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KYTC District 6 Road Report

Update of all current construction projects in the Northern Kentucky district

 
COVINGTON, Ky. (August 20, 2014) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 6 would like the public to be aware of the following conditions and/or operations that are being reported for highways in District Six.  Changes and/or additions from last report are underlined/red. Motorists should be aware of possible delays or lane closures on the following projects:
 
 
** Remember - You can get Northern Kentucky road construction updates on http://transportation.ky.gov/district-6/Pages/default.aspx. You can also call 511 or go to www.511.ky.gov for Kentucky traffic and travel information.
 

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Boone County

US 42/Mall Road Intersection (13.9 -14.4 mile-marker) from Bentley Drive to Ewing Blvd:

WEST OF I-75

•Traffic restrictions are in place on Eastbound and Westbound US 42/127.

Periodic Lane closures may occur as needed.

The additional turn lane from Eastbound US 42/127 to Mall Road will remain closed until further notice.   

•Various traffic impacts will continue through October.

•Watch for flaggers, trucks and construction equipment entering and exiting the Highway.

EAST OF I-75

•Lane Closures on East and Westbound US 42/127 are possible on weekday nights from 9 PM until 5 AM from Scott Street to the I-75 overpass.  
 
Eastbound US 42/127 will be further restricted to one through lane from the I-75 overpass to Scott Street starting at 9:00 p.m. Friday August 15, 2014 until 5:00 a.m. Monday August 18, 2014. The outside left turn lane from Southbound I-71/75 will be closed during this timeframe.
 
The unnamed access road from US 42/127 to various businesses across from Ewing Boulevard will be closed during this time.
 
•Watch for flaggers and trucks entering and exiting the highway.

Boone County

Camp Ernst Road (KY 237) from Rogers Lane to Golf Club DriveAs construction continues on this project, please watch for flaggers and for trucks entering and leaving the highway. New traffic patterns are in place and will remain until winter. Please follow detour signs to access KY 18 and KY 237.
 
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Boone County

I-275 (6.3 – 13.4 mile-marker) - Lane closures may be in place between 6 PM – 6 AM Monday through Sunday for concrete sawing and sealing operations. Expect minor delays and use caution when traveling through the work zone.

Bracken County

KY 8 (Mary Ingalls Highway) 1.4 – 3.5 mile-marker - Beginning Monday, August 4th through August 22nd, KY 8 will be closed during daylight hours for a slide repair located in between KY 1019 and Willow Creek Road. Motorist should seek an alternate route during this time.

Campbell County

I-471 – Milepoint 0.0 to Milepoint 5.1There will be periodic lane closures on I-471 Northbound and Southbound beginning Sunday, August 24th through Sunday, August 31st during off-peak hours. Drivers should exercise caution and watch for traffic control devices, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone.

o Beginning Sunday, August 24th at 11:00 PM, the entrance ramp from KY 8 to I-471 Southbound will be closed for approximately 3 hours for pavement work. Traffic wishing to enter I-471 Southbound should proceed on KY 8 and turn South on Monmouth St. (US 27). Traffic should then turn left on to 10th Street (KY 1120). The detour will end at the Southbound entrance ramp to I-471. A detour will not be posted.

o Beginning Monday, August 25th at 2:00 AM, the entrance ramp from Memorial Parkway (KY 1120) to I-471 Southbound will be closed for approximately 3 hours for pavement work. Traffic wishing to enter I-471 Southbound should enter I-471 Northbound, then take the KY 8 exit and turn left onto West KY 8. The detour will end at the I-471 Southbound entrance ramp from KY 8. A detour will not be posted.

Campbell County

AA Highway (KY 9) – Resurfacing work continues on the AA Highway from the Pendleton County line (MP 0.000) extending north to the Twelve Mile Creek Bridge (MP 7.946) just south of KY 1997. The work includes milling and asphalt placement operations. Watch for trucks entering and leaving the lane closure. Lane closures will be in place during working hours. This project is expected to last approximately 20 days weather pending. Expect minor delays.

Campbell County

KY 547 (Riley Road) – Lane closures will be in place on KY 547 (Riley Road) between 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM so crews can 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.

Grant County

KY 36 (Stewartsville Road) – Beginning today, Monday, July 28st contractors will begin a resurfacing project on KY 36 (Stewartsville Road) from KY 22 at Four Corners extending East to KY 1995 (Simpson Ridge Road). Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Anticipate short delays, use alternate routes if possible. Project completion is scheduled for August 22, 2014.

KY 330 (Corinth Road) 7 – 10.5 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project is scheduled to begin the week of August 18th on KY 330 (Corinth Road) between .7 mile West of KY 36 to the Pendleton County line. Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Expect lane closures and delays; use alternate routes if possible.

KY 467 (Knoxville Road) 11.7 – 15.8 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project is scheduled to begin the week of August 18th on KY 467 (Knoxville Road) between US 25 Bypass to the Pendleton County line. Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Expect lane closures and delays; use alternate routes if possible.

KY 491 (Gardnersville Road) 3.9 – 8.3 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project is scheduled to begin the week of August 18th on KY 491 (Corinth Road) between US 25 to the Pendleton County line. Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Expect lane closures and delays; use alternate routes if possible.

Kenton County

Dudley Road - Construction from Winding Trails to Sperti Drive is in progress. Dudley Road, within the construction zone, will be closed to through traffic through November 15, 2014. Business and residential access will be provided during the entire construction project. We will begin in the middle portion of the hill with full road closure.

Kenton County

KY 1072 (Sleepy Hollow Road)The slide repair project on KY 1072 (Sleepy Hollow Road) will continue this week and next week. The road will be closed to thru traffic from Amsterdam Road to Montague Road during work hours starting at 7 AM until 6 PM, Monday through Friday. During the hours of 6 PM until 7 AM, one lane of traffic will be permitted with the use of traffic signal. This will remain in place until repair project is complete. Local traffic will have access. Motorists should seek an alternate route during this time.

Kenton County

KY 2042 (Moffett Road) 4 – 5.5 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project continues on KY 2042 (Moffett Road) between George Bach Road and KY 177 (Decoursey Pike). Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Anticipate short delays, use alternate routes if possible.

KY 2043 (Green Road) 3.3 – 5.5 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project continues on KY 2043 (Green Road) between the Cruises Creek Bridge and KY 16. Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Anticipate short delays, use alternate routes if possible.

KY 3072 (Hempling Road) 0.0 – 4.15 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project continues on KY 3072 (Hempling Road) between KY 16 and KY 3081 (Oak Island Road). Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Anticipate short delays, use alternate routes if possible.

KY 1303 (Turkeyfoot Road) 2.7 – 5 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing project has begin on KY 1303 (Turkeyfoot Road) between Brightleaf Road and Barnwood Drive (2.7 – 5 mile-marker). Motorists please use caution while driving through the Work Zone and watch for flaggers, crews and equipment. Anticipate short delays, use alternate routes if possible.

 

Kenton County

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. 

Owen County

KY 355 Bridge Replacement over Little Twin Creek – A bridge replacement project is in progress on the KY 355 bridge over the Little Twin Creek. One lane of the bridge will remain open during the project. An August 30, 2014 completion is anticipated.

Owen County

US 127 (Owenton-North Main Street) Pavement Repairs – A pavement repair project is in progress from Roland Avenue extending north to Howard Ellis Road (KY 3095). Motorist should watch for flaggers and temporary lane closures. The intersection of Roland Avenue and US 127 (Main Street) will be closed August 11th and is expected to reopen Monday, August 18th. There is no through traffic on Roland Ave. The intersection of US 127 and KY 3095 (Ellis Road) will be closed on Friday, August 15th at 6 PM. Ellis Road may be accessed from KY 1287 (East Adair). There will be no through traffic on Ellis Road. The intersection is scheduled to reopen on Sunday, August 17th at 6 pm PM. The anticipated project completion date is October 15, 2014.

Robertson County

KY 165 Bridge over the North Fork Licking River - A bridge deck overlay and joint replacement project is in progress on the bridge along KY 165 over the North Fork of the Licking River at the Robertson/Bracken County line. The bridge will be reduced to one lane and a temporary signal will be put in place. Currently, no work is in progress.  Work will resume once plans are modified.

Robertson/Mason Counties

KY 616  Bridge over the North Fork Licking River - The bridge on KY 616 will be closed to through traffic in order to replace the bridge deck on the bridge over the north fork of the Licking River at the Robertson-Mason county line. Detour signs and message boards will be posted for motorists to use KY 875 to get around the closure.
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The KYTC offers the following tips for motorists when they approach a work zone:
 
  1. Expect the unexpected.
  2. Slow down.
  3. Don’t tailgate. Keep a safe distance between you and the car ahead of you.
  4. Keep a safe distance between your vehicle and the construction workers and equipment.
  5. Pay attention to the signs.
  6. Obey road crew flaggers.
  7. Stay alert and minimize distractions.
  8. Keep up with the traffic flow.
  9. Schedule enough time and call 511 or go to www.511.ky.gov for Kentucky traffic and travel information. For Revive the Drive – NKY updates go to http://transportation.ky.gov/revivethedrive/ or follow KYTCDistrict6 our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/KYTC.District6.  Knowing where the construction zones are prior to the trip can minimize frustration and delays.
  10. Be patient and stay calm.
 
Remember construction and maintenance activities are scheduled on a tentative basis and are subject to change depending on weather conditions, emergencies, and other factors beyond the control of the Department of Highways.  The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet appreciates your patience during the construction process.
 
Motorists are urged to use caution in work areas, and to be alert for flaggers, workers, and equipment which may block a portion of the roadway, and other items of concern in work zones.  Motorists are asked to pay careful attention to warning signs alerting them of the roadwork and obey work zone speed limits where applicable.
 
For the latest up to date information on road conditions throughout Kentucky, motorists can dial 511.
 
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