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TRANSPORTATION  PROJECTS

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Road Projects
 
82nd Street Widening and Improvement 
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
ST-07-017A $14.5M March 2018 Fall 2019
Project Description

Continuing the work done between Hague and Lantern roads, DPW Project ST-07-017A will add a travel lane in each direction to E 82nd Street between Lantern and Fall Creek roads. The reconstruction will also include street resurfacing and improvements to drainage infrastructure, sidewalks and curbs and ADA-compliant access ramps to increase commuter and pedestrian safety. A closure of up to 60 days is expected along E 82nd Street in the project area in Spring 2019.​

 
Bridgeport Road and Morris Street Intersection 
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
TS-29-002 $1.5M Spring 2018 Fall 2018
Project Description Fac​t​ Sheet​
DPW is designing a roundabout project to improve traffic flow at the Bridgeport/Morris intersection in Wayne Township. Currently, eastbound and westbo​und traffic can cause backups especially during peak work commute hours.
 
 

Ameriplex Parkway Extension, From State Road 67 to Mann Road Study

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
SY-15-205 N/A N/A N/A

Project Documents

5/11/17- Open House Documents
Map
Additional Project InformationAmeriplex Extension Typical Sections.pdf

DPW is currently studying alternative alignments for connecting Ameriplex Parkway at Kentucky Avenue to Southport Road at Mann Road. The goal is provide a continuous east-west thoroughfare across southern Marion County, and better traffic movement to support existing and anticipated development in Decatur Township. This is study is a part of the Marion County Thoroughfare Plan


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Michigan St 2-Way Conversion/West St Improvement

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
ST-25-091 $7M In Construction Spring 2018
Project Description Fa​ct Sheet

 The Indianapolis Department of Public Works will convert the existing one-way Michigan Street through IUPUI’s campus to a two-way street, from West Street to White River Parkway. The work mirrors a similar project on New York Street to calm traffic.

The project will include a two-way, mostly off-street bicycle lane and improvements to the Michigan Street/West Street intersection.

 
 

  38TH STREET, EMERSON AVENUE TO ARLINGTON AVENUE RESURFACING

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
RS-13-005 $2M Spring 2017 Fall 2017
Project Description Fact Sheet

Plans to repair 38th Street, from Emerson Avenue to Arlington Avenue, include the removal of old pavement through milling, base repairs, drainage improvements, and resurfacing. This project received funding from the Community Crossings Grant which covered 50% of the cost, and the additional cost will come from local funding.


38TH STREET, TACOMA AVENUE TO SHERMAN DRIVE RESURFACING

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
RS-17-604 $780,000 Fall 2017 Winter 2017
Project Description Fact Sheet

Plans to repair 38th Street, fromTacoma Avenue to Sherman Drive, include the removal of old road pavement, base repairs to the street, and the resurfacing of approximately 5 lane miles. This resurfacing project is currently in design, and will potentially  bid in August  2017.

 

 

Mann Road and Southport Road Intersection Improvements
Project Number MPO Awarded Funding Design Start Construction start
ST-44-002 538,263 2018 2022
Project Description

In the spring of  2017, the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), awarded funding to DPW to improve the safety of the Mann Road/Southport Road intersection in 2022. Both road realignment  and traffic signal improvements will be looked at during design. DPW plans to begin design for this project next year.  

 
25TH STREET FROM CENTRAL AVENUE TO KEYSTONE AVENUE ROAD AND SIDEWALK REHAB PROJECT
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
ST-18-073 $1.77M Spring 2018 Fall 2018
Project Description Fact Sheet​​
The scope of the 25th Street project includes the rehabilitation of existing sidewalks and pavement, and also new sidewalk installation to provide continuous pedestrian connectivity. 

S EMERSON AVE WIDENING (CO LINE -- STOP 11 ROAD)
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
ST-47-041 $10.8M 2023 2023
Project Description Fact Sheet​​​
A partnership with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Organization, DPW Project ST-47-041 will include the addition of two travel lanes in each direction along Emerson Avnue, generally between Stop11 Road and County Line Road. This project will also include sidewalks on both sides of the roadway, as well as new traffic signals.

 
 
 
Bridge Projects
 
 

Fox Hill and Grandview Bridge over Crooked Creek

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
BM-10-076 $1.5M In Construction June 2018
Project Description

The project consists of the rehabilitation of the Fox Hill and the Grandview Drive bridges over Crooked Creek in Marion County. This entails the removal of the existing structures and their replacement.

 
 

30th Street Bridge over Little Eagle Creek

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
BM-16-075 $1M In Construction Fall 2018
Project Description

DPW will rehabilitate the bridge located between Eagledale Drive and Merchants Drive. During construction there will be single lane restrictions for both directions of traffic.

 
 
 
 

OLIVER AVENUE AND MCCARTY STREET BRIDGE REHABILITATION

Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
BM-31-074/075 $5.8M Spring 2018 Summer 2019
Project Documents​ Fact Sheet
Oliver Avenue Plans
McCarty Plans
Environmental Document

Future plans to rehabilitate the existing structure include replacement of exposed reinforcement bars on the underside of the bridge, repairing areas of deterioration, and also correcting the poor drainage and concrete surrounding the structure. Plans also include widening the existing roadway on the McCarty Street Bridge.

 
 
New Augusta Road Bridge over Little Eagle Creek
Rehabilitation
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
BM-02-063 $196,300 May 2017 June 6, 2017
Project Documents New Augusta Road over Little Eagle Creek Bridge Rehabilitation.pdf
The rehabilitation of the New Augusta bridge over Little Eagle Creek, included the replacement of the bridge’s superstructure, approach railing, and pavement.  Construction is complete, and New Augusta Road, from 79th Street and 71st Street is open. 
 
 
 Central Avenue and College Avenue Bridges
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
BM-18-081 $7M Spring 2017 Fall 2018
Project Documents Central Avenue Bridge Project.pdf

This project includes the replacement of the Central Avenue bridge and rehabilitation of the College Avenue bridge. During the winter 2017 Central Avenue bridge over Fall Creek as a safety precaution for both motorists and pedestrians. Replacement of this bridge will begin this spring, and construction will be completed by fall 2018. While the Central Avenue bridge is under construction, the College Avenue bridge will not be closed.

Plans for this project include a new  infrastructure for both bridges which can increase commuter and pedestrian safety along the bridge. 

  
 
Capitol Avenue Bridge
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
BM-25-019 1.7M In Construction Winter 2017
Project Description
The Capitol Avenue bridge will be reconstructed with plans to replace the superstructure and bridge span. This bridge is now open to traffic, but occasional lane closures will occur in the left turn lane and/or the bike lane due to ongoing constuction underneath the bridge. 
 
 
 
Connectivity Projects 
 
 
Hague Road Sidewalk Installation from Hoonen Drive South to Kilmer Lane
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
CW-13-005 $852,790 February 2018 Summer 2018
Project Description Fact Sheet ​
​New sidewalks will be installed on the west side of Hague Road from Hoone Drive South to 71st Street, and from Red Cliff to Blue Creek South Drive. Sidewalks will also be installed on the east side of Hague Road , from Copperfield Drive to the south entrance of Lawrence Central High School and on both sides of HAgue Road from Cardinal Cove Drive South.

Additional sidewalks outside of the scope of this project will be installed along Hague Road as part of the Upper Blue Creek Drainage Improvemen project
 
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 Pleasant Run Greenway Enhancement
Project Number Construction Cost Project Status Estimated
Construction
ST-33-010 $1.25M In Design 2019
Project Documents Fact Sheet​
Pleasant Run Aerial Display​

 Johnson Road Trail
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
ST-13-023 $775,000 April 2020 November 2020
Project Description Fact Sheet​

As a part of the Full Circle Greenways Master Plan the Johnson Road Trail was identified as a way to provide northeast residents with a safer means of access to the Fall Creek Greenway.
This project will also allow connectivity to the Monon Trail, the Indianapolis Cultural Trail, White River Greenway, and the Pleasant Run Greenway.

The trail will extend from the 71st Street/Johnson Road intersection to 65th Street, and will connect to the Skiles Test nature park and trails.

 
 
 
 56th Street Multi-Use Path From Raceway
 
 
Road to Eagle Creek Reservoir
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
ST-06-064 $1.5 M 2018 N/A
Project Description Fact Sheet

This project plans to construct a 12-foot asphalt multiuse trail, that will continue through the area between 56th Street and the Eagle Creek Golf Course, from the intersection of 56th Street and Raceway Road.

 
 
 
Washington Street & Warman, Belmont,
 
 
Arsenal, and Linwood Pedestrian Improvements
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
TR-25-001 $814,450 Spring 2017 Fall 2017
Project Description

Project Area 1

Project Area 2 

Project Area 3

Pedestrian improvements along Washington Street, the above intersections, and a 1/2 mile radius around the intersections. Includes the installation of new pedestrian crosswalk warning signs, special warning signs, and an upgrade to pedestrian curb ramps.
 
 
25th and Delaware Pedestrian Improvements
Project Number Construction Cost Construction Start Construction Complete
TR-18-001 $670,940 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Project Description

 Project Area

 Install new pedestrian crosswalk warning signs, flashing beacons, special warning signs, upgrade pedestrian curb ramps and refuge areas at areas of high conflict between pedestrians and vehicular traffic

 


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