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Transportation Cabinet Awards 30 Scholarships to Invest in Kentucky’s Future Civil Engineering WorkforceCivil Engineering Scholarship RecipientsStatewideFrankfort8/1/2022
Scholarship program offers tuition assistance, summer work, and employment upon graduation
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Gov. Beshear Cuts Ribbon on Final Segment of KY 30 Project and Unveils Highway Signage Honoring Former State Rep. Marie RaderKY 30 Ribbon CuttingStatewideTyner7/20/2022
20-year corridor project improves safety and connectivity, cuts travel time in half
Contact Email: crystal.staley@ky.gov; naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Presents $6.75 Million in Funding for Transit Center, Parking Garage in FrankfortFrankfort Transit Center Check PresentationStatewideFrankfort7/13/2022
‘We must invest in our infrastructure,’ Governor says
Contact Email: crystal.staley@ky.gov; scottie.ellis@ky.gov
Kentucky crosses into new era of driver licensingDrivers Licensing Regional Office Op-EdStatewideFrankfort7/18/2022
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has delivered its fair share of big, bold and transformative infrastructure projects over the years.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Transformative I-75 Widening Project in Laurel County Nears CompletionI-75 Widening Nearing CompletionStatewideFrankfort7/15/2022
Three-year project expands high-volume corridor from four to six lanes
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Governors Beshear and DeWine Reveal Revamped Plans that Shrink Brent Spence CorridorBSB Revamped Plans Shrink Project FootprintStatewideFrankfort7/15/2022
New plans reduce footprint for new bridge and propose new lane configurations to improve safety and travel between Ohio and Kentucky
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
2022-2023 Kentucky Highway Map Beckons Travelers to ‘Get Out and Explore Kentucky’ 2022-2023 Highway MapStatewideFrankfort7/11/2022
Cites iconic beauty and culture of the Bluegrass State
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces $500,000 in Grants to Four Kentucky Riverports for Infrastructure Improvements, EquipmentGov Beshear Announces Riverport GrantsStatewideFrankfort6/30/2022
Upgrades being made for safety, efficiency
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Opening of Second Driver Licensing Regional Office in Lexington Lexington-Spindletop Driver Licensing Regional Office OpeningStatewideFrankfort6/30/2022
31st office in statewide network for issuing standard and REAL ID licenses, IDs
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Transportation Crew Members Saddle Up to Compete in Regional “Roadeo” Safety CompetitionCORRECTION Transportation Cabinet Operators Advance in Roadeo CompetitionStatewideFrankfort6/28/2022
12 highway equipment operators from annual statewide safety training and heavy equipment skills competition to advance to regional
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Opinion: Gov. Andy Beshear’s Suspension of Gas Tax Increase Among Several Steps Taken to Help Kentuckians in Volatile EconomySecretary Gray OP-ED on Gas Tax IncreaseStatewideFrankfort6/28/2022
Extraordinary times call for extraordinary leadership.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Transportation Crew Members Saddle Up to Compete in Regional “Roadeo” Safety CompetitionTransportation Cabinet Operators Advance in Roadeo CompetitionStatewideFrankfort6/28/2022
12 highway equipment operators from annual statewide safety training and heavy equipment skills competition to advance to regional
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
‘We’re Off!’: Gov. Beshear and Kentucky Officials Break Ground on I-69 ORXI-69 ORX Ground BreakStatewideFrankfort6/22/2022
Section 1 work begins this summer in Henderson
Contact Email: crystal.staley@ky.gov; scottie.ellis@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Opening of Driver Licensing Regional Office in Pikeville Pikeville Driver Licensing Regional Office OpeningStatewideFrankfort6/22/2022
Part of new network issuing standard and REAL ID licenses, IDs
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Opening of Driver Licensing Regional Office in Pineville Pineville Driver Licensing Regional Office OpeningStatewideFrankfort6/15/2022
Part of new network issuing standard and REAL ID licenses, IDs
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Transition of Driver Licensing from Circuit Court Clerks to Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Being Completed as of June 27Final Counties DL TransitionStatewideFrankfort6/10/2022
Final eight counties ceasing issuance; new KYTC regional offices offer ‘next-level’ licensing services for Kentucky drivers
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces $7.4 Million Grant for Central Kentucky Railroad Modernization ProjectGOV Railroad GrantStatewideFrankfort6/9/2022
Project by RJ Corman Railroad Co. will improve rail safety, efficiency and reliability
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Transportation Cabinet Invites Input to Develop Disadvantaged Business Goals for Highway ProjectsDBE Highway Project Public InputStatewideFrankfort6/8/2022
Transportation Cabinet hosts virtual public forums in June
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Kentucky Office of Highway Safety Joins National Effort to Prevent Impaired Driving During Labor Day HolidayKOHS Drive Sober Labor DayStatewideFrankfort8/16/2021
‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” runs Aug. 18 - Sept. 6
Contact Email: erin.eggen@ky.gov
Kentucky Office of Highway Safety Reminds Kentuckians to Click It or Ticket Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend KOHS Click It or TicketStatewideFrankfort6/8/2022
Motorists reminded to buckle up, enforcement heightened May 23-June 5
Contact Email: erin.eggen@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Opening of Driver Licensing Regional Office in London London Driver Licensing Regional Office OpeningStatewideFrankfort6/8/2022
Part of new network issuing standard and REAL ID licenses, IDs
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
REMINDER: NEW TOLL RATES EFFECTIVE JULY 1RiverLink Rate IncreaseStatewideLouisville6/6/2022
Toll rates are updated every year
Contact Email: ed@c2strategic.com
More Counties Joining Transition of Driver Licensing from Circuit Court Clerks to Transportation Cabinet Counties DL Transition Mid-JuneStatewideFrankfort5/31/2022
New regional issuance model offers ‘next-level’ services for Kentucky drivers
Contact Email: chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Transportation Secretary Jim Gray Extends Official Order to Speed Temporary Housing to Western Kentucky Tornado Survivors Official Order ExtendedStatewideFrankfort5/26/2022
Temporarily lifts restrictions on commercial drivers hauling mobile housing to tornado areas
Contact Email: chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Kenton County Driver Licensing Services Transferring to Transportation Cabinet Kenton County Driver Licensing TransitionStatewideFrankfort5/18/2022
New Driver Licensing Regional Office in Independence to open Monday, May 23
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Opening of Driver Licensing Regional Office in MaysvilleMaysville Driver Licensing Regional Office OpeningStatewideFrankfort5/18/2022
Location will issue standard and REAL ID-compliant licenses, IDs
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
OHIO AND KENTUCKY TAKE NEXT STEPS TO IMPROVE BRENT SPENCE BRIDGE CORRIDOR BSBC Project StatusStatewideFrankfort5/16/2022
Improvements to I-71/I-75 corridor and addition of a new bridge begin to take shape through pre-procurement contracting, application for funding, and industry outreach.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Project to Widen Mountain Parkway in Wolfe County Awarded to Construction Six Months Ahead of ScheduleMountain Parkway Wolfe County LettingStatewideFrankfort5/16/2022
Eleven miles of parkway will be widened to four lanes
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
More Than 150,000 Kentuckians Skipped a Trip, Conveniently Renewed Driver’s License Online Online DL RenewalsStatewideFrankfort5/16/2022
Online renewal June 2021 launch one of many “next level” licensing services
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Gov. Andy Beshear Announces Opening of Driver Licensing Regional Office in HendersonCORRECTED Henderson Driver Licensing Regional Office OpeningStatewideFrankfort5/12/2022
Update to office address. No additional changes.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; chuck.wolfe@ky.gov
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