Department of Highways, District 5
Temporary closure of railroad crossing on East Blue Lick Road in Bullitt County
Louisville, KY (June 23, 2011) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office announces the temporary closure of the CSX railroad crossing on East Blue Lick Road near KY 1020 in Bullitt County. This crossing is being closed from 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5th until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 11th to allow for safety improvements.
Numerous vehicles have become stuck on the crossing due to its height. KYTC crews are raising the roadway on both sides of the track and increasing the turn radius for trucks turning from East Blue Lick Road onto KY 1020.
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 is also available at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.