The Indiana Department of Transportation announces overnight lane closures along the I-80/94 corridor this week to restore the roadway to its normal lane configuration after ongoing bridge work at Kennedy Ave and SR 912/Cline Ave.
Eastbound I-80/94 will have lane closures between mile marker 2.2 and 4.0 from approximately 8 p.m. Thursday, October 14 to 5 a.m. Friday, October 15. One right lane will be closed after 8 p.m., two right lanes after 10 p.m., and three right lanes after 3 a.m.
Westbound I-80/94 will have lane closures between mile marker 6.2 and 3.0 from approximately 9 p.m. Friday, October 15 to 10 a.m. Saturday, October 16. One left lane will be closed after 9 p.m., two left lanes between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m., and three left lanes between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. Lane closures will continue in this area the following evening, with restrictions in place between approximately 8 p.m. Saturday, October 16 and 12 p.m. Sunday, October 17. One left lane will be closed after 8 p.m., two left lanes between 10 p.m. and 10 a.m., and three left lanes between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m.
All schedules are weather dependent and subject to change. INDOT urges drivers to stay alert near crews and follow traffic directions carefully. Motorists are encouraged to allow extra time when driving through this area and should slow down and drive distraction-free through all work zones.
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