The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a small structure replacement project begins on or after Monday, August 10 on State Road 47 in Boone County. The closure on S.R. 47 over Buntin Ditch is located east of State Road 39 between N. Victor Rd. and Elm Swamp Road.

The detour follows State Road 39 to State Road 38 to U.S. 421 and back.

Rieth-Riley Construction Co. was awarded the $1.4 million contract. The roadway is scheduled to reopen on September 11.  This project also includes work on the U.S. 52 small structure located just over one mile east of State Road 28.