Lane restrictions on University Street between State Street & Stadium Avenue

North University Street between State Street and Stadium Avenue has lane restrictions in place to facilitate work in preparation for the street’s conversion from one-way to two-way traffic later this summer. The lane restrictions are expected to be in place through mid-July.

Pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists should allow extra time if traveling through this area, obey all posted signs and proceed with caution.

Lane restrictions on State Street between Littleton Street & Wabash River Bridge

Effective April through the end of November, State Street between Littleton Street and the Wabash River Bridge will be open with lane restrictions in place. Pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists should allow extra time if traveling through this area, obey all posted signs and proceed with caution.

State Street closed from Airport/McCormick Road to Salisbury Street

Effective mid-May through mid-August, State Street between Airport/McCormick Road and Salisbury Street will be closed to vehicular traffic. Pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists should plan their routes accordingly, obey all posted signs and travel with caution.

Pedestrians and bicyclists navigating the area should use the north/south vehicular access routes (e.g. Airport/McCormick Road, Martin Jischke Drive, Marsteller Street, Grant Street and River Road). Signs and fencing are posted to help route pedestrians and bicyclists and will be adjusted as needed as the project progresses.

Periodic lane restrictions for State Street project continue through summer

In addition to the work outlined in the 2017 vehicular traffic plan, intermittent work could take place throughout the scope of the project through November. This work may affect pedestrians and bicyclists and could result in brief lane restrictions for vehicles. Pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists should obey all posted signs and proceed with caution in these areas.

The community is encouraged to sign up for Nixle alerts to receive emergency updates and traffic reminders via text message or email. To sign up, simply text your West Lafayette zip code to 888777 or click on the green sign-up button at the top of the Nixle website. The information received will not be limited to State Street Redevelopment Project updates, but will also include local road and safety messages.

North portion of Tapawingo Drive closed

The portion of Tapawingo Drive from State Street north to the parking garage access road is closed to vehicular traffic. Vehicles can exit the Wabash Landing Shopping Center by using the access road just east of the Hilton Garden Inn and then turning north on Tapawingo Drive to Brown Street. 

Motorists should be cautious when driving in this area and watch for changing traffic patterns.

Marsteller Street open to two-way traffic, Ag Mall changes direction

As of May 9, Marsteller Street between Harrison Street and State Street is open to two-way traffic for bus/construction/delivery traffic through mid-August. Motorists may use the road to access the adjacent parking lots but should be cautious of large vehicles.

Also in the area, Ag Mall will change direction effective on or before May 15 – allowing motorists to travel west on the northern portion and east on the southern portion.

Motorists and pedestrians are urged to use caution in the area as everyone adjusts to the new traffic patterns.