$164M contract to build I-69 in Martinsville
MARTINSVILLE, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation has awarded Walsh Construction Company II LLC a $164.8 million contract to transform six miles of State Road 37 into Interstate 69. Walsh’s proposal was the lowest price among four responsive bids and $7.8 million below estimate.
This is the second major contract award for I-69 Finish Line, representing a state and federal construction investment in Martinsville totaling more than $186 million to date.
I-69 Finish Line Project Office Opens
A new I-69 Finish Line project office recently opened at 7851 Waverly Rd., Martinsville, IN 46151. The project team will staff the office Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. and by appointment. The public may also interact with the project by:
- Visiting I69FinishLine.com to learn more and subscribe to project e-newsletters.
- Following I-69 Finish Line on Facebook, Twitter (@I69FinishLine) and Instagram (@I69FinishLine). Users who followed I-69 Section 6 on social media don’t need to take any action. They’re automatically following the new I-69 Finish Line pages.
- Texting “INDOT Finish” to 468311 for text message alerts.
- Asking questions or reporting a concern by calling 855-INDOT4U (855-463-6848) or visiting indot4u.com.
Learn about highway work zones and other traffic alerts at indot.carsprogram.org, 1-800-ROAD (7623) or 511 from a mobile phone.
About Next Level Roads
“In Indiana, the Crossroads of America is more than a motto; it’s our mission.”
– Governor Eric Holcomb
Next Level Roads is Governor Eric J. Holcomb’s initiative to elevate Indiana’s economic competitiveness and quality of life for all Hoosiers through investment in transportation infrastructure. This sustainable, data-driven plan dedicates more than $30 billion over the next 20 years to improving the conditions of existing roads and bridges – both state and local, finishing major projects, and building for the future. Next Level Roads is enhancing Indiana’s position as a leader in freight and logistics and empowering cities, towns and counties to build communities that attract jobs and talent. Learn more about Next Level Roads at in.gov/indot.