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KYTC releases data-driven list of statewide transportation priorities to guide decisions on next Highway Plan

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 26, 2017) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) today released a data-driven list of statewide transportation projects that will help guide development of the next Highway Plan.​

Transportation Cabinet revs up new apprenticeship program for future mechanics

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 16, 2017) – Beginning this fall, students enrolled in an automotive or diesel technology program with the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) can apply to gain paid, hands-on experience with local Department of Highways maintenance garages through the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) new Transportation Mechanic Apprenticeship Program (TMAP).​

Transportation Cabinet awards over $24.9 million in federal funding for community improvements

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 2, 2017) – Governor Matt Bevin has approved $24.9 million in Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) and Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) funds for communities across the Commonwealth. TAP and CMAQ programs are federally funded reimbursement programs administered through the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) Office of Local Programs.​

Southbound rest area on Interstate 65 in Hart County reopens Friday

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 25, 2017) - Just in time for the busy Memorial Day weekend travel period, motorists heading south on Interstate 65 in Hart County will have access to the rest area that was destroyed by a January 2016 blaze.​

Commercial drivers stay mobile with ‘My CDL’ digital solution

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 22, 2017) – For years, Kentucky’s commercial drivers – who transport passengers, deliver products and provide heavy-equipment services – have faced the frustration of interrupting their personal and professional schedules to visit a circuit court clerk’s office, locate a post office or find a fax machine to submit commercial driver’s license (CDL) paperwork. However, that inconvenience ends today with the launch of My CDL: Kentucky CDL Document Portal, a new digital solution provided by Kentucky’s Division of Driver Licensing (DDL) to maximize efficiency and improve customer satisfaction.​

Vested in Work Zone Safety Day participants reflect on lost lives to encourage lifesaving change

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 16, 2017) – Amidst the backdrop of a seven-foot wall displaying 1,400 names from across the country, transportation leaders, surviving family members and law enforcement officials gathered to pay tribute to fallen road crew workers at today’s Vested in Work Zone Safety event at the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC).​

April flowers bring May monarchs

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 11, 2017) - With highway construction season kicking off in April, orange barrels and freshly laid blacktop have become a common site throughout the state, but the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is also paving the way this spring for one of nature’s black and orange phenomenon: the monarch butterfly.​

Transportation Cabinet lets Kentuckians drive the importance of work zone safety

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 3, 2017) – Focusing on the human aspect surrounding highway work zone safety, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) launched its state work zone safety campaign this week in conjunction with National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW), April 3-7.​

Transportation Cabinet alerts drivers of travel impacts in Georgia

FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 31, 2017) - With several school districts observing spring break next week, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) alerts motorists of closures on I-85 near the Piedmont Road roadway in Atlanta, Georgia.​ 

New federal law to affect the 2018 boating season

FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 24, 2017) — The Kentucky Department of Vehicle Regulation is alerting boaters of a recent change in federal law regarding the registration and renewal process for vessels.

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