Kentucky transportation http://wvxu.org en SB471 will have lane restrictions again this weekend http://wvxu.org/post/sb471-will-have-lane-restrictions-again-weekend <p>Get ready for another weekend of traffic delays on southbound 471 in northern Kentucky. &nbsp;<br /><br />Starting Saturday at 7 a.m. and continuing through Sunday at 9 p.m., the route will be restricted to a single lane from the Daniel Carter Beard, or Big Mac, Bridge to Route 27 in Highland Heights. &nbsp;<br /><br />Construction crews will be installing reflective pavement markers during that time. &nbsp;<br /><br />Long delays are likely and Kentucky transportation officials are urging drivers to find alternate routes. &nbsp;<br /> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 16:38:08 +0000 Jay Hanselman 19135 at http://wvxu.org SB471 will have lane restrictions again this weekend More traffic headaches this weekend on SB471 http://wvxu.org/post/more-traffic-headaches-weekend-sb471 <p>Kentucky transportation officials say last weekend&#39;s rain delayed some of the resurfacing on Southbound 471.&nbsp; But crews have been working around the clock to keep things on schedule to be completed by the first week of November. &nbsp;<br /><br />Once again this weekend you likely will want to find an alternate route and avoid South 471. &nbsp;<br /> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 13:58:33 +0000 Jay Hanselman 18312 at http://wvxu.org More traffic headaches this weekend on SB471 SB471 construction means downtown ramp closures and restrictions http://wvxu.org/post/sb471-construction-means-downtown-ramp-closures-and-restrictions <p>If you work in downtown Cincinnati and drive home in the evening on southbound 471 get ready for delays next week or select another route for your commute.&nbsp;</p><p>Construction crews are ready to start work on resurfacing the Daniel Carter Beard, or Big Mac, bridge.&nbsp;</p><p>Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokeswoman Nancy Wood said that will mean ramp closures and restrictions on the Ohio side of bridge starting Friday at 7 p.m.&nbsp; Those this will continue through early August.</p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 14035 at http://wvxu.org SB471 construction means downtown ramp closures and restrictions SB471 construction starts April 12th http://wvxu.org/post/sb471-construction-starts-april-12th <p>If your evening commute involves Southbound 471 get ready for orange barrels.&nbsp;<br><br>Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokeswoman Nancy Wood says construction work is set to begin on April 12th.&nbsp;<br><br>It's a continuation of a project started last year, when the northbound side of the interstate was rebuilt.&nbsp;<br><br>Contractors will be working to remove deteriorated concrete from three lanes, shoulders and all exit and entrance ramps.&nbsp; It also involves repairing and replacing the surfaces on bridge decks including the Daniel Carter Beard, or Big Mac bridge.&nbsp; Wed, 03 Apr 2013 15:07:38 +0000 Jay Hanselman 11033 at http://wvxu.org SB471 construction starts April 12th Hearing tonight for Mt. Zion Rd interchange in Boone County http://wvxu.org/post/hearing-tonight-mt-zion-rd-interchange-boone-county-1 <p>The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is holding a meeting Thursday evening to get input on plans to reconstruct the I-71/75 interchange at Mt. Zion Road.<br><br>The Cabinet said in a press release it will be displaying all the various alternates still under consideration for such a project.<br><br>The public can view these and make comments.&nbsp; Written comments will be accepted during the meeting and for up to 15 days after the session.&nbsp; Officials will also be available to answer questions.<br> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 13:39:51 +0000 Jay Hanselman 8145 at http://wvxu.org Hearing tonight for Mt. Zion Rd interchange in Boone County