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Ky. Transportation Cabinet announces road and lane closures for several counties

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has announced that traffic in multiple counties will be affected as lanes are reduced and roads are closed in order to complete various construction projects.

Find below a complete list of recently announced road and lane closures that were released by officials by county.

Jefferson County:

Eastbound Interstate 64: Exit ramp to northbound Blankenbaker Parkway (Exit 17) will be closed for installation of high friction surface treatment. This ramp closure is scheduled for Wednesday, October 15 and Thursday, October 16 from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 5:00 a.m. the following morning. Motorists should follow the signed detour.

Northbound Interstate 65: Exit ramp to eastbound Interstate 265 (Exit 125A) will be closed for installation of high friction surface treatment. This ramp closure is scheduled from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 17 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 20. Motorists should follow the signed detour.

Westbound Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway): Exit ramp to northbound Interstate 65 (Exit 10A) will be reduced to one lane for installation of high friction surface treatment. Lane closures are possible from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 17 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 20. The ramp will remain open during this work.

US 31W (Dixie Highway): Shoulder closures and delays possible between Interstate 264 and Nobel Place (mile points 14.7 to 15.7) due to sidewalk ramp replacement.

US 31E (Bardstown Road): Lane closures and delays possible between Gardiner Lane and Eastern Parkway (mile points 12.1 to 14.6) due to roadway resurfacing. Lane closures are possible weeknights from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the following morning.

US 31W (Dixie Highway): Delays possible due to construction vehicles entering and exiting the roadway at the bridge over the Salt River (mile points 0.04) due to bridge painting.

US 42: Roadway is reduced to one lane at the bridge over Beargrass Creek where East Main Street becomes Mellwood Avenue (mile point 0.2) due to bridge replacement. The speed limit is reduced to 25 mph in the work zone.

US 150 (22nd Street): Lane closures and delays possible between Main Street and Northwestern Parkway (mile points 0.0 to 0.7) due to sidewalk ramp replacement. Lane closures are possible weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Shoulder closures are possible at all times.

KY 61 (Preston Street): Parking lane closures possible between Muhammad Ali Boulevard and Woodbine Street (mile points 11.1 to 12.6) due to sidewalk ramp repairs. Lane closures possible weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

KY 61 (Preston Highway): Lane closures and delays possible between Interstate 265 and Fern Valley Road (mile point 1.9 to 5.3) due to pavement marking installation. Lane closures are possible weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and every night from 7:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the following morning.

KY 61 (Preston Highway): Lane closures and delays possible between Maple Spring Drive and Interstate 265 (mile points 1.1 and 1.9) due to roadway widening and installation of turning lanes. Lane closures are possible weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., weeknights from 7:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning and weekends from 7:00 p.m. on Friday until 5:00 a.m. on Monday. Shoulder closures are possible during daytime hours.

KY 155 (Taylorsville Lake Road): Lane closures and delays possible at the intersection with KY 148 (mile point 4.2) due to intersection improvements.

KY 3077 (River Road): Lanes will be closed between 4th Street and 6th Street (mile points 0.08 and 0.26) due to repairs to concrete pier caps underneath Interstate 64 and to pedestrian walkways overhead. Eastbound River Road will be closed between 4th and 6th Streets from 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 11 through midnight on Monday, October 13. Westbound River Road will be closed 7:00 a.m. on Monday, October 20 until 7:00 a.m. on Friday, October 24.

Bullitt County:

Interstate 65: Roadway is reduced to two lanes in each direction between KY 245 and KY 61(mile points 112 to 118) due to concrete pavement replacement. The speed limit is reduced to 55 MPH in the work zone. A 16 foot width restriction is in place through this work zone. The northbound lanes of I-65 are divided by barrier wall. Motorists should use the right lane to exit at KY 245 (Exit 112), KY 480 (Exit 116) and KY 44 (Exit 117).

The entrance ramp from KY 1526 (Brooks Hill Road) to southbound Interstate 65 will be closed from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, October 3 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 6. Motorists should follow the signed detour via eastbound KY 1526, southbound KY 61 and eastbound KY 44 to connect with I-65.

KY 44: Lane closures and delays possible at the intersection with Armstrong Lane/Fisher Lane (mile point 21.0) due to construction of turning lanes. Lane closures are possible daily 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

KY 61: Lane closures and construction delays possible from Hillbrook Drive to just north of John Harper Highway (mile point 17.8 to 19.3) due to roadway widening and realignment.

Franklin County:

US 127: Lane closures and delays possible at the bridges over the Kentucky River (mile point 8.8) due to joint cleaning and sealing underneath the bridges. This work is scheduled for Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18.

US 127: Lane closures and delays possible between the Anderson/Franklin County line and US 60 (mile points 0.0 to 6.0) due to traffic loop installation and roadway resurfacing. No lane closures are permitted on northbound US 127 between the Anderson/Franklin County line and I-64 (mile points 0.0 to 4.4) weekdays during the morning commute from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Similarly no lane closures are permitted in the same area on southbound US 127 weekdays during the afternoon commute from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. For the section of roadway between I-64 and US 60, no lane closures are permitted weekdays from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

US 127 (Wilkinson Boulevard): Lane closures and delays possible between Mero Street and Holmes Street (mile points 8.9 to 10.5) due to corrective work. The speed limit in the work zone is reduced to 25 MPH.

KY 2817 (Cardwell Lane): Construction delays possible underneath Interstate 64 (mile point 1.7) due to concrete pier patching. Intermittent lane closures are possible and motorists will be flagged through the work zone.

Henry County:

Northbound Interstate 71: Lane closures and delays possible between the KY 55 overpass and the Trimble/Henry County line (mile points 37.1 to 38.0) due to roadway resurfacing. Lane closures are possible Monday-Thursday from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 7:00 a.m. the following morning and on weekends from 7:00 p.m. on Friday until 7:00 a.m. on Monday. The speed limit is reduced to 55 MPH and double fines will be enforced.

Southbound Interstate 71: Lane closures and delays possible between the Trimble/Henry County line and the Little Kentucky River (mile points 38.0 to 28.1) due to bridge construction and paving. There is a 13-foot width restriction through this work zone.

US 421: Lane closures and delays possible between Interstate 71 and the Henry/Trimble County line (mile points 24.1 to 24.9) due to roadway resurfacing.

KY 157 (Sulphur Road): Lane closures and delays possible the CSX railroad crossing to Scobie Lane/Beasley Lane (mile points 2.4 to 7.2) due to base failure repairs and roadway resurfacing.

KY 389: Lane closures and delays possible between KY 561 and the bridge over Woodcock's Branch (mile point 0 to 2.1) due to roadway resurfacing. KY 389: Lane closures and delays possible between mile point 7.0 and 7.9 (near KY 22) due to roadway resurfacing.

Oldham County:

Interstate 71: Lane closures and delays possible in both directions between mile points 22 and 20 due to construction of a bridge over the interstate. Lane closures are possible evenings from 9:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the following morning. The speed limit in the work zone is reduced to 60 MPH.

KY 2857 (New Moody Lane): Roadway will be closed between Eden Parkway and Meadowbrook Drive (mile points 0.0 to 1.1) due to bridge beam delivery. The road closure is scheduled for Wednesday, October 15 and Thursday, October 16 from 9:00 p.m. each evening until 3:00 a.m. the following morning.

Shelby County:

Westbound Interstate 64: Right lane closure possible near Simpsonville (Exit 28) due to shoulder work. Lane closures possible on weekdays from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Spencer County:

KY 44: Lane closures and construction delays possible between Oak Tree Way and KY 1633 (mile points 7.6 to 8.4) due for guardrail installation and shoulder repairs.

KY 55: Lane closures and delays possible at the intersection with KY 1169 (Normandy Road), mile point 10.5 due to turning lane construction. Lane closures are possible daily except on weekdays 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m – 6:00 p.m.

KY 1169: Roadway is closed between KY 1633 and KY 55 (mile points 4.6 to 4.9) as part of the KY 55 intersection improvement project. This roadway will be closed through mid-October. Motorists should follow the signed detour via KY 1633.

Trimble County: Northbound Interstate 71: Lane closures and delays possible between the Trimble/Henry County line and the Trimble/Carroll County line (mile points 38.0 to 38.8) due to roadway resurfacing. Lane closures are possible Monday-Thursday from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 7:00 a.m. the following morning and on weekends from 7:00 p.m. on Friday until 7:00 a.m. on Monday. The speed limit is reduced to 55 MPH and double fines will be enforced.

Southbound Interstate 71: Lane closures and delays are possible between the Carroll/Trimble County line and the Trimble/Henry County line (mile points 38.8 to 38.0) due to construction and paving. There is a 13-foot width restriction through this work zone.

US 421: Lane closures and delays possible between US 42 in Bedford and Coopers Bottom Road in Milton (mile points 6.7 to 18.7) due to roadway resurfacing.

US 421: Shoulder closures and delays possible on the bridge over the Ohio River (mile points 18.7 to 19.2) due to bridge construction.

KY 36: Lane closures and delays possible between US 421 in Milton and the Trimble/Carroll County line (mile points 0.0 to 2.2) due to roadway resurfacing.

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