Road Updates

Park East Blvd Vectren will be closing Park East Boulevard at McCarty Lane, Wednesday November 30th to Friday December  2nd. The detour will be Mezzanine Drive. The closure is for the installation of a gas line.
Contact: Anthony Mellado 812-213-5261 Meade

November 30th - December 2nd
Sagamore Parkway
Southbound traffic will be allowed between Kossuth Street and Teal Road
o One through lane will be maintained, with right & left turns allowed at McCarty Lane and Main Street

Northbound traffic will be maintained between Teal Road and Kossuth Street
o One through lane will be maintained, with right & left turns allowed at McCarty Lane and Main Street

McCarty Lane will be open to east and west traffic.
o Currently only eastbound traffic is allowed to cross Sagamore Parkway

Left turns onto Sagamore Parkway will be allowed for eastbound & westbound traffic at Kossuth Street, McCarty Lane, and Main Street / SR 38.

Traffic will not be allowed to cross the median within the work zone except at McCarty Lane and Main St. / SR 38.
o This is to protect the workers within the median work zone.
October 12 - mid November
Greenbush St & Elmwood Ave The intersection of Greenbush Street and Elmwood Avenue in Lafayette is set to CLOSE starting on or about Monday, October 3, 2016. This closure is part of a large city stormwater initiative, and will include installing a 60” sewer pipe under the intersection that will tie into an existing pipe located at 27th Street. The intersection closure will last approximately 10 weeks. The detour for this area will include Melbourne, Vinton and 29th streets. See attached detour map for details. Please use caution in this area and watch for signage. Plan your route and allow extra time for detour and increased traffic. Thank you for your patience as we work to improve city-wide stormwater efficiency.
Contacts:  Jared Weber, 317-646-2064, Bowen Engineering
                 Brad Talley , 765-807-1810, City of Lafayette Water Pollution Control Department

October 3rd - mid December
Sagamore Parkway
Restore Sagamore Parkway Phase 1 remains one way northbound from Teal Road to Kossuth Street for the duration of that project.
Please visit for the latest information on these projects.

Sagamore Parkway On or After April 7th Milestone Contractors will be closing the southbound lane of Sagamore Parkway between Teal Road and Kossuth Street for the next phase of the Restore Sagamore project. Sagamore Parkway will be NORTHBOUND ONLY between Teal Road and Kossuth Street. Two detours are possible with this closure. One detour option utilizes Teal Road, South 26th Street, Earl Avenue and Kossuth Street. The second detour option utilizes Creasy Lane and South Street. Follow the detour signs closely and plan your route to allow for more time and increased traffic in this area. For the latest traffic updates and more information about the Restore Sagamore project go to

Contact: Ethan Cinatl 412-0933 Milestone Contractors LP

April 7th - Spring 2017
2nd Street

Work begins on the much-anticipated Old National Bank headquarters/MARQ development project. Edwards-Rigdon Construction Company will be closing the current south bound lane, the right turn lane and west side sidewalk of 2nd Street from Main Street to Columbia Street beginning Wednesday January 27th, 2016. This is for the demolition of a building and the construction of a new building. Use caution and watch for the signs, barricades and fencing. Restrictions will remain through the duration of the construction period until project completion, which is expected in February 2018.

Contact : Brad Clark 317-363-9450 Edwards-Rigdon

January 2016-February 2017
Sagamore Parkway

For latest information visit

Contractor: Rieth Riley Construction Co.

Contact: Office (765) 447-2324 or Mike Rominger (765) 656-4612

City Contact: Randy Loft (765) 479-1412