KY 20 over Woolper Creek – BConstruction is in progress on a new bridge structure on KY 20 over Woolper Creek in Boone County. Motorists travelling on KY 20 within the vicinity of Woolper Creek should watch for construction activities and use caution while travelling through the work zone. The project is scheduled to be complete by June 1, 2017.
Mall Road I-75 Southbound Ramp – Construction is in progress on a new I-75 southbound ramp from Mall Road. Motorists traveling from KY 18 to I-75 southbound and from Mall Road to I-75 NB should watch for shoulder closures and work zone operations.
Long Stretch Road (CR 1023) – Starting May 2, 2016 Long Stretch Road near Augusta will be closed to through traffic for bridge replacement project at Turtle Creek. Signs and barricades will be in place warning of the closure. Long Stretch Road will remain closed to thru traffic until the end of August, 2016.
KY 1120 (Memorial Parkway) Bridge over I-471 (1.4 – 1.6 mile-marker) - A bridge restoration project that includes installing a sidewalk will begin Wednesday, May 11. Motorists and pedestrians will encounter lane closures that will eventually lead to a two-month total closure of KY 1120 between the I-471 south ramps (Exit 4) and I-471 north ramps (Exit 4). Additionally, there will be a 14 day closures of the I-471 NB entrance and exit ramps. Message boards will be used to inform motorists of upcoming ramp closures. Motorists should plan accordingly by allowing extra travel time or finding an alternate route. The lane restrictions will remain in effect until work is complete, which is expected to be mid-August 2016.
I-275 WB bridge over I-471 SB – A bridge inspection on the I-275 westbound bridge over I-471 southbound is scheduled for Thursday night, May 12th starting at 9 PM through Friday morning, May 13th ending at 5 AM. The ramp from I-471 SB to I-275 EB will be closed during this time frame. A signed detour will be in place directing traffic to I-275 west and take the AA Highway/Wilder - Exit 77 and re-enter I-275 Eastbound. The left lane on I-471 SB at the ramp will also be closed. During this project motorists should watch for a lane closure, crews and equipment.
KY 2921 (Washington Trace Road) – 0.47 mile-marker – Beginning Monday, May 16, 2016, KY 2921 will be closed to thru traffic for a bridge replacement over a Branch of Twelve Mile Creek. Barricades and a signed detour will be in place using KY 1566 (Oneonta Road) to KY 8 to KY 2921. The closure is scheduled to last for 60 days.
US 27 in Highland Heights – A pavement repair project has begun on US 27. Work will take place from Ripple Creek Road extending north to the intersection with I-471. Beginning Friday night, May 6th at 6:00 PM, the northbound right lane between KY 2345 (Martha Layne Collins Blvd.) and Johns Hill Road for pavement repairs to occur. Work for this section will be completed by Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 6:00 am and all lanes will be re-opened to traffic. Motorists and pedestrians should exercise caution and watch for traffic control devices, flaggers, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone.
KY 9 Expansion - Newport – Construction is in progress on a new alignment between 5th Street and the Taylor Southgate Bridge. The new section of roadway will consist of 2 roundabouts and a new road connecting them. This project is the northern-most phase in a multi-phase plan to reroute the KY 9 corridor from Wilder all the way to the riverfront. 3rd Street in Newport is closed between York Street (US 27) and Columbia Street. Traffic should follow the signed detour South on York Street (US 27) and then turn West onto 4th Street (KY 8) to Columbia Street. Access to Riverboat Row and B.B. Riverboats via Columbia Street flood wall gate will remain open to traffic.
KY 9 - Newport – Construction is in progress along Lowell Street between 9th Street and KY 9 (12th Street). Drivers should exercise caution and watch for traffic control devices, flaggers, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone.
Johns Hill Road (KY 2345) Connector to Three Mile Road (KY 2238) – Construction will begin the first week of February on a new connector road between Johns Hill Road (KY 2345) and Three Mile Road (KY 2238). This new connector road will be adjacent to the NKU campus. Construction will take place in several phases, which will require various lane closures, lane shifts and detours. Motorists and pedestrians should pay attention to all construction and traffic signage, and be prepared for alternate traffic routes.
Riverboat Row in Newport – Riverboat Row is closed between the Chart House Restaurant and Joes Crab Shack Restaurant for extensive repairs to the underlying Taylor Creek culvert. Thru traffic will not be permitted on Riverboat Row for vehicles, bicycles or pedestrians. The intersection of Riverboat Row and Dave Cowens Drive (KY 8) will remain open at Riviera Drive; however, traffic will not be able to proceed beyond the entrances to Joes Crab Shack Restaurant and the Comfort Suites Hotel. Access for the Chart House Restaurant will be provided though the Newport “Port of Entry”. Please exercise caution and obey the traffic control devices surrounding the construction area. The project requires large equipment and large materials that will occupy the majority of the roadway. The timeline for total completion of the project and the re-opening of Riverboat Row is undetermined at this point.
US 42 (Highland Ave) – Traffic signal rebuild is in progress at the intersection of US 42 (Highland Ave) and KY 320 (11th Street) near Carroll County Hospital. Motorists and pedestrians should exercise caution and watch for traffic control devices, flaggers, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone.
Little Sugar Creek Road (CR 1001) – A bridge replacement project 1.100 mile south of US 42. Little Sugar Creek Road will be closed to thru traffic beginning April 4, 2016. Estimated completion is July 31, 2016.
KY 36 (Williamstown-Cynthiana Road) 12.3 to 12.7 mile-marker - KY 36 Bridge Replacement over Mill Creek has begun. Work will take place during daylight hours 7 am until 6 pm, Monday thru Sunday. Drivers should exercise caution and watch for traffic devices, flaggers, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone, work is weather dependent and completion date is the summer 2016.
KY 154 (Carntown Road) – Beginning Monday, May 9 through Friday May 13, 2016, KY 154 (Carntown Road) between KY 10 and KY 9 will be closed to thru traffic for a culvert replacement project. The closure will take between 9 AM and 2:30 PM. Motorists will need to seek an alternate route.