Interstate 264 ramp closures scheduled for June 21-24
Louisville, KY (June 20, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists that two ramps on Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) will be closed this weekend. Contract crews will be performing bridge joint and concrete pavement repairs.
The exit ramp from eastbound I-264 to westbound I-64 (Exit 19B) will be closed from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 21 until 6:00 a.m. on Monday, June 24. Motorists should follow the signed detour via eastbound I-264 to Westport Road (see diagram below).
In addition, the entrance ramp from eastbound US 60 (Shelbyville Road) to eastbound I-264 will be closed during the same time frame. Motorists will be detour via KY 146 (New LaGrange Road) where they can access eastbound I-264.
This work is part of the I-264 construction project for concrete pavement repairs between Browns Lane and Westport Road (mile points 18.4 to 20.7). Hall Contracting, Inc. was awarded the contract for this project in the amount of $8.1 million. The work is scheduled for completion by July 31, 2013.
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. You can also get traffic information for the District 5 counties at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.