District 5 Traffic Advisories
​Jefferson County
  
Description
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. 
KY 1819 (Billtown Road)
KY 1819 (Billtown Road):  Lane closures and delays possible between Gelhaus Lane and Ruckriegel Parkway (mile points 5.5 to 8.8) due to driveway entrance repairs. 
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 traffic detector loop installation and roadway resurfacing.  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 roadway resurfacing and 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.
​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 southbound lanes of I-65 are divided by barrier wall.  Motorists should use the right lane to exit at KY 44 (Exit 117), KY 480 (Exit 116) and KY 245 (Exit 112). 

The exit ramp from northbound Interstate 65 to KY 44 (Exit 117) is scheduled for closure from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, September 26 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, September 29.  Motorists should follow the signed detour via northbound I-65 to westbound KY 480 (Exit 116), northbound KY 61 and then connect with KY 44.
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. 
​Franklin County
  
Description
US 127 (Wilkinson Boulevard)
US 127 (Wilkinson Boulevard):  Left lane is closed in each direction between Mero Street and Holmes Street (mile points 8.9 to 10.5) due to concrete pavement replacement.   The speed limit in the work zone is reduced to 25 MPH.
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. 
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 base failure repairs and 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 base failure repairs and roadway resurfacing.
​Oldham County
  
Description
KY 2857 (New Moody Lane)
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 Tuesday, September 30 and Wednesday, October 1 from 9:00 p.m. each evening until 3:00 a.m. the following morning.
Southbound Interstate 71
Southbound 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
Westbound Interstate 64
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
  
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 to roadway realignment.
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 will be closed between KY 1633 and KY 55 (mile points 4.6 to 4.9) as part of the KY 55 intersection improvement project.  This closure is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 29 at 6:00 a.m. and will continue for approximately 3 weeks.  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
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