US 31 expected to close between Old Meridian Street and 136th Street on April 4

Crews plan to close US 31 between Old Meridian and 136th streets beginning after the evening rush hour on Friday, April 42014 (weather permitting), and the road is expected to reopen before Thanksgiving. The official detour route will direct motorists to Keystone Parkway. Pennsylvania and Illinois streets will serve as alternate routes for local access.Following the closure, INDOT will monitor traffic patterns and congestion. They will make necessary signal timing adjustments once traffic patterns stabilize. Click the graphic below for an enlarged view of the official detour route. For more information go to