Interstate-Guide - Updates

Previous Update Logs: 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009-14

  • 02/02/16
  • 02/01/16
  • 01/25-28/16
    • Interstate 26 - construction on the I-26 Connector in Asheville was moved up one year. Also expanded the history section for both South and North Carolina.
    • Interstate 73 - the next section of I-73, the U.S. 220/NC 68 connector, will be completed by December 2016 instead of April 2017.
    • Interstate 85 - the initial portion of the Montgomery Outer Loop (future I-85) opened on January 26th in Alabama. Also greatly expanded the history section for South Carolina with a more in depth look at the I-85 relocation north of Spartanburg.
    • Interstate 185 South Carolina - expanded history covering the Southern Connector and updated both end sections with photos taken this month.
    • Interstate 375 Michigan - potential plans to convert the freeway into a surface boulevard are placed on hold indefinitely. Also added two historial maps to the guide.
    • Interstate 385 South Carolina - added new north end photos taken 12/31/13 and two historical maps.
    • Interstate 585 South Carolina - revised entire guide and updated photos of both ends.

  • 01/21/16
    • Interstate 85 - expanded history section to cover early alignments proposed for Interstate 85 through northeastern Georgia.

  • 01/12/16
    • Interstate 124 Tennessee - Major reconstruction along Interstate 124 & U.S. 27 by Downtown Chattanooga is underway. The project modernizes a 2.3-mile stretch of freeway through July 2019. Updated the page also to include more background information on I-124, end photos taken in 2012 and 2013 and historical maps.

  • 01/08/16
    • Interstate 295 Delaware / New Jersey - updated guide to reflect the future extension west to Bristol, Pennsylvania and added sections covering the multi-year project to upgrade the I-76/295 junction and replace the Scudder Falls Bridge across the Delaware River. Added three historical maps as well.

  • 01/03-05/16
    • Interstate 65 - added two photos of the new Abraham Lincoln Bridge taken by Tom Reaugh on December 5, 2015.
    • Interstate 464 Virginia - added new photos (10/12/14) of the north and south end, expanded the history section and added a map from 1987.
    • Interstate 664 Virginia - revamped history of the freeway and the Monitor Merrimack Memorial Bridge Tunnel. Updated photos of the north end (10/12/14) and added two historical maps.

  • 12/29-31/15
    • Interstate 64 - added historical information and a map covering the original northern alignment planned for I-64 from St. Louis to Louisville by way of Vincennes.
    • Interstate 264 Virginia - added two historical maps, two photos of the west end and revised the writeup to include information on the tolling of the Downtown Tunnel.
    • Interstate 495 Delaware - revised page write-up and added a map from 1970.

  • 12/10/15
    • Interstate 14 - the FAST Transportation Act formally designates the Central Texas Corridor (U.S. 190) as I-14.
    • Interstate 65 - the new Abraham Lincoln Bridge across the Ohio River opened to traffic on December 6.
    • Interstate 69 - Section 4 of I-69 between Crane and Bloomington opened to traffic on December 9.
    • Interstate 555 Arkansas - provisions in the FAST Transportation Act will allow for the full signing of I-555.

  • 12/03/15
  • 11/30/15
  • 11/25/15
    • Interstate 110 Mississippi - overhauled page with new coverage of both end points and updated information on the completion I-10/110 Interchange Improvements Project.
    • Interstate 178 Pennsylvania - the American Parkway bridge across the Lehigh River opened to traffic on November 24. The parkway was built in place of the original Interstate spur.

  • 11/16/15
  • 11/09-14/15
    • Interstate 12 and Interstate 59 - updated their joint termini with photos taken 05/19/14 and 05/09/15. Also replaced some coverage of the north end of I-59 and all coverage of the I-12 western terminus.
    • Interstate 16 - added information involving a study to remove the I-16 ramps to Downtown Savannah and updated photos at both ends.
    • Interstate 185 Georgia - revamped page with two new maps and newer photos of the north end (2010 and 2012).
    • Interstate 475 Georgia - added map and new photos of both ends.
    • Interstate 516 Georgia - added two maps, info on the Project DeRenne project, and new photos of both termini.
    • Interstate 520 Georgia / South Carolina - overhauled page with more historical information, maps and newer photos of both ends.
    • Interstate 675 Georgia - updated photos of both ends, added information pertaining to two projects related to the termini.
    • Interstate 985 Georgia - updated page with a new map and photos covering both ends.

  • 11/03-06/15
    • Interstate 39 - revamped coverage of the northern terminus and added information on the I-39/90 Expansion Project taking place in south central Wisconsin.
    • Interstate 41 - begin signage posted for I-41 on 11/05 reaffirms that the Lineville Road interchange on the Howard and Suamico city line is the northern terminus. Readjusted the page to reflect that and added photos from 06/13/15 covering the southern terminus.
    • Interstate 43 - added seven new photos at the north end taken 11/03 and 11/05/15.
    • Interstate 535 Minnesota / Wisconsin - overhauled page with new photos of both ends, maps and more detailed historical information.
    • Interstate 794 Wisconsin - updated guide to include new photos, maps and detailed historical information on Lake Parkway (STH-794).
    • Interstate 894 Wisconsin - revamped entire guide, adding new photos of both ends, historical maps and a more detailed history.

  • 10/21/15
  • 09/16/15
  • 07/14-17/15
  • 07/10/15
  • 07/08/15
    • Updated and expanded write-ups and added maps for Interstates H1, H2, H3, H201, 2, 69C, 69E and 69W.

  • 07/06-07/15
    • Updated and expanded write-ups and added maps for Interstates 4, 5, 8, 12, 15, 16, 17, 19, 26 and 29.

  • 07/01-02/15
  • 06/24-30/15
    • Updated guides for Interstates 41 and 43, with photos contributed by Peter Johnson on June 17, 2015.
    • Revised write-ups and added maps to Interstates 45, 49, 55, 57, 59, 65, 69, 69, 71, 73, 75, 77 and 79.

  • 06/05-12/15
    • Revised write-ups and added maps to all two-digit Interstate routes ending in zero, all even numbered two-digits routes from I-64 to I-96, and Interstates 4, 24, 44 and 64.
    • Revised write-ups and added maps to Interstates 81, 83, 85, 87, 89, 91, 93, 97, 99 and 595 in Maryland.
    • Interstate 95 - per AASHTO, Interstate 295 will be extended west from Trenton over the former I-95 alignment once the I-95 / Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange is completed.

  • 06/01/15
    • Interstate 22 - AASHTO approves Interstate 22 for 106.7 miles of the U.S. 78 freeway in Mississippi.
    • Interstate 69 - AASHTO approves two new segments in Kentucky along the Purchase and Pennyrile Parkways. Additionally completion of Segment 4 in Indiana is expected by late 2015.
    • AASHTO approved the new designation of Interstate 169 in Brownsville, Texas.
    • Interstate 840 Tennessee - AASHTO approves the redesignation of Tennessee 840 to Interstate 840 pending resubmital of the application with the proper designation (TDOT submitted SR 840 instead of I-840).
    • Interstate 485 North Carolina - the final 5.7 miles of I-485 opens on June 5.

  • 05/27-29/15
  • 05/21/15
  • 04/07/15
    • Intestate 580 Nebraska - added a more detailed history for the North Freeway and map scans from 1968 and 1980.

  • 02/01/15
    • The FHWA Route Log and Finder List was updated on December 31, 2014. All mileage statistics were updated here to reflect the new figures (except for Maine, where pre-2004 mileage is still reflected, and other routes with notable issues such as for I-26 in Tennessee).

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Interstates 41 north & 894 west at West Allis, Wisconsin. Photo taken 06/13/15.
Interstate 41 was signed in Wisconsin starting in May 2015.
Heading west along the outer loop of Interstate 485 ahead of Interstate 77 on the north side of Charlotte. Photo taken by Carter Buchanan (06/21/15).
Interstate 485 in North Carolina was completed on June 5, 2015 after 40 years of planning and constructon.