|I-65 widening project wins regional transportation award|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 27, 2014) – A project that increased traffic capacity, improved safety and reduced congestion along a major artery in southcentral Kentucky has been recognized with a regional transportation award for coming in under budget.
|Kentucky Aviation Conference set for Sept. 10-12 in Bowling Green|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 25, 2014) – The 38th annual Kentucky Aviation Conference and Exhibition is set for Sept. 10-12 in Bowling Green.
|Kentucky Transportation Cabinet eager to ‘Adopt’ your student’s ideas|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 22, 2014) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) today announced the beginning of the 2014 Adopt-a-Highway Poster Contest.
|Kentucky-Indiana Joint Board approves contract for toll marketing services for Louisville-Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project|
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 20, 2014) – The Kentucky-Indiana Joint Board today approved the hiring of a Louisville company to provide marketing, branding and communications services related to an all-electronic tolling system for the Louisville-Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project.
|Federal appeals court upholds dismissal of lawsuit that sought to halt $2.3 billion Louisville-Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 11, 2014) – The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld dismissal of a lawsuit that sought to halt construction of the $2.3 billion Louisville-Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project.
|Law enforcement officers, agencies honored for seat belt and child restraint enforcement|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 7, 2014) — The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) today honored 137 law enforcement officers from 119 agencies across the Commonwealth for their efforts to increase the use of seat belts and child restraints in motor vehicles.
|Kentucky law enforcement joins national crackdown to reduce impaired driving fatalities|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 7, 2014) — If you drink and drive in Fayette County and surrounding counties … beware. The Lexington Police Department, Kentucky State Police and other local law enforcement agencies are joining with the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) and officers across the nation for the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign Aug. 13 to Sept. 1.
|2014 Kentucky Statewide Rail Plan draft ready for review|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 5, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) draft 2014 Kentucky Statewide Rail Plan, which highlights the state’s current passenger and freight rail connections and plans for the future, is ready for review by the public and rail agencies.
|Kentucky granted extension status under federal REAL ID Act|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 31, 2014) – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has added Kentucky to a growing list of states and territories granted extensions of time for meeting requirements of the stringent new identification security law known as REAL ID – meaning a Kentucky driver’s license is still sufficient for gaining access to the vast majority of federal buildings.
|Designate a sober driver this Fourth of July|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 1, 2014) – The Fourth of July is a favorite American holiday filled with fun, food, fireworks, friends and family. However, celebrating can quickly turn to tragedy when people choose to drive after drinking. The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) is urging everyone to plan ahead this Independence Day and designate a sober driver.