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Ind. 49 bridge over Kankakee River to be closed

PORTER COUNTY | The Ind. 49 bridge over the Kankakee River will be closed Saturday through early October for repairs, according to the Indiana Department of Transportation.

April 01, 2014 5:36 pm

Why wasn't anyone held accountable for Cline?

Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Karl Browning states the Cline Avenue bridge usage was less than 50 percent of the designated volume, yet it was ruled unsafe after about 23 years.

January 31, 2014 12:00 am
Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Potholes along southbound Cline Aveue, north of the Borman Expressway.

January 04, 2014 4:08 pm
Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Potholes along northbound Cline Avenue, north of the Borman Expressway.

January 04, 2014 4:08 pm
Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

A closed section of Cline Avenue, near the Indiana Toll Road and Chicago Skyway.

January 04, 2014 4:09 pm
Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Potholes along northbound Cline Avenue north of the Borman Expressway.

January 04, 2014 4:08 pm
Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

Region potholes swallowing cars, cash

A demolished section of Cline Avenue west of Dickey Road in East Chicago.

January 04, 2014 4:07 pm
Summer or winter, bridge players keep playing

Summer or winter, bridge players keep playing

Tournament bridge players don't take a holiday, no matter what the weather brings. In Highland and Calumet Township, they play weekly games on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturday, always with the goal of earning master points.

January 02, 2014 12:00 am
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

Motorist drive along Indianapolis Boulevard on the newly reopened bridge that used to be the Nine Span Bridge. The project was completed in less than a year at a cost of about $18 million.

December 09, 2013 5:00 pm
Region remains a top priority for state transportation agency

Region remains a top priority for state transportation agency

Motorist drive along Indianapolis Boulevard recently on the reopened span that used to be the Nine-Span Bridge in Hammond. The project was completed in less than a year at a cost of about $18 million. Funds from INDOT have been used to rebuild the bridge, widen the Borman Expressway and resu…

December 09, 2013 5:00 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

About a hundred residents, officials and others gather Monday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony opening the new bridge at the site of the old Nine Span Bridge in Hammond.

December 09, 2013 1:50 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

About a hundred residents, officials and others gather Monday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony opening the new bridge at the site of the old Nine Span Bridge in Hammond.

December 09, 2013 1:50 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

Hammond Mayor Tom McDermott Jr. and East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland speak during a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new bridge Monday while Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann sits at right.

December 09, 2013 1:45 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

George Rogers, of Highland talks to Earl Kline and Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott, Jr. Monday shortly before Kline drove McDermott and East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland across the new bridge. Rogers and his father were the first to cross the old Nine-Span Bridge in 1936.

December 09, 2013 1:45 pm
New bridge opens in Hammond

New bridge opens in Hammond

Hammond Mayor Tom McDermott Jr. and East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland speak during a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new bridge that replaced the former Nine Span Bridge on Indianapolis Boulevard in December. Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann is seated at right.

December 09, 2013 1:45 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

Vehicles make their way off the new bridge on Indianapolis Boulevard following the dedication ceremony Monday in Hammond.

December 09, 2013 1:39 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. gives a thumbs-up Monday as Earl Kline drives him, East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland and Kline's son Ed Kline across the new bridge in Hammond following a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

December 09, 2013 1:39 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann, third from left, Hammond Mayor McDermott Jr., fourth from left, and East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland, far right, are among leaders who cut a ribbon Monday for the opening the new bridge replacing the Nine Span Bridge in Hammond.

December 09, 2013 1:09 pm
New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

New bridge dedicated, old Nine-Span remembered

Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann, left, and Hammond Mayor McDermott Jr. unveil plaques that will be placed at each end of the bridge replacing the Nine-Span Bridge.

December 09, 2013 1:08 pm
Highland man was first to cross old Nine Span Bridge

Highland man was first to cross old Nine Span Bridge

Before walking to school, a 7-year-old Highland boy used to scrub the maple floor of his father's restaurant every morning with lye soap made with cooking grease from the kitchen.

December 06, 2013 7:30 pm
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