Traffic Alerts

Thursday, Dec. 6
Due to The Red Nose Romp, there will be partial and total closures throughout Downtown. See route map here.

Dec. 6 & 7
The south lane of the west block of Georgia Street (between Illinois Street and Capitol Avenue) will be closed for food trucks 10 AM — 3:30 PM Thursday and Friday.

Saturday, Dec. 8
The Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis will result in the closure of Pennsylvania Street between Bankers Life Fieldhouse and South Street 7 - 11 AM. Additional roads will be totally or partially restricted to traffic along the route from 8:50 — 11 AM.  

Sunday, Dec. 9

The Santa Hustle Half Marathon & 5K will result in the total closure of Capitol Avenue between New York and McCarty streets and Indiana Avenue between Capitol Avenue and St. Clair Street from 9 AM – 12:30 PM. Additional roads will be partially closed 9 AM – 12:30 PM. See the route map for more details.

Special Events
The Performance Racing Industry Trade Show is taking place Thursday - Saturday. Expect curb lane closures and increased vehicular and pedestrian traffic around the Indiana Convention Center.

An Indiana Pacers game may cause increased traffic around Bankers Life Fieldhouse Tuesday and Saturday evenings.

Red Line Construction
Crews are working on Virginia Avenue. Traffic lanes are restricted between New Jersey and Prospect streets. Pedestrians, bus riders, and drivers will notice lane closures and flaggers at future station locations: Woodlawn, Merrill, and Prospect. This phase of construction is estimated to last through December.

The west traffic lane of Capitol Avenue will be closed from 18th to Washington streets through December 31.

Meridian Street from 18th Street to 38th Street has roadway improvements through December. Expect traffic pattern adjustments and turn restrictions. Construction will reduce vehicle travel to one lane in each direction. The travel lane restrictions also reduce parking and left turns in some portions of the construction area. Crews will focus on the west side of Meridian Street first, then move to the east side. Visit

Construction Closures
A portion of Miami Street between North Cleveland Street and North East Street is closed through late December for roof repairs at 222 N. East St.

Oliver Avenue between White River Parkway West Drive and Kentucky Avenue will be closed through November 2019 for bridge reconstruction.

Continuing through spring 2019, Fall Creek bridge reconstruction projects will result in closures of Central and College avenues at Fall Creek. More details on timing of the closures will be provided as they become available. Please see for additional details.

Traffic alerts provided by Downtown Indy, Inc.