INDOT ROAD WORK UPDATE: Sherman Minton Bridge, State Street & I-265 Interchange

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The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) continues work on 2 important roadway improvements this week here in New Albany.

Sherman Minton Bridge: The State will be closing a single lane on the Sherman Minton Bridge as part of the Sherman Minton Renewal Project this week to perform survey work. A single westbound lane closure will begin on Tuesday, April 23rd from 6am-3pm. A single eastbound lane will be closed on Wednesday, April 24 from 9am-6pm. Thursday, April 25th will be used as needed in case of weather or other delays. Learn more about this update at

State Street & 265 Improvement: INDOT is currently repainting the bridge and overpass on State Street over I-265. Traffic congestion is being caused due to the lane closures needed to safely complete this work. The City is currently working with the State of Indiana to shorten wait times by modifying the traffic measures that are in currently place. This work should be completed and fully open by the end of the month.