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Indiana: Lane restrictions on SR 62 January 26-30, 2015

Jan. 22, 2015 – There will be lane restrictions on SR 62 in Indiana in the vicinity of the SR 265 and SR 62 interchange January 26-30, 2015 from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. each day. The lane restrictions will be in place for about a half mile in each direction of the interchange. Motorists are asked to use caution and drive slowly when driving in the area during this time.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Indiana: Lane restrictions on Upper River Road January 26-30, 2015

Jan. 22, 2015 – There will be lane restrictions in Indiana on Upper River Road in the vicinity of the East End Crossing construction site January 26-30, 2015 from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. each day. Flaggers will be present during this time to assist in guiding traffic. Motorists are asked to use caution when in the area.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Kentucky: Lane restrictions on River Road January 26-30, 2015

Jan. 22, 2015 – There will be lane restrictions in Kentucky on River Road in the vicinity of Wolf Pen Branch Road and Timber Ridge Drive January 26-30, 2015 from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. each day. Flaggers will be present during this time to assist in guiding traffic. Motorists are asked to use caution when in the area.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Kentucky: Lane restrictions on KY 841 January 26-30, 2015

Jan. 22, 2015 – There will be lane restrictions on KY 841 in the vicinity of Wolf Pen Branch Road and the I-71 interchange January 26-30, 2015 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. each day. Flaggers will be present during this time to assist in guiding traffic. Motorists are asked to use caution when in the area.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Kentucky: Blasting schedule for week of Jan. 26, 2015

Jan. 22, 2015 – Surface blasting is scheduled to occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841 during the week of Jan. 26, 2015. Prior to each blast, traffic must be stopped for five to twenty minutes for the safety of the workers and the traveling public. Traffic will be stopped on KY 841 between Wolf Pen Branch Road and U.S. 42, and on U.S. 42 between Wolf Pen Branch Road and Bridgepointe Boulevard.

The dates and approximate times (within 20 minutes) will be:

  • Monday, January 26, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 27, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 28, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 29, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, January 30, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.

Tunnel blasting, which was halted in late September 2014, is not scheduled to occur again until late February 2015. During this period, crews will be installing additional structural supports for the tunnel.

NOTE: A message will be posted on the project website at www.kyinbridges.com Thursday of each week regarding the anticipated blasting schedule for the following week.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, blast times do occasionally change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com on Twitter @eastendcrossing and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Indiana: Blasting schedule for week of Jan. 26, 2015

Jan. 22, 2015 – Blasting is scheduled to occur in Indiana between Port Road and Upper River Road during the week of Jan. 26, 2015. These blasts do NOT require traffic stops.

The dates and approximate times will be:

  • Monday, January 26: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Tuesday, January 27: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, January 28: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Thursday, January 29: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Friday, January 30: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Saturday, January 31: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, blast times do occasionally change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Kentucky: U.S. 42 eastbound lane closed Jan. 20-23, 2015

Jan. 15, 2015 – The right lane of U.S. 42 eastbound will be closed in the vicinity of the U.S. 42 and KY 841 intersection Jan. 20-23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The lane closure will extend for about a half mile in each direction from KY 841. Motorists will be able to use the left lane of U.S. 42 eastbound while this work takes place. Motorists are asked to use caution and drive slowly when driving in the area during this time.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Kentucky: Temporary stoplight to be reinstalled on KY 841 during week of Jan. 19, 2015

Jan. 15, 2015 – The temporary stoplight that was operating near the U.S. 42 and KY 841 intersection will be reinstalled and operational late in the week of Jan. 19, 2015. The stoplight will be moved farther south of its previous location on KY 841. It will be located between the I-71 interchange and Wolf Pen Branch Road.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Indiana: New stoplight rescheduled to be installed Jan. 16, 2015

Jan. 15, 2015 – A new stoplight will be installed and operational on SR 62, just north of the railroad tracks, during the evening of Jan. 16, 2015. This was previously scheduled to be installed on Jan. 19, 2015, but has been rescheduled due to foreseeable weather conditions. This stoplight will be in place until late 2015. At this time, westbound 62 traffic will have a different configuration and will go through the stoplight in order to continue on westbound SR 62.

During the daytime hours of Jan. 16, 2015, the traffic signal will need be tested, so traffic will be stopped periodically for 5-15 minutes at a time. Flaggers will be present during this time to assist in guiding traffic.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Indiana: Lane restrictions on SR 62 January 19-23, 2015

Jan. 15, 2015 – There will be lane restrictions on SR 62 in Indiana in the vicinity of the SR 265 and SR 62 interchange January 19-23, 2015 from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. each day. The lane restrictions will be in place for about a half mile in each direction of the interchange. Motorists are asked to use caution and drive slowly when driving in the area during this time.

In the event of unfavorable weather or other unforeseen activities, this schedule may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.

 


Construction is taking place on existing highways; however, two lanes of interstate traffic, going both ways, will always be open. Some ramps may be blocked for short or extended periods of time. When possible, this website will give at least 30 days of advance notice for traffic control activities.