I-65 construction http://wkyufm.org en Contractor Begins Work on Next Phase of I-65 Lane Widening http://wkyufm.org/post/contractor-begins-work-next-phase-i-65-lane-widening <p></p><p>The widening of Interstate 65 to three lanes in each direction continues to move northward.</p><p>The next phase of the I-65 widening is between mile points 58 and 65, pushing north from Horse Cave and covering &nbsp;the Munfordville interchange. Work crews will close the outside lanes heading north and south this week in preparation of the paving of temporary lanes where shoulders currently exist.</p><p>Scotty’s Contracting—which has a nearly $64 million contract for the project—will install temporary barrier wall and begin work in the median.</p><p>Closures will take place each day through Thursday between 6 am and 5pm central, with traffic delays possible during peak afternoon hours.</p><p>Motorists are also cautioned that a speed limit reduction to 55 miles per hour will be in place through the new work zone. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 21:52:20 +0000 WKU Public Radio News 41271 at http://wkyufm.org Contractor Begins Work on Next Phase of I-65 Lane Widening Traffic Advisory for Motorists Heading North into Louisville Area http://wkyufm.org/post/traffic-advisory-motorists-heading-north-louisville-area <p>Crews are finishing concrete paving today on the southbound lanes of the John F. Kennedy Memorial Bridge.&nbsp; Once this work is complete, motorists will see changes Thursday morning to the traffic patterns on Interstate 65 across the bridge.&nbsp;&nbsp; Currently, traffic is restricted to one lane for southbound I-65 and two lanes for northbound I-65. Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:12:53 +0000 Kevin Willis 15160 at http://wkyufm.org Traffic Advisory for Motorists Heading North into Louisville Area I-65 Construction Continues over Holiday Weekend in Louisville Area http://wkyufm.org/post/i-65-construction-continues-over-holiday-weekend-louisville-area <p>Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet say construction work will continue through this holiday weekend on the pavement replacement project in the Louisville area. Crews will be paving the right lane of southbound I-65 between the Chestnut Street overpass and the Watterson Expressway. Sat, 26 May 2012 12:23:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 12888 at http://wkyufm.org I-65 Construction Continues over Holiday Weekend in Louisville Area