In the first week of the I-64 Sherman Minton Bridge closure, traffic has been slower between Kentucky and Indiana. But the congestion is not as severe as officials expected it to be, and they plan to stick with the current traffic patterns. Andrea Clifford of the Kentucky Division of Highways says traffic went surprisingly smoothly… Continue reading Officials Plan to Continue Current Traffic Plans in Wake of Bridge Closure
As drivers figure out how to plan their commutes with one of Louisville’s major bridges out of commission, city and state officials are monitoring traffic patterns to try to alleviate the worst of the gridlock. Kentucky Department of Transportation spokeswoman Andrea Clifford says this evening’s commute went smoother than Monday’s, and the congestion going from Kentucky to Indiana cleared… Continue reading Tuesday’s Commute Smoother Than Monday’s, Officials Say
Because of the holiday weekend, highway construction in the state will be put on hold so that all interstates and expressways can remain open. That includes work zones on I-65 and the Watterson Expressway. Spokesperson Andrea Clifford says the Kentucky Department of Transportation does not allow lane or ramp closures on holiday weekends due to… Continue reading No Highway Lane Closures Over Holiday Weekend
Andrea Clifford with the Kentucky Department of Transportation, says road conditions improved as temperatures rose, but sections can refreeze.