As the weather warms up, spring construction projects are underway throughout Fishers. The City of Fishers Engineering Department is working with each contractor to identify efforts to follow CDC guidelines. Infrastructure construction has been deemed as an essential activity by federal, state, and local executive orders. The Engineering Department has implemented new procedures to implement a no-contact inspection process for the safety of staff, residents, and contractors.
Current and upcoming road closures and lane restrictions include:
State Road 37The southbound lanes of State Road 37 are currently reduced from two lanes to one, beginning just north of 146th Street to approximately 1,500 feet south of 146th Street from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Right turns are permitted from southbound State Road 37 onto 146th Street.Beginning today, the northbound lanes of State Road 37 are reduced from two lanes to one, beginning just north of 141st Street to 146th Street from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A list of detours is available here.
Municipal DriveLane restrictions are in place on Municipal Drive behind the Hamilton East Public Library for construction of on-street parking. Construction is anticipated to be completed by the end of June.
North StreetNorth Street will be closed this week between Maple Street and Municipal Drive. Local access to businesses remains open.
Maple StreetThere is a lane restriction in effect on Maple Street this week between North Street and 116th Street. The restriction is anticipated to be lifted by Friday, April 3. Local access to businesses remains open.
96th Street96th Street between Sargent Road and Cumberland Road will be closed beginning April 2. During this time, the Sargent Road roundabout will be constructed, the bridge over Mud Creek will be replaced with a widened structure, and additional travel lanes will be added. Local access will remain open from Lantern Road to the River Life Church. The Sargent Road roundabout is anticipated to reopen in mid-June. 96th Street east of Sargent Road to Cumberland Road will remain closed and is anticipated to reopen in early November. The official detour route will direct drivers to use Lantern Road or Cumberland Road to 106th Street. View the detour map here.
136th Street 136th Street will be closed between Southeastern Parkway and Prairie Baptist Road beginning April 7. The road is anticipated to reopen on Friday, April 10.
116th StreetThe northernmost westbound lane of 116th Street between Lantern Road and Municipal Drive is currently restricted. Access remains open to local businesses along the route. A lane restriction is also in place on westbound 116th Street between Municipal Drive and Post Office Road for water main relocation.
Fishers Pointe BoulevardDaytime lane restrictions are in place on Fishers Pointe Boulevard between 116th Street and Fishers Center Drive.
Lantern RoadLantern Road remains closed to through traffic, beginning south of 116th Street to Fishers Pointe Boulevard, as part of the Downtown Infrastructure Improvement Project to improve the sanitary sewer underneath Lantern Road. Check out the project fact sheet to learn more.
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