MERRILLVILLE, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the overnight closures of State Road 55 (Taft Street) about a mile north of U.S. 30 and just south of 73rd Avenue, on the evenings of Wednesday, July 24th and Thursday, July 25th. The closures are expected to be in place by 7:30 p.m. each night and lifted by 6 a.m. the following morning. Crews are replacing culverts.
Drivers wishing to travel north on SR 55 will be detoured east on U.S. 30, north on SR 53, west on 73rd Avenue, and back to SR 55. Drivers wishing to travel south on SR 55 will be detoured east on 73rd Avenue, south on SR 53, west on U.S. 30, and back to SR 55.
INDOT reminds drivers to use caution and consider worker safety when driving through a construction zone. For the latest road closures and news from INDOT, like us at www.Facebook.com/INDOTNorthwest and follow us at www.Twitter.com/INDOTNorthwest.
You can find traffic restriction information at www.trafficwise.IN.gov. Contact the LaPorte District toll free at 1-855-GO-INDOT.
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