Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 6 Construction update
Boone & Kenton Counties
I-275 Westbound (82.4 - 83.7/0 – 1.5 mile-marker) – A pavement rehab project from Dixie Highway to Mineola Pike is in progress. Please slow down to merge! Traffic has been shifted into Phase 2. Two lanes of travel are open on I-275 westbound, and the new pattern of traffic for the next phase of improvement work has been set. Traffic is using the two left lanes of travel from Turkeyfoot Road to Mineola Pike, while work continues on the right and outer lanes.
Friday, Aug. 7, weather permitting:
There will be multiple lane and ramp closures put into place as the pavement rehab project on I-275 westbound continues:
Beginning at 8 p.m., traffic will be reduced to a single lane on I-275 westbound between Turkeyfoot Rd. exit and the I-75 interchange. Traffic will use the left lane of travel; the right lane will be closed. Two lanes of travel will be open by 5 a.m., Saturday morning.
Beginning at 10 p.m., the entrance ramp to I-275 westbound from Dixie Hwy. (US 25) will be CLOSED. The ramp will reopen to traffic by midnight. (During the closure, drivers can continue north on Dixie Hwy. to Turkeyfoot Rd. to gain access to I-275 westbound or continue to Buttermilk Pk. to access I-71/75.)
Beginning at midnight, the ramp from I-275 westbound to I-71/75 north and southbound will be closed. The ramp will reopen to traffic 5 a.m., Saturday morning. (During the closure, drivers can use I-275 westbound to Dixie Hwy. to I-71/75 or continue on I-275 westbound to Mineola Pk., to I-275 eastbound to I-71/75).
Friday, Aug. 7 – Monday, Aug. 17, weather permitting:
Beginning at midnight (Friday night/Saturday morning), the entrance ramp from Turkeyfoot Rd. to I-275 westbound will be CLOSED. A detour will be put into place and marked with signage. The detour route will use Dixie Hwy. to Buttermilk Pk. to I-71/75 southbound to access I-275 westbound. The ramp will reopen to traffic by 5 a.m., Monday, Aug. 17.
Friday, Aug. 21 – Monday, Aug. 31, weather permitting:
Beginning at 8 p.m., the entrance ramp to I-275 westbound from Dixie Hwy. will be closed. A detour will be put into place and marked with signage. The ramp will reopen to traffic by 5 a.m., Monday, Aug. 31.
Nighttime lane closures that reduce traffic to a single lane may occur periodically. All work is weather dependent. All work is weather dependent.
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