Road construction update from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet:


  • I-71/I-75 Southbound (185 – 188 mile-marker) – A bridge expansion joint replacement project on four interstate bridges along I-71/I-75 southbound in between Dixie Highway Exit 188 and the I-71/I-75/I-275 interchange is schedule for Friday, June 2 at 10 p.m. until Monday, June 5 at 7 a.m.  Starting at 10 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Saturday morning, one lane will be open from 6 a.m. Saturday to 11 p.m. Sunday, two lanes will be open for traffic.  Then from 11 p.m. Sunday night until 7 a.m. Monday, June 5, one lane will be open so that crews can remove barrier walls in the project area.  This weekend will also require that the Buttermilk Pike southbound Exit 186 and Buttermilk Pike southbound entrance ramp to be closed.  The project will be completed Monday morning, June 5 at 7 a.m.   This weekend work will have major impacts to Southbound travel time. Motorists are encouraged to find alternate Southbound routes while this work is in progress.   Work is weather dependent.


  • US 25 (Dixie Highway) 6.3 – 7.9 mile-marker – Starting Sunday night, June 4, crews will begin milling and resurfacing operations on US 25 (Dixie Highway) from Hallam Ave. to Carran Drive.  Work will take place during the daytime hours of 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and during the night time hours of 8 p.m. – 6 a.m., Sunday through Saturday.  This project has a June 30, 2017 completion.


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