The Indiana Department of Transportation will pay $57.5 million for construction of a four-mile stretch of I-69 southwest of Bloomington.
45/46 Bypass contruction is scheduled to end in mid-November.
Travelers are looking for some relief from traffic delays.
Customers to the Hoosier Barbershop at 10th and the Bypass have had trouble accessing the business.
Job growth is positive in many sectors of Indiana's economy, according to a report from the Department of Workforce and Development.
Indiana has seen a boost in construction projects in the past year as companies and cities spend more money coming out of the financial downturn.
Other concepts for the park include a dog park, a splash pad, basketball courts, bocce ball courts, wooded walking trails, and community gardens.
Officials from INDOT broke ground on the section of Interstate 69 that will connect NSA-Crane with Monroe County just south of Bloomington.
Johnson County and other nearby counties are reporting the fastest start to housing construction in several years.
The city has created some temporary work-arounds to provide bicyclists and pedestrians easy access as construction continues.