Study quantifies benefits of Ohio River Bridges project - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Economic impact study quantifies benefits of Ohio River Bridges project

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Fifteen-thousand jobs and $87 billion: that's how much the Ohio River Bridges project is expected to add to the local economy.

Those are the results of the latest economic-impact study.

The project is also expected to add $29.5 billion in personal income from wages and more than $7 billion in local tax dollars.

The public can comment on the economic-impact study next Tuesday.  It will be held at the Sheraton Riverside Hotel in Jeffersonville at 5 p.m.

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