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Valpo seeks consultants for 3 highway projects

VALPARAISO | The city has started the process of choosing consultants for three projects to be done over the next three years, including safety improvements to Ransom Road's notorious "roller coaster hills."

August 18, 2013 7:00 pm
Car seat installation usually wrong, yet crucial to child safety

Car seat installation usually wrong, yet crucial to child safety

Motorists, bombarded by driving-related statistics every year as the summer road trip season approaches, can add another jarring figure to the list. Although the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rates the strength of Indiana's child restraint laws as "good," local child passenger safet…

June 26, 2011 12:00 am Photos


Data drive traffic safety improvements

Data drive traffic safety improvements

Even as police officers in Indiana write accident reports, allowing trends to be analyzed each year, officers are trying to reduce accident rates. Their efforts are working.

December 12, 2010 12:00 am Photos


More improvements planned on U.S. 30 in Merrillville

MERRILLVILLE | Frontage roads on the south side of U.S. 30 will be connected from McKinley Street to the traffic signal in front of Meijer as soon as right of way can be acquired.

November 13, 2010 12:00 pm

Study: 2 of 5 admit drowsy driving

WASHINGTON | Two out of every five drivers admit to having fallen asleep at the wheel at some point, with one in 10 saying they've done so in the past year, according to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study.

November 08, 2010 11:41 am
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