Off road vehicles, like four wheelers, are part of many rural Indiana towns’ cultures, used for recreation and for utility purposes.
As gas prices fall to the lowest price in years, travel over the holiday weekend is expected to be very high.
Indiana and Kentucky will split the approximately $17 million cost for preliminary design work and an environmental review for the proposed crossing.
An influx of construction requests could drive prices up for municipalities across the state.
Gov. Pence says a focus on infrastructure means safer driving and more jobs.
Indiana had 16 fatalities linked to riding ATVS and nearly 250 accidents in 2015.
Since February city officials have been holding weekly video conferences with IPS, the meter manufacturers, to address the ongoing issues.
The Hoosier State Line runs from Indianapolis to Chicago.
Electric vehicles don’t pay into road funding the same way traditional vehicles do because they don’t pay fuel taxes.
Low fuel prices, a sold-out Indy 500 and warm temperatures could make Memorial Day weekend the busiest in years in Indiana.