LOUISVILLE, Ky. (NEWS RELEASE) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists of a ramp closure at the interchange of Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) and US 60 (Shelbyville Road) this week. Contract crews will be replacing concrete pavement on this ramp.
The exit ramp from westbound I-264 to eastbound US 60 (Exit 20A) is scheduled for closure from 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 24 until 6:00 a.m. on Friday, July 26. Motorists should follow the signed detour via two of the loop ramps in the I-264/I-64 interchange (see diagram below).
This work is part of the I-264 construction project for concrete pavement repairs between Browns Lane and Westport Road (mile points 18.4 to 20.7). Hall Contracting, Inc. was awarded the contract for this project in the amount of $8.1 million. The contract completion date is July 31, 2013.
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. You can also get traffic information for the District 5 counties at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.