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U.S. Department of Transportation gives Kentucky $3M for emergency road repairs

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Transportation officials say 12,000 vehicles drive KY 22 each day and if you're one of those drivers, you will have to take a detour. Transportation officials say 12,000 vehicles drive KY 22 each day and if you're one of those drivers, you will have to take a detour.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The U.S. Department of Transportation just released $3 million in emergency funds to repair Kentucky roads damaged by storms.

Kentucky 22 in Louisville is among the roads that will be repaired after it gave way to flooding.

The emergency funds will be used to remove debris and begin stabilizing and repairing the road.

Kentucky officials estimate the cost of repairing all the roads impacted by winter storms and April flooding will be about $9 million.

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