Blasting along Interstate 64 as part of the I-Move Kentucky project will require intermittent afternoon road blocks starting today, Wednesday, Dec. 27, through Friday, Dec. 29.
Additional work on I-265 (Gene Snyder Freeway) is also planned Wednesday night into Thursday morning.
Work may be adjusted due to weather or other unforeseen events.
Blasting on I-64
Rolling road blocks will be in place to allow blasting along I-64 West near the Gene Snyder.
The rolling road blocks will occur once daily and last approximately 15 minutes. They will be at the following locations:
- I-64 East at Blankenbaker Parkway (Exit 17)
- I-64 West approximately two miles before the I-265 interchange (Exit 19)
- I-265 North at Taylorsville Road (Exit 23)
- I-265 South at Shelbyville Road (Exit 27)
Blasting and rolling road blocks will continue each week, Monday through Friday, until further notice.
The rolling road blocks will help ensure the safety of workers and drivers during blasting.
I-265 Ramp Closure
Beginning Wednesday at 8 p.m., the ramp from La Grange Road to I-265 North will be closed for shoulder work. The closure will last until 6 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 28.
Motorists should be cautious when traveling through active work zones. Signage will be in place to alert drivers of construction zones.