road repairs http://wfpl.org en Portion Of I-65 Southbound To Be Closed For Repairs http://wfpl.org/post/portion-i-65-southbound-be-closed-repairs <p>The southbound lanes of Interstate-65 between downtown Louisville and the Watterson Expressway will be shut down this weekend to allow for paving.</p><p>Motorists who come into Louisville via the Kennedy Bridge will be rerouted on Interstate-64.&nbsp; The closure begins at 7:00pm this&nbsp; evening and continues through 5:00am Monday.</p><p>It&rsquo;s one of several <a href="http://transportation.ky.gov/District-5/Pages/I-65-Construction.aspx">major repair projects </a>underway in the Louisville area causing traffic delays and detours.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 20:08:22 +0000 Rick Howlett 1080 at http://wfpl.org Portion Of I-65 Southbound To Be Closed For Repairs I-65 Section To Be Shut Down For Weekend Repairs http://wfpl.org/post/i-65-section-be-shut-down-weekend-repairs <p>A three-mile stretch of Interstate 65 northbound in downtown Louisville will be shut down this weekend to allow for <a href="http://transportation.ky.gov/District-5/Pages/I-65-Construction.aspx">repaving work</a>.</p><p>The northbound lanes of I-65 from the Watterson Expressway to Chestnut Street will be closed from 7:00 this evening&nbsp; until 5:00am Monday.&nbsp;</p><p>Andrea Clifford with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says it&rsquo;s more efficient to shut down the entire stretch than to allow limited traffic and pave one lane at a time.</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 19:31:54 +0000 Rick Howlett 1004 at http://wfpl.org I-65 Section To Be Shut Down For Weekend Repairs As Weather Warms Up, So Does Highway Repair Work http://wfpl.org/post/weather-warms-so-does-highway-repair-work <p><em>From Stu Johnson, Kentucky Public Radio </em></p><p>Kentucky&rsquo;s highway construction season moves into high gear this month. Crews are at work on I-64 in several eastern Kentucky counties. State Transportation Cabinet Spokeswoman Natasha Lacy says the moderate winter means there should actually be fewer road repairs.</p> Mon, 07 May 2012 21:02:26 +0000 Rick Howlett 153 at http://wfpl.org As Weather Warms Up, So Does Highway Repair Work