266th Street between Mt. Pleasant Road and Startsman Road is currently closed to all thru traffic for the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 72. The anticipated roadway opening date is Friday, December 2, 2022.
Local traffic will continue to have access to their homes, while thru traffic is asked to utilize the posted detour route of Mt. Pleasant Road, E. 256th Street, and Rulon Road.
Bridge 72 carries 266th St. over Cicero Creek.
Reason for Project
The bridge deck is experiencing deterioration and replacement is recommended.
Bridge Rehabilitation – The bridge deck and beams will be replaced. The bridge will be slightly widened to meet current shoulder and lane width standards.
Design Firm: DLZ Indiana
Inspection Firm: Hamilton Co. Highway Dept.
Contractor: Hoosier Pride Excavating
Construction Start Date: July 5, 2022
Construction Completion: December 2, 2022
Construction Cost: $1.6 million
Design and construction costs will be funded locally.