The setting of beams will begin Monday and continue through Saturday. Beam placement is necessary for the new bridge structures. Local law enforcement will be assisting with traffic control during the operations. A reduced speed of 45 MPH will be in effect at all times.
Note: Much of this heavy construction work will occur between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m.
Work schedule and locations:
Monday, February 9 – 7:00 p.m. to Tuesday, February 10 at 7:00 a.m.
Alexandria Drive – a closure will be in effect for the inside (left/fast) lane
Tuesday, February 10 – 7:00 p.m. to Wednesday, February 11 at 7:00 a.m.
Railroad bridge #1 – R.J. Corman (Versailles) Line – a closure will be in effect for the inside (left/fast) lane
Wednesday, February 11 – 7:00 p.m. to Thursday, February 12 at 7:00 a.m.
Railroad bridge #2 – R.J. Corman (Central Line) – a closure will be in effect for the inside (left/fast) lane
Thursday, February 12 – 10:00 p.m. to Friday, February 13 at 5:00 a.m.
Old Frankfort Pike – northbound traffic will be routed onto ramps
Friday, February 13 – 10:00 p.m. to Saturday, February 14 at 5:00 a.m.
Old Frankfort Pike – southbound traffic will be routed onto ramps
Note – current and continuing updates for work can be found via Twitter: @NewCircleRd.
All work is subject to change depending on weather, emergencies and other factors beyond the control of the Department of Highways.
For up-to-date traffic and travel information dial 511 or visit 511.ky.gov.