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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.

Kentucky: Lane Closures on KY 841

April 26, 2017 -Lane closures on KY 841 (the Gene Snyder Freeway) northbound and southbound through the tunnel will take place May 8 through June 9 from 8 p.m. – 5 a.m.

 


Use the Lewis & Clark Bridge to ease Thunder Over Louisville traffic

Leading up to and on Saturday, April 22 motorists will find many changes along the roadways crossing the Ohio River because of Thunder Over Louisville. For example, the Second Street Bridge will have multiple closure dates and times. According to this news article, the Second Street Bridge will be closed during the following times:

  • Thursday, April 20: closes at 9:30 a.m.
  • Friday, April 21: closed
  • Saturday, April 22: closed
  • Sunday, April 23: closed midnight to 2 p.m.

Local commuters and travelers passing through Louisville can use the Lewis & Clark Bridge as an alternative route to pass between Kentucky and Indiana and avoid heavy crowds and traffic downtown during Thunder Over Louisville.

As you can see from the map highlighted in blue, the Lewis & Clark Bridge connects multiple major roadways provides motorists and another way to get from I-65 in Indiana to I-64 or I-71 in Kentucky, for example.


Kentucky: Lane Closures on KY 841

April 13, 2017 -Lane closures on KY 841 (the Gene Snyder Freeway) northbound and southbound through the tunnel will take place April 14 through the morning of April 16 from 8 p.m. – 5 a.m.

Shoulder work throughout the project limits will also continue.


INDIANA: LANE CLOSURES ON SR-265

April 6, 2017 – There will be lane closures on SR-265 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 8.4 to mile marker to the Ohio River on April 7 and April 8.


Indiana: Ramp closure

March 31, 2017 – The ramp from SR-62 westbound to SR-265 westbound will be closed on Saturday, April 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Drivers traveling westbound on Sr-62 will have to utilize the roundabout to access SR-265 westbound.


KENTUCKY: Lane closures on KY 841 & I-265

March 29, 2017 – A right lane closure will take place on Wednesday, March 29 on KY 841 (the Gene Snyder Freeway) northbound and on I-265 westbound from I-71 to mile marker 8.4 from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

There will be miscellaneous lane closures Saturday, April 1 and Sunday, April 2 on KY 841 northbound as well as southbound along with US 42.

 


Kentucky and Indiana: Lane closures on KY 841 & SR-265

March 22, 2017 – Single lane closures will occur on KY 841 (the Gene Snyder Freeway) from I-71 through the tunnel to SR-265 at mile marker 8.4 in Indiana. These restrictions will occur in both directions on Thursday, March 23 and Friday, March 24 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.


Indiana: Lane closures on SR-265

March 21, 2017 – There will be right lane closures on SR-265 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 8.4 to mile marker 12.7 (between I-65 and the Ohio River) between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 23 and Friday, March 24.


Indiana: Flaggers along Upper River Road

March 19, 2017 – Flaggers will be present along Upper River Road in Utica, IN for the duration of the week March 20 through March 24.

Motorists are asked to use caution in this area.


Kentucky: Lane Closures on KY 841

March 19, 2017 – Lane closures on KY 841 (the Gene Snyder Freeway) northbound and southbound through the tunnel will continue through March 27, 2017 from 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. each day.

Shoulder work throughout the project limits will also continue.

There might be a brief traffic stop (under 10 minutes) on Monday, March 20 at the tunnels for some inspection between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.