Westport Road Interchange, Revive-65 Complete

by Stephanie Crosby The new Westport Road interchange off the Watterson Expressway is open today. Part of a $47-million project, the new interchange is the first added to the Watterson since it was expanded to I-71 in the 70’s. Governor Steve Beshear’s Chief of Staff, Adam Edelen says it’s been a project many Louisvillians have… Continue reading Westport Road Interchange, Revive-65 Complete

Revive-65 Should Reach Final Phase By Friday

The main renovation work on I-65 between Fern Valley Road and the Watterson Expressway should be complete by Friday morning. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesperson Andrea Clifford says the massive project that has resulted in lane closures for the last several weeks should reach its final phase Friday. “The bulk of the work, the mainline paving… Continue reading Revive-65 Should Reach Final Phase By Friday

Morning Event Expected to Clog I-65 Even More

The Revive-65 project is still underway in Louisville, and an event at Freedom Hall tomorrow could jam up the interstate more than usual. Heavy construction is underway along three northbound miles of I-65 between Fern Valley Road and the Watterson Expressway. About 17-thousand people are expected at a motivational event at Freedom Hall tomorrow morning… Continue reading Morning Event Expected to Clog I-65 Even More

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