US 42/Mall Road Intersection – Starting March 24, Traffic will be restricted to a single lane on Westbound US 42 from Scott Street to the I-75 overpass nightly from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. Traffic will also be restricted to one lane on Eastbound US 42 from the I-75 overpass to Ewing Boulevard from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. nightly. Lane shifts will be in place. Watch for trucks entering and exiting the highway and construction equipment.
Camp Ernst Road (KY 237) from Rogers Lane to Golf Club Drive – As construction continues on this project, please watch for flaggers and for trucks entering and leaving the highway. Patrick Drive is currently open from McGrath Lane to First Church of Christ entrance. Please note Patrick Drive is NOT connected to the existing Camp Ernst Road for through traffic at this time. KY 237 traffic has been switched onto part of the new road beginning south of Rogers Lane and continuing north to KY 18. Please use caution at the tie ins at these locations.
KY 9 (AA Highway) at I-275 Interchange – Beginning Thursday night, March 13, 2014, periodic lane closures will be in place for both Northbound and Southbound KY 9 for pavement repairs. Lane closures will begin at 9 PM on Friday night, March 14, 2014 and last thru 6 AM Monday morning, March 17, 2014.
- Northbound KY 9 will be reduced to a single lane between the UDF entrance and the WB 275 entrance ramp.
- The exit ramp from I-275 EB to KY 9 will be limited to a single left turn movement and a single right turn movement.
- Southbound KY 9 will be reduced to a single lane between Vine St. and the EB 275 entrance ramp.
Drivers should exercise caution and watch for flaggers, construction personnel and vehicles entering and leaving the work zones. The speed limit throughout the work-zone on KY 9 will be reduced 35 MPH. Delays can be expected during the weekend work.
Eastbound I-275 at KY 9 (Exit 77 – AA Highway) – Beginning at 9:00 PM on Friday night (March 21, 2014) and lasting thru 6:00 AM Monday morning (March 24, 2014), the exit ramp from I-275 EB to KY 9 will be completely closed. A detour will be posted directing traffic to continue east on I-275 and exit at 3 Mile Road (Exit #76), then proceed North on 3-Mile Road and enter WB I-275. Traffic will then exit WB I-275 at KY (Exit #77).
Campbell - Kenton Counties
Visalia Bridge (KY 536) over the Licking River – The WB lane of the Visalia Bridge will be closed to traffic. A traffic signal will be in place until repair project is complete.
KY 547 (Riley Road) – Beginning the week of March 11th, KY 547 (Riley Road) will have lane closures between 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM while crews construct a new water main between KY 9 and KY 10 in Alexandria. Alexandria Police will be providing traffic control. Closure will remain in place until project is complete.
KY 1892 (Carothers Road) – The City of Newport will resume a pavement project on KY 1892 (Carothers Road) starting Monday, March 10th when utility barrier walls will be placed. On Tuesday, March 11th traffic will be shifted beginning at 9 AM at the intersection of Pavilion Parkway, continuing west to the in/out access point for the Newport Shopping Center. Wednesday, March 12 the main lane barrier wall will be placed along the length of the construction area. The anticipated completion date of July 2014. Motorists will need to use extreme caution when in the work zone; watch for crews and equipment.
General Butler State Park / KY 227 - Logging contractors will be harvesting trees infested with the Emerald Ash Borer at General Butler State Park. Trucks will be entering and leaving the park through the campground entrance on KY 227. Please use caution and watch for truck traffic. There is a March 31, 2014 completion date for this project.
US 42 EAST OF WARSAW (MP 10.100) – Landslide repairs continue; caution signs and traffic signals are in place with the lane closure. Please use caution when approaching and passing through the project.
Eagle Tunnel Road (CR 1312) Bridge Replacement (KY 16 to CR 1312 Eagle Tunnel Road - Gallatin County/KY 467 to CR 1312 Eagle Tunnel Road - Grant County) - This project does not impact the traveling motorist, as the roadway was previously closed due to a RR tunnel collapsing. The contractor has constructions signs in place indicating the bridge construction along the routes going to the project. Please use caution along these routes including KY 467, as there will be an increase of construction traffic. The new bridge is schedule to open in the spring of 2014.
Cynthiana Bypass – The Cynthiana Bypass is open to traffic. There are still a few things that need to done and final inspection. The project should be complete by the end of April, 2014.
Taylor Mill Road – Middle Section - KY 16 (From Sunbrite to Blackstone) – Traffic has been switched onto new pavement from Sunbrite Drive to new road Pride Parkway. Old Taylor Mill Road in now open to thru traffic. Northbound KY 16 turns into Old Taylor Mill Road (Pride Parkway) at Heathermoor Blvd. To continue North on KY 16, traffic will have to make a right turn opposite of Heathermoor Blvd. Southbound KY 16 traffic approaching the new road will encounter a left turn movement at the intersection with Old Taylor Mill Road (Pride Parkway) near Heathermoor Blvd. The new intersection of KY 16 and Old Taylor Mill Road (Pride Parkway) will not be signalized. Robertson Road will remain closed to thru traffic between house #864 and house #865 Robertson Road where the new KY 16 is being constructed. Local residents from House #828 to #864 Robertson Road only have access from the north intersection of Old Taylor Mill Road and Robertson Road. It is important for motorists to use caution and watch for signage and traffic control devices. Anticipated completion is summer 2015.
US 68 (0 - 1 mile-marker) – Starting Friday, March 14, 2014, Robertson County Maintenance Crew will be conducting a slide repair project in front of Blue Licks State Park. There will be a lane closure between 7:30 AM until 4 PM, Monday through Friday. Project should be complete by March 31, 2014. Motorist should be aware of crews, equipment and lane closures. Remember work is weather dependent.