Ohio River Bridges: Road Construction June 27 - July 15

Ohio River Bridges: Road Construction June 27 - July 15

Ohio River Bridges: Road Construction June 27 - July 15

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by WHAS editors

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Posted on June 27, 2014 at 5:31 PM

Updated Friday, Jun 27 at 5:32 PM

Louisville, Ky. (PRESS RELEASE) - The following closures and lane restrictions are expected the rest of this week and next week in connection with construction on the Downtown Crossing:

Louisville Streets:

•    Main Street from Hancock Street to Jackson Street - Friday, June 27 at 9 a.m. until 5 a.m. Monday, June 30

•    Witherspoon Street from Adams Street to River Road - through Sunday, July 6
 

Intermittent closures:

•    Frankfort Avenue from Story Avenue to River Road through Tuesday, July 15.

•   Jefferson Street from Jackson Street to Floyd Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•   Main Street from Hancock Street and Jackson Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•   Market Street from Jackson Street to Hancock Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•   Floyd Street from Muhammad Ali Boulevard to Liberty Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•   Liberty Street from Floyd Street to Preston Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•  Preston Street from Jefferson Street to Liberty Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•  Jackson Street from Jefferson Street to Market Street through Tuesday, July 15.

•   Hancock Street from Main Street to Washington Street through Tuesday, July 15.

Kentucky Side:

Work scheduled to begin Friday, June 27:

•    The ramp from Story Avenue to I-64 West is scheduled to close overnight Friday, June 27-Sunday, June 29 for pile driving. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. each day. A signed detour will be in place.

•    Only one lane of I-64 West from the Story Avenue ramp to the I-65 split is scheduled to be open overnight Friday, June 27-Sunday, June 29 for pile driving. Lane closures are expected to begin around 9 p.m. and end by 5 a.m. each day.

•    One lane of I-65 South from the Kennedy Bridge to Muhammad Ali Boulevard is scheduled to close overnight Friday, June 27-Sunday, June 29 for pile driving and electrical work. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. each day.

•    One lane of I-65 North from just past Brook Street to the Kennedy Bridge is scheduled to close overnight Friday, June 27 and Saturday, June 28 for pile driving. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. both days.


Work scheduled to begin Monday, June 30:

•    The ramp from Story Avenue to I-64 West is scheduled to close overnight Monday, June 30-Thursday, July 3 for pile driving. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. each day. A signed detour will be in place.

•    Only one lane of I-64 West from the Story Avenue ramp to the I-65 split is scheduled to be open overnight Monday, June 30-Thursday, July 3 for pile driving. Lane closures are expected to begin around 9 p.m. and end by 5 a.m. each day.

•    One lane of I-65 South from the Kennedy Bridge to Muhammad Ali Boulevard is scheduled to close overnight Monday, June 30-Thursday, July 3 for pile driving and electrical work. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. each day.

•    One lane of I-65 North from just past Brook Street to the Kennedy Bridge is scheduled to close overnight Monday, June 30-Thursday, July 3 for pile driving. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. each day.

Work scheduled to begin Wednesday, July 2:

•    The ramp from I-64 East to I-65 North is scheduled to close overnight Wednesday, July 2 and Thursday, July 3 for demolition work. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. both days. A signed detour will be in place.

•    One lane of I-64 East from 9th Street to the Kennedy Bridge is scheduled to close overnight Wednesday, July 2 and Thursday, July 3 for demolition work. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. both days.

Work scheduled for Thursday, July 3:

•    Rolling closures are expected project-wide Thursday, July 3 for pothole patching. Work is scheduled 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Louisville Streets: Work scheduled to begin Monday, June 30:

•    Preston Street from Jefferson Street to Liberty Street is scheduled to close Monday, June 30-Thursday, July 3 for demolition work. It’s expected to close around 9 a.m. Monday and reopen by 5 p.m. Thursday. A signed detour will be in place.

Continuing Closures and Restrictions:
Kentucky Side:

•    The ramp from I-64 East to I-65 South closed July 15, 2013 and is expected to be closed through the spring of 2016.

•    I-65 North from Muhammad Ali Boulevard to Witherspoon Street has been reduced from three through lanes of traffic to two, with the right lane a mandatory exit to Muhammad Ali Boulevard. The lane reduction is expected to continue into 2015.

•    The right lane of I-65 South from the Jefferson Street ramp to Muhammad Ali Boulevard closed July 15, 2013 and is expected to be closed through 2016.

Indiana Side:

•    Broadway Street has closed from Court Avenue to 6th Street. This includes the closure of the 6th Street ramp to I-65 North. These are permanent closures.

•    7th Street has closed from Missouri Avenue to Broadway Street. This is a permanent closure.

•    VFW Boulevard has closed from 7th Street to 9th Street. This is a permanent closure.                                                                              

•    US 31-South (Exit Ramp 1) from Brown Station Way to Stansifer Avenue has been reduced to two lanes.

•    US 31-South, in the area just south of Stansifer Avenue, has been reduced to one lane.  Vehicles are still able to exit onto 10th Street.

•    The northbound collector distributor ramp in Jeffersonville has been reduced to one lane between 10th Street and Stansifer Avenue. The closure will be in place through late 2015.

•    Missouri Avenue is closed between Court Avenue and S. Clark Boulevard for extensive utility work in the area. It’s expected to remain closed into July 2014.

•    Lane restrictions are in place on the Indiana approach to the Clark Memorial Bridge. Traffic is reduced to one lane on US 31 South and US 31 North from just south of Court Avenue to the bridge. The restrictions are expected to be in place until early July, when the Clark Memorial Bridge is scheduled to close for about six weeks.

The actual starting date and duration for the work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen activities occur. Also, given the aggressive overall construction schedule for the project, Walsh DBT may shift work schedules when opportunities arise. Find all of the latest traffic information at www.kyinbridges.com.
 

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