INDOT hopeful to make holiday travel easier

Maneuvering around the construction may be difficult, and the state is suggesting drivers use I-465 west to I-70. (WISH Photo/Howard Monroe)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indiana Department of Transportation wants to help travelers during the Fourth of July weekend and will be posting travel time signs to seven permanent message signs throughout the state.

The following locations are:

  1. I-80/94 Borman Expressway eastbound at mile marker 12 in Gary, Ind.
  2. I-70 eastbound at mile marker 92 in Indianapolis, Ind.
  3. I-70 westbound at mile marker 68 in Plainfield, Ind.
  4. I-65 northbound at mile marker 2 in Clarksville, Ind.
  5. I-65 southbound at mile marker 104 in Indianapolis, Ind.
  6. I-65 northbound at mile marker 131 in Boone County
  7. I-65 southbound at mile marker 256 in Lake County

The time estimates that will be displayed for motorists will be based on road information from sensors and algorithms.

For more information on how to plan holiday travel in Indiana, click here. 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 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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