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Gov. Beshear, Secretary Gray Focus on Helping Kentuckians Obtain a REAL IDGov. Beshear, Secretary Gray Focus on Helping Kentuckians Obtain a REAL IDNewStatewideFrankfort1/22/2020
Gov. Andy Beshear and Transportation Secretary Jim Gray said today at the Kentucky Transportation headquarters they are focused on helping Kentuckians who need a REAL ID obtain one by the Oct. 1 deadline.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
REAL ID licenses available to Pulaski County Residents at new REAL ID regional licensing office in Somerset Pulaski County Residents May Request REAL IDNewStatewideFrankfort1/22/2020
Kentuckians now have one more option to maintain U.S. air travel and military base entry thanks to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) expansion of REAL ID-compliant card access.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
REAL ID licenses available to McCracken County Residents at new REAL ID regional licensing office in PaducahMcCracken County Residents May Request REAL IDNewStatewideFrankfort1/22/2020
Kentuckians now have one more option to maintain U.S. air travel and military base entry thanks to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) expansion of REAL ID-compliant card access.
Contact Email: Naitore Djigbenou
REAL ID licenses available to Warren County Residents during trial phase of regional licensing office in Bowling Green Warren County Residents May Request REAL IDStatewideFrankfort1/13/2020
Warren County residents now have one more option to maintain U.S. air travel and military base entry..
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
KYTC offers scholarships for civil engineering students Engineering ScholarshipsStatewideFrankfort1/7/2020
KYTC offers two scholarship programs to help pay for tuition while providing employment. Applications open for the 2020-2021 school year. Interested students must apply by the Feb. 1, 2020 deadline for scholarship consideration.
Contact Email: Izzy House
TARC launches Rapid: next generation bus service for LouisvilleTARC launches RapidStatewideLouisville1/6/2020
TARC is officially launching Rapid, the region’s first bus rapid transit (BRT) system, as part of the $35 million New Dixie Highway Project.
Contact Email: stephanie.caros@ky.gov; beverly@c2strategic.com
Fayette County residents may apply for Voluntary Travel IDs in Frankfort before regional licensing office opens in Lexington Fayette County residents may apply for Voluntary Travel IDs in Frankfort before regional licensing office opens in LexingtoStatewideFrankfort1/3/2020
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is expanding REAL ID-compliant card access at the Frankfort regional driver licensing office to serve Fayette County residents as the agency continues preparations to open a local regional office in Lexington.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
TARC Launches New Rapid LineTARC Launches New LineStatewideFrankfort1/3/2020
Route will bring an enhanced level of service to Dixie Highway bus riders
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Simpson County Welcome Center Closing Jan. 2 for Demolition and ReconstructionSimpson County Welcome Center ClosingStatewideFrankfort1/3/2020
The Simpson County Welcome Center, built in 1974 and located at the zero mile marker on I-65 in southern Kentucky, is closing Jan. 2 for demolition and reconstruction with the new facility expected to be completed in the fall of 2020.
Contact Email: Wes.Watt@ky.gov
Simpson County Welcome Center Closing Dec. 27 for Demolition and ReconstructionSimpson County Welcome Center Closing Dec. 27 for Demolition and ReconstructionStatewideFrankfort12/26/2019
Today, state agencies announced the Simpson County Welcome Center, built in 1974 and located at the zero mile marker on I-65 in southern Kentucky, is closing Dec. 27...
Contact Email: Wes.watt@ky.gov
Gift loved ones with peace of mind by registering an emergency contact on Transportation Cabinet websiteRegister an emergency contact through Emergency NoticeStatewideFrankfort12/19/2019
As boxes get wrapped and online orders ship to gift to loved ones this holiday season, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) encourages residents to give the free, year-long gift of peace of mind by registering an emergency contact.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
Changes to Kentucky’s current and future special license plates to take effect Dec. 30 following passage of House Bill 341Changes to Kentucky’s current and future special license plates to take effect Dec. 30 following passage of House Bill 341StatewideFrankfort12/18/2019
Administrative and pricing changes are ahead for the special license plate program to comply with legislative changes made during the spring General Assembly.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Voluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Shelby County residentsVoluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Shelby County residentsStatewideFrankfort12/18/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is expanding REAL ID-compliant card access to Shelby County residents as the agency makes strides to transition to a regional issuance model.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Transportation Secretary invites students to partner in annual Adopt-a-Highway art contest to promote litter-free KentuckyAdopt-a-Highway program upgrades annual art contest for 2019-2020 school yearStatewideFrankfort12/16/2019
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) Secretary Jim Gray invites Kentucky students to submit original artwork for the agency’s annual Adopt-a-Highway art contest following the theme, Adopt-a-Highway: Keeping Kentucky Beautiful.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
Voluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Henry County residentsVoluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Henry County residentsStatewideFrankfort12/11/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is expanding REAL IDcompliant card access to Henry County residents as the agency makes strides to transition to a regional issuance model.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov 
Upcoming new look and production of Kentucky license plates to drive efficienciesUpcoming new look and production of Kentucky license plates to drive efficienciesStatewideFrankfort12/9/2019
 The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is making major progress to introduce a modernized license plate manufacturing process in late 2020 after entering into a recent agreement with Intellectual Technologies Inc
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Voluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Owen County residents2019-11-27 Owen County Residents May Request VTIDStatewideFrankfort11/27/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is expanding REAL ID-compliant card access to Owen County residents as the agency makes strides to revamp the state’s issuance model.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov; Jordan.Smith@ky.gov
Plan will evaluate aviation system needs in the Bluegrass RegionKentucky Department of Aviation Commissions StudyStatewideLexington 11/26/2019
The Kentucky Department of Aviation is preparing a report that could drive long-term decisions about meeting aviation needs in Central Kentucky and supporting economic development in the Commonwealth.
Contact Email: andrea@c2strategic.com 
Voluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Scott County residentsScott County Residents May Request VTIDStatewideFrankfort11/20/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is expanding REAL ID-compliant card access to Scott County residents as the agency makes strides to revamp the state’s issuance model.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov; Jordan.Smith@ky.gov 
Transportation Cabinet Minority Internship Program (MIP) spring semester application deadline approachingMIP spring semester application deadline Nov. 15StatewideFrankfort11/14/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) continues to pave the way for higher education students to gain paid, hands-on work experience to build a stronger future workforce.
Contact Email: izzy.house@ky.gov
Kentucky awarded $30.4 million in competitive federal funds to improve rural infrastructure 2019-11-12 2019 Kentucky BUILD Grant RecipientsStatewideFrankfort11/12/2019
Three local government applicants are the recipients of $30.4 million in competitive BUILD federal grants to fund projects that improve safety, access and mobility for motorists and freight movement in rural Kentucky.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
State transportation crews ready to respond to first winter event this snow and ice seasonKYTC crews ready to respond to first winter event this snow and ice seasonStatewideFrankfort11/11/2019
KYTC's nearly 2,000 snowfighters have stocked salt supplies, trained crews and 1,400 plow trucks ready to respond as needed to the state's first snow event of the season expected to hit portions of the state tonight.
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Completes 100th Bridge Project Through Bridging Kentucky ProgramKentucky Transportation Cabinet Completes 100th Bridge ProjectStatewideFrankfort11/4/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has reached a major milestone, completing its 100th bridge restoration project through the transformational Bridging Kentucky Program.
Contact Email: Ed@c2strategic.com
KYTC selects design-build team for I-Move project I-Move Contract AwardedDistrict 5Louisville10/31/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has selected a design-build team led by Hall Contracting and American Engineers Inc. to design and construct the I-Move Kentucky interstate project.
Contact Email: ed@c2strategic.com
Gov. Bevin, Transportation Cabinet announce preliminary I-65 to I-71 regional connector routes avoid Bernheim property 2019-10-22 I-65 to I-71 Regional Connector UpdateStatewideLouisville10/23/2019
Gov. Matt Bevin and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) announced today that the I-65/I-71 Regional Connector Planning Study is moving forward, and no sections of the proposed routes that cross through property owned by the Bernheim Arboretum
Contact Email: Naitore.Djigbenou@ky.gov
Gov. Bevin Joins Federal, State and Local Officials to Break Ground on Gallatin County AirportGallatin County Airport Ground BreakingStatewideFrankfort10/22/2019
Gov. Matt Bevin today joined federal, state and local officials and area business leaders to officially break ground on the newest general aviation airport in Sparta, Kentucky.
Contact Email: nicole.burton@ky.gov; naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
Voluntary Travel IDs now offered in Frankfort for Anderson County residentsAnderson County Residents May Request VTIDStatewideFrankfort10/8/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is expanding REAL ID-compliant card access to Anderson County residents as the agency makes strides to revamp the state’s issuance model.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov; jordan.smith@ky.gov
KYTC launches new, more efficient online portal for overweight/over-dimensional permit requestsKYTC launches online portal for OW-OD permit requestsStatewideFrankfort9/30/2019
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) launched a new online system today for issuing travel permits for overweight/over-dimensional (OW/OD) vehicle drivers.
Contact Email: jordan.smith@ky.gov
Statement about REAL ID progressStatement about REAL ID progressStatewideFrankfort9/18/2019
The Transportation Cabinet, in partnership with Circuit Court Clerks, recently began a phased pilot program to rollout REAL ID compliant credentials in specific counties, prior to making the credential available in all 120 counties.
Contact Email: naitore.djigbenou@ky.gov
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