The Columbus State Road 46/State Road 11 overpass is officially open! Officials from the City of Columbus, Bartholomew County, INDOT, Louisville & Indiana Railroad, Cummins Inc. and Milestone Contractors gathered with citizens on Wednesday, September [...]
All lanes of the overpass are now open and in use. Final paving and finishing touches are now underway. View our latest images in the Photo Gallery to see the completed overpass.
Progress continues on the Railroad Overpass Project, with the eastbound lanes opening to traffic on June 26. Westbound lanes are expected to open in late July. View the photo gallery below to see progress [...]
On Friday, June 26, Mayor Lienhoop and his family were the first to take a ceremonial trip across the State Road 46 overpass. Special thanks to the Columbus Fire Department for driving the Mayor across in the 1937 Stutz Fire Engine, Columbus Police Department, City of Columbus Engineering Department, Columbus Redevelopment and Milestone Construction for their assistance in making this ceremonial first trip a reality.
The City of Columbus and Indiana Department of Transportation have announced that beginning Friday June 26, eastbound traffic on State Road 46 began using the new route and the new overpass over the Louisville and Indiana Railroad. Also on that date, State Road 11 re-opened for traffic and all lanes on the 3rd Street Bridge re-opened.
Thanks to our friends at Columbus Fire Department for the latest drone video of progress on the Overpass Project. Video was taken on June 19, 2020.