IndyGo’s Red Line Project Begins Construction!

IndyGo’s Red Line Project Begins Construction

INDIANAPOLIS – Construction crews are preparing along Shelby Street to begin construction on the Red Line starting Monday, June 4. Construction will begin with roadway and sidewalk improvements along Shelby, and drivers will notice advance construction signage and some traffic pattern adjustments beginning as early as today, May 31. No lane restrictions are anticipated, but … Continued

Red Line Grant Signed, IndyGo Readies for Construction

INDIANAPOLIS – The Red Line Rapid Transit $75M Small Starts grant has been signed. With this step complete, IndyGo will work through final preparations to begin construction. “It is vital that IndyGo continue to be smart stewards of the public’s investment in bettering transit,” said IndyGo Board Chair, Danny Crenshaw. “Thanks to the hard work … Continued

Transit Talks Focus on Red Line Construction and February Service Improvements

INDIANAPOLIS (January 9, 2017) – IndyGo will host 9 Transit Talks in January and February to share information about the Red Line construction schedule, local route improvements, and next steps for other components of the Transit Plan. Transit Talk open houses beginning next week will be located along the Red Line corridor, where IndyGo staff … Continued

Upcoming Public Meetings

Prior to Red Line construction, IndyGo will host a series of public meetings in January and February 2018. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the construction schedule and meet the construction team. Additionally, IndyGo will also feature information about the other components of the Marion County Transit Plan. The meetings dates and locations can be … Continued

Red Line Contracts Awarded by IndyGo Board

INDIANAPOLIS – The IndyGo Board of Directors authorized the transit agency to enter into contract negotiations with two firms for the construction of Phase 1 of the Red Line rapid transit project. The site civil work including roadway and sidewalk construction will be carried out by Rieth-Riley Construction Company, Inc., and the station canopy construction … Continued

IndyGo hosts ‘Transit Talks’ in September

INDIANAPOLIS – IndyGo invites the public to stop by a casual ‘Transit Talk’ next month for updates on the Transit Plan, the Red Line, and to get any questions answered. ‘Transit Talk’ locations stretch from Broad Ripple to Fountain Square, where IndyGo staff will be available in the morning and early evening. These events provide … Continued

IndyGo is Moving Forward with Marion County Transit Plan Implementation

The Red Line rapid transit project continues with construction packages out to bid in August. There will be two packages: one for civil work and the other for station work. Vendors are invited to bid on one or both. The IndyGo Board of Directors anticipates approving the final bid(s) in October with a groundbreaking before … Continued

Interested in Bidding on Red Line Projects?

IndyGo will share details on the upcoming Red Line Rapid Transit System project including a timeline, procurement process, & bid packages. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) & the Indiana Department of Administration (IDOA) will provide details on business pre-qualifications & certifications related to the Red Line. Tuesday, June 27 11:00 AM (Presentation Begins at … Continued

Congress Approves $50M to Kick-Start Red Line Construction

INDIANAPOLIS – Early this week, a bipartisan recommendation for a government spending bill included funding for a portion of phase one of the Indianapolis Red Line rapid transit program. As of this afternoon, the spending plan passed through both houses of Congress, making the deal final. “Over the last several months, uncertainty regarding federal support … Continued