The Elkhart County Redevelopment Commission hired an engineering firm to examine the intersection and determine whether a roundabout would work well there.

Posted on June 5, 2015 at 5:00 a.m.

Inspectors recommended six bridges be replaced and 19 undergo repairs, a project estimated to cost at least $8.3 million.

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Posted on April 16, 2015 at 4:57 p.m.

An Elkhart County bridge’s rehabilitation will begin Wednesday, March 25, causing road closures in the area for about 100 days. 

Posted on March 23, 2015 at 11:23 p.m.
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A section of Jackson Boulevard will be closed for about 45 days between Main Street and Nibco Parkway starting Wednesday.

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An underground sewage holding tank is to be installed under an Elkhart city parking lot, causing disruptions on the two adjacent streets.

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Popular free parking spaces will be torn up this summer as construction begins on an underground sewage tank in downtown Elkhart. Officials have identified additional spaces to offset those losses.

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