Jan. 21, 2014 | Written by Chris Morisse Vizza
Lafayette drivers will spend one more year navigating around the construction barrels and torn-up pavement that have become part of the scenery on sections of Earl Avenue since July 2012.
Posted: 01/22/2014 at 7:25 pm
GOSHEN — The committee in charge of selecting a design-build team to remodel and renovate two Goshen schools has narrowed the pool of applicants from seven to three. At a meeting Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 22, the technical review committee chose The Hagerman Group of Fort Wayne, Ancon Construction of Goshen and Weigand Construction of Fort Wayne.
Posted: 01/22/2014 at 8:39 pm
By: Tom LoBianco (Associated Press)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A panel of Indiana lawmakers approved a proposed constitutional ban on gay marriage Wednesday night, setting up a battle in the full House of Representatives.
Posted: Thursday, January 23, 2014 5:42 am
Interest shown in part of Illiana INDIANAPOLIS -- Six groups that include investors, engineering firms and contractors have shown interest in designing, building and financing the Indiana portion of the Illiana Expressway.
The highway would connect Interstate 65 near Lowell with Interstate 55 south of Chicago.
Indiana Public Finance Director Kendra York says the state will review the teams' qualifications and announce a short list of finalists that will be invited to submit final proposals.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Illinois Gov. Patrick Quinn both support the project, saying it would promote economic development. Critics maintain the $1.3 billion road will have minimal impact on economic development and is too costly. The highway still needs federal approval.