From the Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Organization | July 11, 2019
Video: Big Check Presentations
In 2019, the MPO allocated $55.5 million in federal funding for State Fiscal Year 2024. In honor of this, five communities - Beech Grove, Fishers, Franklin, Hamilton County, and Indianapolis - were awarded big checks, which will support transportation projects throughout Central Indiana. View the video to see the presentations or, for more details, click here .
Fishers Targets Improvements Along Allisonville Road
Several ongoing projects, and more planned, are bringing improvements and potential development to the west side of Fishers. The MPO has contributed $7,836,188 in federal funding to Fishers, some of which will be utilized for a major intersection rebuild at 116th and Allisonville Rd. Read more here.
Full Closures Planned for I-65, I-70 on the south side of Indianapolis
INDOT will be closing parts of I-65 and I-70 in response to rain delays experienced in May and June. I-65 southbound from the South Split to I-465 starting July 12 at 9pm. The closure will last for 9 days and all lanes will reopen on Monday, July 22 by 6am. I-70 eastbound and westbound from I-465 to the South Split will be closed on July 26 at 9pm. The closure will last for 9 days and will reopen on Monday, August 5 by 6am. Click here for more information.
Webinar: Improving Intersection Safety for All Road Users
A Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) webinar will take place Friday, July 26, 12:30pm - 2pm, on how to make intersections safer for all road users. The webinar will feature examples from Pittsburgh and New York, along with information on an updated NCHRP design guide for bike and pedestrian safety at intersections and interchanges. To sign up, click here .
Check out the  MPO's Calendar  for upcoming meeting dates of the Indianapolis Regional Transportation Council and its Committees. All locations are accessible by public transportation.

  • Administrative Committee Meeting - July 26 at 8:30 am at IndyGo Board Room, 1501 W Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46222
  • Technical Committee Meeting  - August 7 at 9:00 am at MIBOR Realtor Association, 1912 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
  • Policy Committee Meeting - August 21 at 9:00 am at MIBOR Realtor Association, 1912 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46202