On Track Update: December 21, 2020

It’s been a year of major progress on I-69 Finish Line in Martinsville and Morgan County. The latest milestone came late last week when the new overpass connecting Egbert Road with Old State Road 37 opened to traffic. It’s the fourth new overpass completed and opened to traffic this year. The Grand Valley Boulevard overpass opened this summer and the Waverly and Perry road overpasses followed this fall.

On Track Update: December 14, 2020

The fire station at the corner of State Road 37 and Smith Valley Road was part of the land needed to build a future I-69 interchange at this location. The White River Township Fire Department saw it as an opportunity to respond to the community’s growth and to plan for the future.

On Track Update: December 7, 2020

Motorists need to stay alert and watch for changing traffic patterns in downtown Martinsville. To stay ahead of today’s rain and snow in the forecast, I-69 Finish Line crews worked over the weekend to complete their restriping of Morgan and Jefferson streets. The restriping means a literal change in direction for drivers using Jefferson Street and the reconfiguration of some downtown parking spaces.

On Track Update: November 30, 2020

Motorists need to stay alert and watch for changing traffic patterns in downtown Martinsville. To stay ahead of today’s rain and snow in the forecast, I-69 Finish Line crews worked over the weekend to complete their restriping of Morgan and Jefferson streets. The restriping means a literal change in direction for drivers using Jefferson Street and the reconfiguration of some downtown parking spaces.

On Track Update: November 23, 2020

On this week of giving thanks, we’re thankful for the hundreds of workers helping to get I-69 to the finish line. One of those workers has an exceptional story to share. Check out the included video to hear from Andrew Wright in his own words.

On Track Update: November 16, 2020

A new bridge highlights the most recent progress on I-69 Finish Line. The new bridge over S.R. 37 connecting Perry Road with Old S.R. 37 opened to traffic over the weekend. Motorists will notice more progress and should prepare for additional traffic changes as crews continue to complete several of the key 2020 improvements over the coming weeks.

On Track Update: November 9, 2020

Coming soon: new bridges! Work is nearing completion on three new bridges that will open to traffic in the coming weeks. The new bridge over State Road 37 at Perry Road will open first. It’s expected to open to traffic late this week. The new bridges over S.R. 37 for Waverly and Egbert roads are expected to open later this month.

On Track Update: November 2, 2020

Many motorists have heard about the closure of State Road 37 in Martinsville in 2021, but we’re sure there are questions about what to expect and how to get around. A new addition to the I-69 Finish Line website provides some answers. You’ll find updates, maps, frequently asked questions and more.

On Track Update: October 26, 2020

Drivers will begin seeing many of the 2020 improvements and projects wrapping up in the coming weeks as crews stay on track to reach the I-69 Finish Line. That includes the completion of work to widen State Road 39. Crews are improving S.R. 39 in advance of next year’s temporary closure of S.R. 37 in Martinsville.

On Track Update: October 19, 2020

Changing traffic patterns are expected in downtown Martinsville in the next couple of weeks. The I-69 Finish Line Project Team has been working closely with the City of Martinsville to accommodate the restriping work needed downtown to safely move more traffic during next year’s temporary closure of State Road 37 in Martinsville. The city’s ongoing water main improvement project provides a perfect opportunity for coordination.