I-Move Traffic Alert: Major Ramp Closures at I-71/I-265 Interchange Tonight

Continuing work to widen Interstate 71 and Interstate 265 (Gene Snyder Freeway) as part of the I-Move Kentucky project will require major overnight ramp closures Saturday, Aug. 13.

Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, the collector-distributor lane on I-71 South at the I-71/I-265 interchange will be closed.

The following ramps will also be closed:

  • I-265 North to I-71 South
  • I-71 South to I-265 South
  • I-265 South to I-71 South

The closures will last until 6 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 14.

Gray map with the lane and ramp closures in blue


Beginning at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, the ramp from I-265 South to I-71 South will be closed. There will also be a lane closure on I-71 South between that ramp and the end of the project area just past Springdale Road.

The closures will last until 6 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16.

Work schedules may be adjusted due to weather or other unforeseen events.

Drivers should be cautious when traveling through active work zones. Signage and flaggers will be in place to alert drivers of lane closures and construction zones.