Information sessions to highlight 2018 construction plans for State Street Redevelopment Project

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (Jan. 31, 2018) – Construction for the State Street Redevelopment Project will begin again in earnest on March 5 with work taking place this year on Stadium Avenue, Williams Street (including adjacent areas of South Chauncey Avenue and Harrison Street), and Airport and McCormick Roads. The preliminary vehicular traffic plan that was released in December has been updated and is available on The vehicular traffic plan highlights major traffic impacts, including main closures and access roads, through the end of November.

The public is invited to attend one of two informational meetings on Thursday, Feb. 8, in which project representatives will walk through the vehicular traffic plan and then be available to answer questions about the project. The first meeting will be held at noon at Purdue University’s Grissom Hall in room 103, 315 N. Grant Street. The second meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the West Lafayette Library’s Walnut Room, 208 W. Columbia St. If inclement weather occurs, please check the State Street Redevelopment Project Facebook page for event updates.

The community is encouraged to sign up for Nixle alerts to receive emergency updates and traffic reminders via text message or email and to regularly visit throughout the project for up-to-date information.


The State Street Redevelopment Project is a collaborative effort between the City of West Lafayette and Purdue University to improve quality of life by transforming State Street into a more desirable destination for the local community and visitors. For more information about the project, visit

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