State officials are considering building toll roads or creating public-private partnerships to fund the bridge.
The ruling from a federal judge ends a two year legal battle between the state and Planned Parenthood.
Responding to a question during his visit to Louisville on Sunday, the Dalai Lama said people should oppose the Boston bombers' actions, but forgive the men.
The over $2 billion project will relieve traffic congestion for Louisville and southern Indiana.
The bridge, although it’s likely still many years from completion, is a joint project between the two states.
Indiana University fell to number one seeded Kentucky in Friday's Sweet 16 game.
The winner of tonight's IU/Kentucky game will head to the Elite 8 on Sunday.
The Sherman Minton Bridge had been closed for repairs since September.
IU's Christian Watford's three-point buzzer shot gave IU the win over Kentucky 73 to 72.
The most powerful was an EF-3 that touched down near Bedford.