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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of Nov. 12:
Pothole patching, sweeping, drain & ditch cleaning, pavement marking, and maintenance crews may work on major interstates in the Louisville Metro area only during non-peak daytime hours and at night. Motorists should watch for roadside maintenance and pavement marking crews on interstates and highways throughout the rest of the district on a daily basis.
Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway): Construction delays possible at the bridge over KY 22 (mile point 34.0) due to bridge deck restoration. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained in each direction during the majority of the construction work.
Eastbound Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway): Lane closures and delays possible from the entrance ramp at Smyrna Parkway to the Pennsylvania Run culvert (mile points 13.6 to 14.0) due to sound barrier construction. The right lane of eastbound I-265 may be closed during construction in the evenings from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the following morning. Shoulder closures are possible during daytime hours. The ramp will be closed again on Saturday, November 10 from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Motorists should follow the signed detour during this ramp closure via westbound I-265 to Preston Highway (Exit 12) and then access eastbound I-265.
Interstate 64: Lane closures and delays possible at the Hurstbourne Parkway entrance and exit ramps (mile point 15.0) due to interchange improvements. These lane closures are possible weeknights from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning. The entrance ramp from Hurstbourne Parkway to westbound I-64 will be reduced to one lane from 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 11 until 6:00 a.m. on Monday, November 12. In addition, Bluegrass Parkway will be closed for paving between Embassy Square Boulevard and Production Drive from 7:00 p.m. on until 6:00 a.m. on Monday, November 12.
Interstate 71: Lane closures and delays possible between I-264 and the Lime Kiln Lane underpass (mile point 5.2 and 5.8) due to interchange improvements. Lane closures are possible weeknights from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning. The left lanes of Interstate 71 will be closed in both directions between I-264 and the Lime Kiln Lane overpass (mile points 5.0 and 5.8) to allow for completion of shoulder work. These lane closures are scheduled for Saturday, November 10 from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Interstate 264: Lane closures and delays possible between the US 42 underpass and I-71 (mile points 22.1 and 22.9) due to interchange improvements. The following ramps will be closed from 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10 until 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 11:
*Entrance ramp from US 42 to eastbound I-264
*Exit ramp from eastbound I-264 to northbound I-71 (Exit 23A)
Motorists should consider alternate routes due to the lengthy delays expected. During this same time period, eastbound I-264 will be reduced to one lane between US 42 and I-71 (mile points 22.1 and 22.9).
US 31W (Dixie Highway): Lane closures and delays possible between KY 1931 (Greenwood Road) and Interstate 264 (mile points 11.6 and 14.7) due to roadway resurfacing. Lane closures are possible weeknights and weekends from 7:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the following morning. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction at all times. Shoulder closures are possible during daytime hours.
KY 22: Lane closures and delays possible between KY 1694 and Silver Wing Boulevard (mile points 4.4 and 4.6) due to corrective work.