|Motor fuels tax rate to decline by 4.3 cents per gallon on Jan. 1|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 19, 2014) – Kentucky’s “gas tax” on sales of gasoline, diesel and ethanol motor fuels will drop by 4.3 cents per gallon on New Year’s Day, resulting in a loss to the Kentucky Road Fund of about $129 million on an annualized basis.
|Highway crews cleaning up first snowfall of the season|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2014) – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) road crews have been out since late Sunday night preparing for the first blast of winter weather to blanket a large part of the Commonwealth.
|Kentucky finalizes 20-year transportation plan|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 13, 2014) – A guide to achieving Kentucky’s transportation plans and goals for the next 20 years – “Kentucky’s Long-Range Statewide Transportation Plan: Planning to Make a Difference in America’s Tomorrow: 2014-2035” – has been finalized.
|Governor announces funding for Owensboro road project|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 4, 2014) – Gov. Steve Beshear joined state and local officials last week to announce funds for a much-needed rehabilitation project for a portion of U.S. 60 in Daviess County.
|KYTC suspends installation of ET-Plus guardrail terminal, pending new crash tests|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 31, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has temporarily suspended installation of the ET-Plus guardrail end treatment, pending results of new crash tests mandated by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
|Transportation Cabinet, Kentucky State Police team up to combat crime of copper wire theft on highways|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 27, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) and Kentucky State Police (KSP) are joining forces and offering a reward to attack a crime that is costing Kentucky taxpayers millions of dollars – theft of copper wire from highway lighting systems.
|Adopt-a-Highway groups ready to ‘fall sweep’ roadsides|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Sept. 12, 2014) – Volunteers will be out in force next week to “fall sweep” Kentucky highways. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) announced today that Sept. 15-21 is Adopt-a-Highway Fall Sweep Week.
|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.