miles of existing highway between I-465 and SR 38 to Federal freeway standards will be, in terms of dollars, the largest and most aggressive road project ever attempted in Hamilton County. The New US 31 Hamilton County project is intended to reduce congestion, improve safety and provide continuity of commerce and regional travel for a US highway that stretches from Michigan to Alabama. Work on three congested sections of US 31 is underway, and when completed, travel time between Indianapolis and South Bend is expected to decrease by about 30 minutes. Construction began in 2011 and, with the accelerated schedule, the entire corridor is expected to open to traffic between I-465 and SR 38 by December 2015.


March 4, 2015

Overnight lane restrictions on US 31 near I-465, 3/4 and 3/5:

Feb. 27, 2015

US 31 lane restrictions between 96th St. and I-465 on 3/2 and 3/3 between 9p-6a:

Jan. 29, 2015

Lane restrictions on NB and SB US 31 near 191st St. 1/29-1/30: Reply HELP for help, STOP to quit.

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