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Indiana: Lane restrictions on SR 62 March 30 – April 3, 2015

March 26, 2015 - There will be lane restrictions on SR 62 in Indiana in the vicinity of the SR 265 and SR 62 interchange March 30 – April 3, 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 March 30 – April 3, 2015

March 26, 2015 - There will be lane restrictions in Indiana on Upper River Road in the vicinity of the East End Crossing construction site March 30 – April 3, 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 March 30 – April 3, 2015

March 26, 2015 - There will be lane restrictions in Kentucky on River Road in the vicinity of Wolf Pen Branch Road and Timber Ridge Drive March 30 – April 3, 2015, 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: Blasting schedule for week of March 30, 2015

March 26, 2015 - Surface blasting is scheduled to occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841 during the week of March 30, 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, March 30, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 31, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 1, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 2, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, April 3, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 4, at about 9:30 a.m. and again at about 11:30 a.m.

Tunnel blasting is also scheduled to occur at the tunnel construction site during the week of March 30, 2015. These blasts do NOT require traffic stops.

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

  • Monday, March 30, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 31, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 1, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 2, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday, April 3, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 4, at about 7 a.m. and again at about 12 p.m. noon

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, this schedules may 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 March 30, 2015

March 26, 2015 - Blasting is scheduled to occur in Indiana near the SR 62, SR 265 and Port Road interchange during the week of March 30, 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 eastbound SR 62, westbound SR 62, Port Road and SR 265.

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

  • Monday, March 30, at about 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 31, at about 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 1, at about 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 2, at about 2 p.m.
  • Friday, April 3, at about 2 p.m.

Blasting is also scheduled to occur in Indiana between Port Road and Upper River Road during the week of March 30, 2015. These blasts do NOT require traffic stops.

The dates and approximate times will be:

  • Monday, March 30: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Tuesday, March 31: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, April 1: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Thursday, April 2: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Friday, April 3: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Saturday, April 4: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m)

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, this schedules may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


Kentucky: Updated blasting schedule for March 27-28, 2015

March 26, 2015 - The blasting schedule for March 27-28, 2015 has been altered.

Surface blasting is scheduled to occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841. 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 15 minutes) for the remainder of the week will be:

  • Friday, March 27, at about 9:30 a.m.
  • Saturday, March 28, at about 9:30 a.m.

The tunnel blasting schedule has not been affected at this point. These blasts do NOT require traffic stops.

The dates and approximate times (within 15 minutes) for the remainder of the week will be:

  • Thursday, March 26, at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday, March 27, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28, at about 7 a.m. and again at about 12 p.m. noon

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.


UPDATED Indiana: Lane restrictions and closures on SR 62 during week of March 23, 2015

March 23, 2015 - There will be lane restrictions on SR 62 in Indiana in the vicinity of the SR 265 and SR 62 interchange March 23-27, 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.

There will also be periodic lane closures for up to twenty minutes each time on SR 62 March 25-27, 2015. This was originally scheduled to occur March 23-25, 2015.

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.


UPDATED Indiana: Blasting schedule for week of March 23, 2015

March 20, 2015 – Blasting is scheduled to occur in Indiana near the SR 62, SR 265 and Port Road interchange during the week of March 23, 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 eastbound SR 62, westbound SR 62, Port Road and SR 265.

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

  • Monday, March 23, at about 10 a.m. and again at about 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 24, at about 10 a.m. and again at about 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 25, at about 10 a.m. and again at about 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 26, at about 10 a.m. and again at about 2 p.m.
  • Friday, March 27, at about 10 a.m. and again at about 2 p.m.

Blasting is also scheduled to occur in Indiana between Port Road and Upper River Road during the week of March 23, 2015.

The dates and approximate times will be:

  • Monday, March 23: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Tuesday, March 24: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, March 25: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Thursday, March 26: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Friday, March 27: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)
  • Saturday, March 28: Several blasts in the morning (after 9 a.m.) and several blasts in the afternoon (before 7 p.m.)

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, this schedules may change. When changes do occur, they will be posted on www.kyinbridges.com, on Twitter @eastendcrossing and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ohiorivereastendcrossing.


UPDATED Indiana: Lane restrictions on SR 62 March 23-27, 2015

March 20, 2015 – There will be lane restrictions on SR 62 in Indiana in the vicinity of the SR 265 and SR 62 interchange March 23-27, 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.

There will also be periodic lane closures for up to twenty minutes each time on SR 62 March 23 – 25.

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: Blasting schedule for week of March 23, 2015

March 19, 2015 - Surface blasting is scheduled to occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841 during the week of March 23, 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, March 23, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 24, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 25, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 26, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, March 27, at about 9:30 a.m., at about 11:30 a.m. and again at about 2:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28, at about 9:30 a.m. and again at about 11:30 a.m.

Tunnel blasting is also scheduled to occur at the tunnel construction site during the week of March 23, 2015. These blasts do NOT require traffic stops.

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

  • Monday, March 23, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 24, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 25, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 26, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday, March 27, at about 7 a.m., at about 12 p.m. noon and again at about 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28, at about 7 a.m. and again at about 12 p.m. noon

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.


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.