Concrete repairs to begin on Gene Snyder Freeway in Jefferson County | Transportation
Press Release from KYTC
LOUISVILLE, KY - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists of construction work on KY 841 (Gene Snyder Freeway) in Jefferson County. Contract crews will begin work this week to remove and replace several sections of concrete pavement that have settled over the years resulting in an uneven driving surface. This project is located between Stone Street Road and Interstate 65 (mile points 3.0 to 10.0). The majority of this work is scheduled to take place over two weekends.
KY 841 will be reduced to one lane in each direction on Wednesday, September 25 and Thursday, September 26 from 7:00 p.m. each evening until 5:00 a.m. the following morning. Crews will be saw cutting the pavement in preparation for replacement work over the weekend.
Lane closures in both directions on KY 841 are scheduled from 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 27 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, September 30. Uneven sections of concrete will be removed and replaced during this time period.
Lane closures will also be necessary the weekend of October 4-7 to finish the concrete pavement repairs.
KYTC awarded this contract to Gohmann Asphalt and Construction in the amount of $356,000. The contract completion date is October 31, 2013.
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. You can also get traffic information for the District 5 counties at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.
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