Town Government

Public Works

Road Closures

The following is a list of current major roadwork or road closures in Schererville. Information is posted as it is provided to us. Please check with Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) to check the status of US Highway 30 and US Highway 41.

US 30 Underpass near Walmart/Walgreens -

Installation of asphalt surface at the RR viaduct between the Applebee’s light and the Joliet Street light.
11/9 – Paving will begin in the passing lanes, both directions, moving into the drive lanes as time allows.
11/10 – Finish paving the drive lanes if needed then move onto the shoulders, both directions.

Grading work to restore positive drainage in the median(s) on both sides of the viaduct will be scheduled after the surface paving work is completed. This will include concrete pads that will slope down to the median inlets around the guard rail posts in both east & west bound lanes.


Lane restrictions between Austin & Cline Avenues and Pine Island Drive & Whitcomb Street - Work expected to continue at a minimum of 10 more working days.

US 30 will be restricted down to 1-lane in each direction as follows:

Micro-surface milling/leveling of the concrete roadway sections at the Bike Trail Overpasses.
11/8-11/9 – Erie Trail/Pine Island Drive overpass passing lanes both directions.
11/10-11/11 – Erie Trail/Pine Island Drive overpass drive lanes both directions.
11/13-11/14 – Pennsy Trail/Cline Avenue overpass passing lanes both directions.
11/15-11/16 – Pennsy Trail/Cline Avenue overpass drive lanes both directions.

For more information on these projects, check back on our social media pages for updates or contact the Indiana Department of Transportation LaPorte District.

Upcoming roadwork on Joliet St.

Where: Joliet St. between Austin Ave. & Junction Ave.
When: Tuesday November 7, 2017 & Thursday November 9, 2017
Purpose: Paving

Joliet St. is scheduled for patching, concrete repairs, & resurfacing, between Austin Ave. & Junction Ave. The milling & paving of the roadway is scheduled to start Tuesday November 7, 2017 and be completed by Thursday November 9, 2017.

There will be NO Parking on Joliet Street during these times. The area will likely be very congested and delays are expected. Utilizing alternate roadways is encouraged during this infrastructure improvement. All roadwork is subject to weather delays.

All traffic is encouraged to plan ahead in using alternate roadways to avoid the work zone and closure areas whenever possible.