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

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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.

Designate a sober driver this St. Patrick’s Day

FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 10, 2017) As Kentuckians prepare to celebrate one of the country’s most popular holidays, the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) is reminding motorists to plan for a designated driver before the St. Patrick’s Day party begins.​

Transportation crews to begin treating for noxious weeds

FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 10, 2017) — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews will begin treating for noxious and nuisance weeds throughout the state this month.  The treatments aid in controlling the spread of undesirable plants along state highway rights of way.​

2017 Kentucky Official Highway Map is now available

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 23, 2017) – Featuring the Commonwealth's expansive waterways, Kentucky's new road maps will create quite a splash in the upcoming travel season.​

Kentucky Motor Vehicle Commission abolishes employment barrier for job seekers

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 13, 2017) – Following Governor Matt Bevin’s lead on ‘fair chance’ employment and granting ‘second chances’ to individuals with criminal histories, the Kentucky Motor Vehicle Commission voted on Friday to remove a long-standing hurdle in the hiring process.​

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