The Connection

The Indiana Department of Transportation and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet are committed to improving the I-69 corridor by constructing the I-69 Ohio River Crossing (I-69 ORX).

I-69 ORX is a key, final connection of I-69 between Evansville, Indiana and Henderson, Kentucky.

It’s divided into three sections for construction.

Section 1: Kentucky

Work is underway on the Kentucky approach with improvements extending from KY 425 to US 60.

Section 2: I-69 Bridge

Construction on the new river crossing, a bi-state project, is expected to begin in 2027.

Section 3: Indiana

The contract for the Indiana
approach is expected to
be awarded in 2023 with
construction to begin in 2024.

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Project News

Lane Closures Scheduled to Accommodate Setting Beams

Concrete beams are for the new US 41 NB bridge over 2nd Street/KY 351 As progress continues on Section 1 of the I-69 Ohio…

Adams Lane Bridge: More Extensive Repairs are Needed

Bridge will temporarily reopen to traffic before closing for longer-term repairs More extensive repairs are being planned for the Adams Lane bridge over US…

Schedule Update: Closures on KY 351 and US 41 Next Week

Crews are building a new overpass in the area Lane closures are expected next week on KY 351 at the US 41 overpass as…

Adams Lane Bridge Scheduled to Close Next Week

The bridge is expected to be closed through October Drivers in Henderson need to prepare for an extended bridge closure and lane closure to…

Overnight Lane Closures on KY 351 This Week

KY 351 reduced to one lane with flaggers in the area Lane closures are expected overnight this week on KY 351 at the US…

INDOT to host DBE Regional Forum

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about the upcoming ORX project and other projects in theVincennes district! Attendees will be able to network with…