Renews a critical regional transportation link is for all users, including trucks, on State Road 912.
Reduces local traffic congestion; allows drivers to travel over at-grade railroads and make free-flowing connections.
Allows public monies to be used for other area needs since the Cline Avenue Bridge is 100% privately funded. No local, state or federal tax dollars are used for the construction or operation of the facility.
Provides first responders faster access across the canal and railroad tracks, shortening emergency call response times.
Enhances transportation to interstates and businesses that advance economic prosperity in Northwest Indiana.
Provides the most direct route into Lake County and the most time-saving route to Chicago.
Reduces pollution from idling vehicles by creating free-flowing traffic.
Drives economic advancement and commerce.