Camp Ernst Road (KY 237) from Rogers Lane to Golf Club Drive – Traffic is in its permanent alignment. Work is suspended until spring 2015.
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.
KY 9 - Newport – Road work has begun 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.
I-71 SB Bridge over KY 1112 (46.8 mile-marker) – The SB right lane of the I-71 bridge over the KY 1112 is closed. The lane closure will remain in place until minor repairs can be scheduled and completed. Motorists should be aware of lane closure.
KY 1039 (Markand Dam) 6.6 mile-marker – A bridge repair project is in progress on the Markland Dam. Contractors are currently conducting repair work underneath the structure which will not interfere with traffic. When operations move to the bridge deck, lanes closure will be needed. Motorist should be aware of crews, equipment and lane closures. Work will be complete in March 2015.
I-75 NB/SB (152.4 - 166.3 mile-marker) – Construction has been halted for the pavement removal and replacement project for the winter and will resume in the spring on the interstate repair project located between the 152.4 and 166.3 mile points both northbound and southbound. Work is anticipated to continue through the winter, weather permitting on Traffic loops and Pavement Trenching. Pavement patching performed during 2014 construction season is only temporary in nature with the final asphalt surface to be applied in the Spring/Summer of 2015. The reduced/posted to 55 mph speed limit is no longer in affect. Resume to a safe speed limit, but be aware that construction work may continue. Motorists should stay alert and watch for signs of construction along this corridor.
KY 356 (White Oak Pike) 8.7 - 14.5 mile-marker – Corrective work still needs to be done on sections of KY 356 in Harrison County. The area between the bypass (US 62) and the intersection of KY 36 and KY 356, at the bridge, this area will remain an active construction zone throughout the winter, as the City Of Cynthiana replaces the side-walk along both sides of the KY 356 to Fifth Street. Please be aware that contractors may continue to work along this route during the winter (weather permitting) with possible lane closures in place during any work, please use caution and watch for personnel, construction trucks and equipment in these areas.
Dudley Road - Construction from Winding Trails to Sperti Drive continues. Dudley Road, within the construction zone, anticipates being open to traffic by Christmas. Business and residential access will be provided during the entire construction project. Final surface will take place in the spring 2015 to complete the project.
Taylor Mill Road – Middle Section - KY 16 (From Sunbrite to Blackstone) – The new bridge on Pride Parkway is now open for traffic. Traffic can cross the bridge in a temporary alignment with one lane of travel in each direction. The northern intersection of Pride Parkway with Taylor Creek Drive and Old Taylor Mill Road will be controlled with a 4-way stop. The southern intersection of Pride parkway with Old Taylor Mill Road will be controlled with a 3-way stop. The remainder of the project will not be changed, traffic will continue to proceed with one lane of travel in each direction the new pavement between Sunbrite Drive and Old Taylor Mill Road. Blackstone Court and Robertson Road will not have access to the new alignment at this time. For Robertson Road, local resident from house #828 to #864 will continue to 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 62 and KY 616 Intersection – A project is in progress to widen and improve sight distance at the Robertson County School entrance as well as the intersection of KY 616 and US 62. This work includes excavation/fill operations, utility installation, and asphalt improvements. Beware of construction equipment entering and leaving the roadway during working hours. Flagging operations may be in place to help control traffic. This project has an anticipated completion date of July 2015.