US 231 lane restrictions in Tippecanoe County

WLFI File Photo
WLFI File Photo

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) –  Lane restrictions will begin this week on U.S. 231 in Tippecanoe County, said INDOT officials.

Crews will begin installing the temporary traffic signal for the new bridge construction over Little Wea Creek, just north of County Road 800 South, according to the Indiana Department of Transportation.

INDOT’s Debbie Calder said work will restrict traffic to one lane over the bridge controlled by a temporary traffic signal at this time.

Calder said the permanent traffic signal at the bridge is scheduled to be activated on Monday, July 7 for construction to begin. The one lane restriction is scheduled to last for 60 days.

The new bridge project on U.S. 231 was awarded to Milestone Contractors for $796,731. The entire project is scheduled for completion by May 30, 2015. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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