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KSP releases traffic plan for outlet mall opening

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The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass opens to the general public on Thursday, July 31. (Source: WAVE 3 News) The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass opens to the general public on Thursday, July 31. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

SIMPSONVILLE, KY (WAVE) - More than 40,000 people are expected to check out a new outlet mall opening Thursday, but officials are hoping to keep traffic moving as smoothly as possible.

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Digital signs along Interstate 64 will advise drivers heading to the Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass to stay in the right lane near exit 28, so those passing through can get by on the left.

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Traffic on KY Highway 60 and Buck Creek Road in Shelby County is also expected to be affected.

Kentucky State Police will provide updates on traffic throughout the day on their Facebook and Twitter pages, both available through their website.

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