Department of Highways, District 5
Bridge Deck Replacement to Begin on KY 1065 (Outer Loop) in Jefferson County
Louisville, KY (June 16, 2011) - The Department of Highways District 5 Office advises motorists to be aware of impending construction on KY 1065 (Outer Loop) in Jefferson County at Northern Ditch bridge (mile point 1.4). Work is scheduled to begin the week of June 27th to replace the bridge deck at this location. The curb, railing and drains on the structure will also be replaced.
Louisville Paving, Inc. was awarded the contract for this project in the amount of $358,540. The work is scheduled for completion by November 15, 2011.
During construction, KY 1065 will be closed at the bridge for 30 days. The closure is scheduled to begin on June 27th at 6:00 a.m. Motorists should follow the signed detour via National Turnpike, KY 841 (Gene Snyder Freeway) and New Cut Road.
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Traffic information for the District 5 counties also available at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.