Federal and state authorities say the Sherman Minton Bridge will reopen in about six months. The bridge closed three weeks ago after a crack was found in its support structure. Gov. Steve Beshear, Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels and Federal Highway Administrator Victor Mendez made the announcement at the New Albany fire headquarters on Friday. The… Continue reading Sherman Minton Bridge Expected to Open in 6 Months
The exit ramps on I-64 westbound to the Watterson will be closed until Sunday morning. Transportation Cabinet spokesperson Andrea Clifford says drivers will be detoured onto Cannons Lane, then to 64 eastbound to the Watterson.
The EPA has announced it will revise standards for nitrogen oxides, or NO2, by early 2010. NO2 is a harmful-to-your-health gaseous emission from burning fossil fuels, and the major sources are vehicles and coal-fired power plants.