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INDIANAPOLIS — Less than three years after project completion, IndyGo says they are ripping up existing pavement at Red Line stations and doing it all over. It’s all part of the “Red Line Enhancement Project” and IndyGo says it will cost them $3 million. IndyGo says the upgrades will give additional long-term stability and protect […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyGo’s newest form of public transportation has become a hot demand. It’s been five months since IndyGo launched IndyGo Connect, a ride-share pilot program for southeast side residents. “It’s awesome. It’s great. It’s cheap. It’s convenient. It’s quick, clean and comfortable. Can’t ask for more,” Mia Britt said. Britt relies on IndyGo Connect […]

INDIANAPOLIS — On Wednesday, during IndyGo’s August Board Meeting, the Board of Directors discussed the status of the agency’s upcoming Blue Line bus rapid transit (BRT) route. IndyGo staff informed the board they need more time to evaluate the current design of the Blue Line due to increased pricing, inflation and change in stormwater requirements. […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyGO is planning to reopen the Julia M. Carson Transit Center after two years of being closed to the public. “I’ve been commuting off of IndyGO since the 1960s. When the bus was running on an electrical trolley,” Buford Stokes said. Stokes loves Indianapolis, and IndyGO — especially the transit center. “It bears […]

INDIANAPOLIS — It’s the lunch rush at Simply Southern Restaurant and Catering. “I would describe it as Indy’s best kept secret because a lot of people don’t know we got the best oxtails in town,” Sherry lynem, Simply Southern Restaurant and Catering owner, said. The restaurant may soon be a little more challenging to get to. Beginning […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyGo Purple Line construction is in full force on East 38th street near Orchard Avenue. “We have been majorly impacted with one lane of traffic coming down 38th street. We just don’t have the access to get to our facility like the customers should be able to,” said Kenneth McCeary. Kenneth McCeary is […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyGo’s newest program has a goal of providing free healthcare to anyone, regardless of health insurance status through “Wellness in Transit.” Every Tuesday from May-October, services will be available from 3-5 p.m. at the Julia M. Carson Transit Center, located at 201 Washington Street. The program’s goal is to reduce the burden for […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis leaders and experts will discuss how to improve the city’s complete streets policy on Tuesday evening. They plan to talk about how they can improve roadway access and encourage the community to be physically active while reducing harm to pedestrians. People representing IndyGo, the Indianapolis Department of Public Works and the Diabetes […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Masks are no longer required on IndyGo buses since a federal judge in Florida voided the national mask mandate on public transpiration. In a statement, IndyGo said those riding on IndyGo buses or visiting IndyGo properties no longer need to wear a mask. “Due to Monday’s court ruling and under the guidance of […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyGo workers will block off roads starting Thursday for construction of the new Purple Line, which will connect downtown Indianapolis to Lawrence once complete. For ten days, 38th Street will be closed in both directions between Fall Creek Parkway and Orchard Avenue. That will roll into the closure of eastbound traffic from Fall […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A new on-demand door-to-door public transit option launches next week in the Far Eastside neighborhood. Driven 2 Success is a door-to-door transportation option that will bring people to essential services, including employment, health care, child care, education and others. East Side resident and IndyGo rider Meron Gebreyohanes said he’s excited for the service […]

INDIANAPOLIS — The city is one step closer to groundbreaking on IndyGo’s new Purple Line, which will connect residents from Indy to Lawrence. The $188 million project is phase two of IndyGo’s project bringing three new bus rapid bus transits to the area. Right now, the Red Line is the only one that’s complete. IndyGo […]