- River Rd from U.S. 41 to Nugent Rd
- S. Green River Rd from 1-69 to Lynn Rd
- Old Henderson Rd from Duesner Rd to Golden Rule
- Seminary Rd from Duesner Rd to Golden Rule Rd
- Happe Rd from Duesner Rd to Old Henderson Rd
- King Rd from Old Henderson Rd to Happe Rd
- Hickory Ridge Rd from Old Henderson Rd to Happe Rd
- Golden Rule Rd from Old Henderson Rd to Seminary Rd
- Waterworks Rd from Veteran’s Memorial Pkwy. To Hwy. 41
The following roads are closed due to high water:
Beginning Wednesday, March 25, Theater Drive will be closed to all traffic east of the Green River Road intersection for approximately 100 feet for road reconstruction. Barricades with Road Closed signs will be placed on Theatre Drive east of Green River Road, and staggered barricades with Road Closed to Thru Traffic signs will be placed on Theatre Drive west of Galleria Dr.
This section of road will remain closed all day and all night for the duration of the project, which is expected to be two weeks weather permitting. Reconstructing the roadway will provide a more gradual transition for motorists from Green River Road on to Theater Drive. For more information, contact the City Engineer’s Office at (812) 436-4990.
CITY OF EVANSVILLE
MARCH 24, 2015
Road Closure: The Maryland Street bridge over Pigeon Creek will be closed until the end of the year for repairs per Deig Bros. Construction.
Roads Open: The high water is slowly receding & the following roads have reopened:
City Engineer outlines the 2015 road improvement schedule, including info on Evansville pothole repairs (VIDEO)
City Engineer Brent Schmitt reviews the City of Evansville 2015 road improvement schedule, including information on pothole repairs.
To report potholes contact the Street Maintenance Department at 812-435-6000, leave a message on the Citizens Concern Hotline at 812-436-7999 or tweet the location and photo via Twitter using #EvvPotholes.
Governor Mike Pence is proclaiming March 23-27, 2015 as Work Zone Awareness Week in Indiana. Work Zone Awareness Week marks the ceremonial start to highway construction season and intends to draw awareness to motorist and worker safety.
More than $1.3 billion will be invested in construction projects to build and maintain Indiana’s highways in 2015. As INDOT increases its focus on preservation, drivers will see more work on existing state highway roads and bridges. INDOT’s goal is to maximize both the safety and mobility of motorists and workers while maintaining as much access as possible to businesses, residents and emergency services.
INDOT is dedicated to continuously improving work zone safety for workers and motorists. Last year, 11 people were killed and more than 600 people were injured in Indiana highway work zones. Most of these injuries and deaths are caused by rear-end collisions, following too closely or making improper lane changes.
Beginning on Thursday March 19, lane closures will begin on Burkhardt Road and Virginia Street. These lane closures are part of the Burkhardt – Virginia intersection project. The lane closures that will begin on Thursday are as follows:
Boonville-New Harmony Road will be closed from Petersburg Road to Seib Road for road repair on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. This roadway will be closed to all but local traffic.
VANDERBURGH CO HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
MARCH 17, 2015