Road closures for week of December 6

From the KY Transportation Cabinet:

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - 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.

Jefferson County:

KY 155 (Taylorsville Road): Construction delays possible at the intersection with Blankenbaker Parkway (mile point 8.2) due to construction of the Blankenbaker Parkway extension.

KY 913 (Blankenbaker Parkway): Construction delays possible at the intersection with Blankenbaker Access Drive (mile point 0.9) due to roadway construction.

KY 1447 (Westport Road): Lane closures and delays possible between Hubbards Lane and I-264 (mile points 0.9 and 1.9) due to sidewalk work.

KY 1865 (Taylor Boulevard): Lane closures and delays possible between Third Street Road and Berry Boulevard (mile points 2.6 and 6.1) due to sidewalk ramp repairs. Lane closures scheduled weekdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and all day on weekends.

Bullitt County:

Routine maintenance

Franklin County:

Routine maintenance

Henry County:

KY 22: Lane closures and delays possible at the Kentucky River Bridge near the Owen County line (mile point 22.4) due to construction of a new bridge. Lane closures and delays are also possible on KY 355 in Owen County at mile point 6.6.

Oldham County:

Routine maintenance

Shelby County:

Interstate 64: Construction delays possible between the Jefferson/Shelby County line and the Simpsonville exit (mile points 23.2 to 28.1) due to roadway widening. Eastbound I-64 traffic lanes are split with permanent barrier wall between the two travel lanes. Motorists should be aware that the shoulders are limited and narrow at the bridge crossings. This traffic pattern will remain in effect throughout the winter. The speed limit is reduced to 55 MPH in the construction zone. Construction is scheduled for completion in the summer of 2011.

Spencer County:

Routine maintenance

Trimble County:

Routine maintenance

NOTE: Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances may occur, so the above information is strictly of an advisory nature and is subject to change with no notice.