Overnight lane and ramp closures on Interstate 71 scheduled for last night have been moved to tonight, Thursday, Dec. 7, as part of the I-Move Kentucky project. Equipment problems late Wednesday prevented crews from completing the work last night.
The overnight lane closure on I-265 has been rescheduled for Friday night.
The updated schedule is below. Work may be adjusted due to weather or other unforeseen events.
Thursday, Dec. 7
Beginning at 8 p.m. Thursday, the contractor will be shifting traffic to the two inside lanes on I-71 South between KY 329 (Exit 14) and Moser Farm Road near mile marker 12. I-71 South in this area will be reduced to one lane from 8 p.m. Thursday until 6 a.m. Friday to allow the shift.
Also beginning at 8 p.m. Thursday, the ramp from KY 329 to I-71 South (Exit 14) will be closed for realignment of striping. The closure will last until 6 a.m. Friday.
Friday, Dec. 8
Beginning at 8 p.m. Friday, the contractor will be shifting traffic to the two inside lanes on I-265 North between La Grange Road and Westport Road. I-265 North in this area will be reduced to one lane from 8 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Saturday to allow the shift.
Motorists should be cautious when traveling through active work zones. Signage will be in place to alert drivers of construction zones.