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KYTC District 6 Road Report

Update of all current construction projects in the Northern Kentucky district

 
COVINGTON, Ky. (July 21, 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.

•Traffic is restricted to a single through lane from I-75 to Bentley Court.

•Mall Road left turns to Eastbound US 42 is restricted to one lane.   

•The ramp from I-75 Southbound to US 42 is restricted to two lanes.

•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.

•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.

Campbell County

KY 1120 (Memorial Parkway)Pavement repairs and resurfacing will begin on KY 1120 in Campbell County. Work will occur between Monroe Street and North Fort Thomas Avenue. Please watch for flaggers, traffic control devices and construction equipment.

KY 1892 (Grand Avenue/Carothers Road)Pavement repairs and resurfacing will begin on KY 1892 in Campbell County. Work will occur between Monmouth Street (US 27) and South Fort Thomas Avenue (KY 1120). Please watch for flaggers, traffic control devices and construction equipment.

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.

Carroll County

KY 36 (Park Avenue)A resurfacing project is in progress from Fisher Avenue to 0.05 miles east of Shuerman Avenue. 0.016 miles west of Fourth Street extending east to Morton Avenue. Work will continue with lane closures and/or detours in place Monday through Thursday from 7 AM to 5:30 PM. Tractor trailers and delivery trucks should consider alternate routes in to Carrollton during the weekend work. Anticipated project completion is August 1, 2014.

Grant County

KY 36 (Stewertsville Road)Beginning today, Monday, July 21st contractors will begin preparations for a resurfacing project on KY 36 (Stewertsville 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 2, 2014.

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.
 

KY 17 (Madison Pike) 2 - 10 mile-marker – Pavement repairs and resurfacing will begin on KY 17 in southern Kenton County. Work will occur between Fiskburg Road (KY 2046) and KY 16. Please watch for flaggers, traffic control devices and construction equipment.

KY 17X (Old Madison Pike) – Pavement repairs and resurfacing will begin on KY 17X (Old Madison Pike) in southern Kenton County. Work will occur between 3-L Highway (KY 17) and Shaw Rd. (KY 536). Please watch for flaggers, traffic control devices and construction equipment.

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).  Lane closures and/or detours will be in place on weekends from 6 PM Friday to 6 AM Monday.  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.

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. This work is scheduled to last for 20 calendar days.
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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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