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Infrastructure Projects

Construction Projects- Updated October 4, 2021


  1. Sample Road- Sample Road, east and west of SR 37 will be under construction in 2021 and 2022.  Force Construction is the contractor for the entire corridor.
  2. Fullerton Pike, Phase III-  The phase is finalizing design and will begin ROW after July 1, 2021.  Letting date is 7/12/2023.
  3. Hunters Creek Road - Phase II and III is under construction.  Milestone Contractors is the contractor.  Construction will be completed in 2022.
  4. Bicentennial Pathway Project- This project is Old SR 37 North to just past the fire station.  There will be bike lane and drainage improvements. Letting date is in the spring of 2022.
  5. Curry Pike/Smith Pike/Woodyard Road Intersection Improvement Project- Milestone Contractors is the contractor for this project.  Utilities will be relocated in 2021 with construction of the roundabout in 2022.
  6. Karst Farm Park Trail Extension: From Ellettsville to Woodyard Road was awarded the DNR Next Level Grant. Construction is to be completed by the end of 2022.
  7. Community Crossings Grant Projects- Monroe County Highway continues to submit in the grant calls for projects with paving and bridge projects.
  8. Stipp Road/Moores Creek Road Stormwater Project- Preliminary Engineering is being conducted, 90% complete. These projects are listed in the Long Range Stormwater Plan, Items #4 and #16.  Permits are being obtained at this time.  Monroe County is looking into different possibilities of funding sources.
  9. Vernal Pike Trail- Requested changes have been submitted to the railroad for review. 
  10. Baby Creek Stormwater Project- Project is finishing ROW acquisition. This project is listed in the Long Range Stormwater Plan, Item #3.  We are investigating different options for funding.
  11. Carmola Drive- This project is for the reconstruction of the roadway and drainage improvements. Working to see what options there are for funding.
  12. Lori Lane- This project is within our Cumulative Bridge program. Bids were opened and the Contractor will be Infrastructure Systems.  Construction will be the fall of 2021.
  13.  Industrial Park Drive/Vernal Pike Connector Road- Awarded construction funding for FY2022.  We are starting the ROW acquisition of this project. The project has included a roundabout at the intersection of Gates Drive and Profile Parkway.  Letting date for this project is 11/16/2022.
  14. Rockport Road, Bridge #308-   This bridge replacement project is under design. Monroe County was awarded construction funding for FY2025.
  15. Liberty Drive Connector path to the Karst Trail Greenway- This project is under design. The path will connect Liberty Drive to Constitution Avenue, to Curry Pike, to Sierra Drive, finishing at the Karst Trail.
  16. Baby Creek Road, Bridge #629- Awarded funding for construction in 2026.  Beam, Longest and Neff was awarded the project for design in July 2021.

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