INDOT to close Interstate 70 ramps in downtown Indianapolis

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Posted at 2:38 PM, Sep 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-20 14:38:48-04

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Department of Transportation crews will close several interchange ramps to Interstate 70 in downtown Indianapolis next week.

Around 4 a.m. Monday, crews will close the following ramps:

  • I-70 westbound to Meridian Street
  • I-70 eastbound to Meridian Street
  • Meridian Street to I-70 eastbound
  • Meridian Street to I-70 westbound

Motorists can take Harding or West streets to get on and off the interstate in both directions to and from downtown Indianapolis, according to a press release from INDOT.

Crews are closing the ramps to repair winter damage and joints as well as strengthening the ramps by doing a full depth patch, according to INDOT.

The ramps will remain closed until 6 a.m. Friday, according to the release.