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Transportation is doing many exciting projects and other initiatives around the Commonwealth.

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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.

I-75 bridge repairs in Whitley County are complete
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 1, 2014) – An emergency bridge repair in southeast Kentucky that wasn’t projected to be completed until mid-August has been finished ahead of schedule – just in time to meet demands for holiday traffic.

Federal judge sides with KYTC on jurisdiction for lawsuit against employees of Foss Maritime Co.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 27, 2014) – A federal judge today agreed with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) and ruled that a lawsuit against employees of Foss Maritime Co. should be heard in a state circuit court.

KYTC Graduated Driver License course now offered online
FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 12, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) today announced an online version of the Graduated Driver License course for teaching safe driving techniques to beginning drivers.

More than $1.1 million in bridge repair projects awarded
FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 16, 2014)More than $1.1 million in bridge repair projects were awarded to contract recently by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.
Closed bridge to be demolished

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 15, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has arranged for emergency demolition of the old U.S. 60 bridge over the Tennessee River between McCracken and Livingston counties.

Kentucky’s 20-year transportation plan up for review
FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 7, 2014) Kentucky’s transportation plans and goals for the next 20 years are ready for public review.
Kentucky Office of Highway Safety partners with Kentucky Motorcycle Program to recognize Motorcycle Safety Month

Frankfort, Ky. (May 5, 2014) – In recognition of May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) is partnering with the Kentucky Motorcycle Program (KMP) on the Gear Up. Train Up. Ride Kentucky campaign to remind motorcyclists to wear protective gear and receive proper rider safety training.

Nearly $2.6 million awarded for road safety projects
FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 2, 2014) The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has approved nearly $2.6 million in safety improvement road projects.
Federal guidelines to require Commercial Driver’s License medical exams by certified providers
FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 1, 2014) The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will soon require drivers with Commercial Driver’s Licenses (CDL) to be examined by medical professionals whom it has certified.
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