Some property owners say Interstate 69 construction has damaged their springs and the water is no longer drinkable.
The governor says finding public-private partnerships to finish the road will rank above most other priorities for INDOT.
There are several sizeable cracks in the asphalt just south of the Patoka River Bridge on the Pike/Gibson County Line.
Monroe and Morgan County residents came out to INDOT’s presentation at the Monroe County Fairgrounds to see how the interstate’s design could affect them.
Terre Haute city officials and business owners do not think they will lose business from travelers using I-69 instead of US 41.
Interstate 69 opened Monday after decades of planning and building. Celebrations were held along the road to mark its opening.
Governor Mitch Daniels led a crowd of people along I-69 on Monday to celebrate the opening of the interstate.
Small towns such as Washington, Ind., are hoping I-69 will boost their economies, but economists say the future is hard to predict.
Interstate 69 from Evansville to Crane opens today. The WFIU/WTIU news team brings you full coverage.
The grand opening celebrations along the route are closed to the public.