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U.S. Transportation Secretary: Ohio River projects show states, feds can bridge cost gaps Video included


The United States Transportation Secretary is holding up the Ohio River Bridges Project as an example of how states and the federal government can cooperate to pay for construction and he's pushing for President Barack Obama's $302 billion proposal for road improvements.

Know Before You Go: Week of April 14


The following closures and lane restrictions are expected this week in connection with construction on the new Downtown and East End crossings.

Official date set for opening of Big Four Bridge ramp Video included


The countdown is on. Soon the mayors of Louisville and Jeffersonville will meet on the Big Four Bridge for a ribbon cutting as the Indiana ramp is set to finally open.

Busy construction season for Ohio River Bridges, lots of changes for drivers Video included


Just think about how nice it will be in another few years when Kentuckiana drivers can use the newly finished bridges both in downtown Louisville and in the east end. Until then, there is a lot of construction to be done. If you think you're already used to it, watch out, because the first full season is really just about to start.

Pedestrians not able to cross from Indiana to Louisville due to closures Video included


Starting March 10, there will be no way pedestrians can get from southern Indiana to Louisville or vice versa. The sidewalks on the Clark Memorial Bridge will be closed as the latest phase of the Ohio River Bridges Project.