Kennedy Bridge Lanes to Close for Roadwork

Repairs on the Kennedy Bridge will cause lane closures this week. Crews are replacing bearings on the span, and work near the Kentucky shore will require traffic to be limited to one lane in each direction overnight Tuesday and Wednesday. Lanes will close at 9 pm and reopen at 5 am. Ramp closures will continue… Continue reading Kennedy Bridge Lanes to Close for Roadwork

Temporary Concrete Barriers Considered for Part of I-65

by Stephanie Crosby New temporary concrete barriers may be erected soon along parts of I-65 between Elizabethtown and the Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesperson Mark Brown says they’re only considering putting up the barriers in locations where there aren’t currently cable or other barriers. “These are the types of barriers that… Continue reading Temporary Concrete Barriers Considered for Part of I-65

Construction to Shut Down Lanes of I-65

Motorists who use I-65 will encounter delays starting today between the Watterson Expressway and Fern Valley Road. The Transportation Cabinet is beginning its ‘Revive 65’ project, which will replace concrete road on that three-mile stretch with asphalt. Governor Steve Beshear says it’ll be inconvenient for motorists, but the project is important. “Some 186,000 vehicles travel… Continue reading Construction to Shut Down Lanes of I-65

'Revive 65' Project Coming to 3-Mile Strech of I-65

A three-mile stretch of I-65, between the Watterson Expressway and Fern Valley Road, is going to be torn up and replaced with asphalt over the next three months or so. Concrete barriers are going up this week, and full construction will begin Monday on the “Revive-65” project. Transportation Secretary Joe Prather says the state is… Continue reading 'Revive 65' Project Coming to 3-Mile Strech of I-65