District 5 Traffic Advisories
​Jefferson County
  
Description
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 roadway resurfacing.  Lane closures possible weeknights from 7:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m.
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 South Park Road and the railroad crossing near the Northern Ditch (mile point 2.4 to 4.9) due to sidewalk ramp repairs.  Lane closures are possible weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Westbound Interstate 64
Westbound Interstate 64:  Shoulder closures and delays possible just west of Hurstbourne Parkway between mile points 14.7 and 14.3) due to sound barrier construction. 
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.  Southbound I-65 motorists exiting at KY 44 (Exit 117), KY 480 (Exit 116) and KY 245 (Exit 112) must stay in the right lane to exit during this phase of construction.

The exit ramp from southbound Interstate 65 to KY 44 (Exit 117) at Shepherdsville will be closed this weekend for concrete pavement repairs.  This ramp is scheduled for closure from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, August 29 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, September 1.  Motorists should follow the signed detour via southbound 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.  Fisher Lane is closed to thru traffic between Eric Christy Road and Duane Way.  Local access is allowed.  This section of roadway will be closed through early September.  Motorists should follow the signed detour via KY 44 and Cedar Brook Road. 
​Franklin County
  
Description
US 127 (Wilkinson Boulevard)
US 127 (Wilkinson Boulevard):  Roadway is reduced to one lane 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 2 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.
Westbound Interstate 64
Westbound Interstate 64:  Lane closures and delays possible between US 127 and KY 395 in Shelby County (mile points 53 to 43) due to sealing of pavement cracks.  Roadway will be reduced to one lane in the evenings from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 6:00 a.m. the following morning.  Work will not be performed on Friday or Saturday evenings.
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. 
​Oldham County
  
Description
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:  Lane closures and delays possible between US 127 in Franklin County and KY 395 in Shelby County (mile points 53 to 43) due to sealing of pavement cracks.  Roadway will be reduced to one lane in the evenings from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 6:00 a.m. the following morning.  Work will not be performed on Friday or Saturday evenings.
​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.
​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. 
KY 625 (Mt. Pleasant Road)
KY 625 (Mt. Pleasant Road):  Lane closures and delays possible near KY 1838 (mile point 6.5) due to guardrail installation. 
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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