|Statewide salt supplies reaching critical levels|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 5, 2014) – Despite a lull in the winter storms that have pounded the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has advised its 12 highway districts to conserve salt supplies and focus on other conservation efforts in combating further snow and ice this season.
|Highway restrictions temporarily lifted for out-of-state utility vehicles|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 3, 2014) –In light of yesterday’s severe winter storm, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has waived certain highway restrictions for out-of-state utility vehicles travelling nationally to areas with widespread power outages.
|Crews still cleaning up after the latest winter storm|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 4, 2014) – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet highway crews continue extensive snow and ice operations today across the Commonwealth.
|Oversized load slowly moving through Kentucky|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 20, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is alerting motorists to an oversized load slowly traveling from Tennessee to Ohio.
|Break in snow, ice allows time for pothole patching|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 19, 2014) – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet highway crews are using the current break from snow and ice duty to fix another nuisance created by the snow, ice and freezing temperatures: potholes.
|KYTC offering scholarships for civil engineering, engineering-tech students|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 13, 2014) — Continuing one of the Commonwealth’s most attractive postsecondary education opportunities, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) will award up to 30 new scholarships for the 2014-2015 school year for students pursuing civil engineering and civil engineering technology degrees.
|Kentucky Transportation Cabinet launches ‘DataMart’ Web portal|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 7, 2014) – Where are Kentucky’s state-maintained bridges? How many electric vehicles are registered in Kentucky? What is Kentucky’s five-year trend in highway crashes? How much was spent last year on highway projects, by county?
|State looks at conserving salt supply as winter drags on|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 7, 2014) – A robust winter season and more precipitation expected in the coming weeks has Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) officials looking for ways to conserve salt as deliveries slow and materials run in short supply.
|Snow, ice removal reaches $27 million mark for state|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 31, 2014) – Halfway through the winter season, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has spent $27 million on snow and ice removal. This figure reflects costs of all kinds – labor, equipment, materials and contractors.
|Changes for motor vehicle temporary tags will save money|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 30, 2014) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is changing the way it produces temporary tags for motor vehicles, saving money for taxpayers and reducing production time for tags.