District 5 Traffic Advisories
IMG_1864.JPG
 
Jefferson County  
 
  
Description
Northbound Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway)
Northbound Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway):  Exit ramp to westbound Interstate 64 (Exit 25B) will be closed for installation of high friction surface treatment.  This ramp closure is scheduled for Wednesday, October 22 and Thursday, October 23 from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 5:00 a.m. the following morning.  Motorists should follow the signed detour.
Interstate 64
Interstate 64:  Lane closures and delays possible in both directions between Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) and Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway), mile points 12.4 to 18.9, due to pavement repairs.  Lane closures are possible from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 27.
Northbound Interstate 65
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 and again from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 27.  Motorists should follow the signed detour.
KY 3077 (River Road)
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.  Westbound River Road will be closed 7:00 a.m. on Monday, October 20 until 7:00 a.m. on Friday, October 24.
Westbound Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway)
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 first phase of work.  The ramp is scheduled for full closure from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 27.  Motorists should follow the signed detour.
US 31W
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 31W (Dixie Highway)
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 31E (Bardstown Road)
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 and pavement striping.  Lane closures are possible weeknights from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the following morning.
KY 61 (Preston Highway)
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 Street)
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)
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 weeknights from 7:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning and on weekends from 7:00 p.m. on Friday until 5:00 a.m. on Monday.  Shoulder closures are possible during daytime hours.
US 150 (22nd Street)
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.
US 42
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.
KY 155 (Taylorsville Lake Road)
KY 155 (Taylorsville Lake Road):  Lane closures and delays possible at the intersection with KY 148 (mile point 4.2) due to intersection improvements.  Traffic will be switched to a new pattern the week of October 20.
​Bullitt County
  
Description
KY 61 (Preston Highway)
KY 61 (Preston Highway):  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.
Interstate 65
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 eastbound KY 44 to northbound Interstate 65 at Shepherdsville will be closed from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, October 17 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 20.  Motorists should follow the signed detour via westbound KY 44, southbound KY 61 and eastbound KY 480 to connect with northbound I-65. 
KY 44
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.  The traffic signal at this intersection will be turned on flash until the paving and pavement striping is completed in late October. 
​Franklin County
  
Description
US 127 (Wilkinson Boulevard)
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.
US 127
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 AM to 9AM.    Similarly no lane closures are permitted in the same area on southbound US 127 weekdays during the afternoon commute from 3 PM to 6 PM.  For the section of roadway between I-64 and US 60, no lane closures are permitted weekdays from 6 AM to 8 PM.
KY 2817 (Cardwell Lane)
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. 
US 127
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. 
US 60
US 60:  Lane closures and delays possible at the Capital Avenue Bridge over the Kentucky River (mile point 8.4) due to joint cleaning and sealing underneath the bridges.
US 60X
US 60X:  Lane closures and delays possible at the Singing Bridge over the Kentucky River (mile point 0.03) due to joint cleaning and sealing underneath the bridges. 
Henry County
  
Description
Southbound Interstate 71
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. 
KY 389
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. 
US 421
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)
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.
Northbound Interstate 71
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.
KY 389
KY 389:  Lane closures and delays possible between mile point 7.0 and 7.9 (near KY 22) due to roadway resurfacing.
US 421
US 421:  Roadway is reduced to one lane at the bridge over Interstate 71 (mile point 24.1) due to a bridge deck overlay.  A temporary signal is in place to control traffic through the work zone.
​Oldham County
  
Description
KY 2857 (New Moody Lane)
KY 2857 (New Moody Lane):  Lane closures and delays possible near Meadowbrook Drive (mile point 1.1) due to roadway approaches for new bridge construction.  Lane closures are possible weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  Motorists will be flagged through the work zone.
Interstate 71
Interstate 71:  Lane closures and delays possible 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 is reduced to 60 MPH.
​Shelby County
  
Description
There are no items to show in this view of the "Traffic Advisories" list.
​Spencer County
  
Description
KY 44
KY 44:  Lane closures and construction delays possible between Oak Tree Way and KY 1633 (mile points 7.6 to 8.4) due for shoulder repairs.
KY 55
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 AM – 9 AM and 2 PM – 6 PM.
KY 1169
KY 1169:  Roadway isclosed 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 late October.  Motorists should follow the signed detour via KY 1633.
​Trimble County
  
Description
US 421
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.   
Southbound Interstate 71
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. 
Northbound Interstate 71
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.
US 421
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.   
KY 36
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.
Contact Information Contact Info
Department of Highways, District Five
8310 Westport Road
Louisville KY. 40242
Phone: (502) 210-5400
Fax: (502) 210-5494
Hours: 8am - 4:30pm EST, M-F
Map it

Email us