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KYTC District 6 Road Report

Update of all current construction projects in the Northern Kentucky district

 
COVINGTON, Ky. (August 1, 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

Starting Friday, August 1 at 9 PM until Monday, August 4 at 5 AM Industrial Road will be closed at US 42. Signed detours will be in place. Eastbound US 42/127 will be restricted to a single through lane from the I-75 overpass to Scott Street during this timeframe. The ramp from Southbound I-71/75 to US 42 will be restricted to a single lane. 

•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 22, crews will be conducting a slide repair on KY 8 in between KY 1019 and Willow Creek Road. Work will be done during daylight hours. A lane closure will be in place during work hours. Motorist should watch for equipment, crews and flagger. Motorist should seek an alternate route during this project. Long delays are possible.

Campbell County

AA Highway (KY 9) – Resurfacing work will begin on the AA Highway the week of July 14th 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 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.

Grant County

KY 36 (Stewertsville Road)Beginning today, Monday, July 28st contractors will begin 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.

Harrison County

US 62 (Georgetown Pike) - Beginning today, Monday, July 28st contractors will begin a resurfacing project on US 62 (Georgetown Pike) from the Scott County line to just West of Leesburg Farms Lane, (0 – 1.4 mile-maker approximately). 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 15, 2014.

Kenton County

KY 3081 (Oak Island) - Beginning Monday, August 4th thru Thursday, August 7th a slide repair project will take place on KY 3081 (Oak Island). The road will be closed to thru traffic from 8 AM until 5 PM. The road will remain open during non-working hours. Motorists should seek alternate routes during this time.

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 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.

US 25 (Dixie Highway) 0 – 5 mile-markerA pavement repairs and resurfacing has begun on US 25 (Dixie Highway) starting at Grant County line to the Boone County line (0 – 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.

US 25 (Dixie Highway) – Pavement repairs and resurfacing will begin on US 25 (Dixie Highway) in Kenton County. Work will occur between Orphanage Road (KY 371) and I-75. Drivers should exercise caution and watch for traffic control devices, flaggers, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone.

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 Road (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 RepairsA pavement repair project is in progress from KY 2354 (Roland Avenue) extending north to KY 3095 (Howard Ellis Road). Beginning Monday, July 28th, a traffic change will take place. This section of US 127 will be reduced to one lane of traffic controlled by a temporary signal system while pavement work continues. The intersection of KY 2354 (Roland Avenue) and US 127 (Main Street) is closed and is expected to reopen Monday, August 4th. Roland Ave (KY 2354) can be accessed from KY 22. There is no through traffic on Roland Ave (KY 2354). Be prepared to stop. Watch for oncoming traffic. Expect delays.

Pendleton County

KY 8 KY 8 from KY 2828 (Ivor Road) to KY 154 (Carntown Road), will be closed on August 1st from 7 AM to August 4th at 7 AM so that conveyor repairs can be made at Carmeuse. Motorists should see an alternate route.

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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