LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, announces that work and lane closures will temporarily cease for a section of KY 922 (Newtown Pike). The District 7 Office also suggests preferred routes for motorists attending NCAA tournament games in Rupp Arena, Lexington.
Today - the current construction project involving lane closures on KY 922 (Newtown Pike) has been suspended.
All lanes will be open on Newtown Pike between West Fourth Street and West Loudon Avenue through Monday, March 25.
Preferred routes are as follows:
* Motorists from the west and north should utilize Exit 115 to access downtown Lexington via KY 922 (Newtown Pike)
* Motorists from the south and east should utilize Exit 113 to access downtown Lexington via US 27/68 (Broadway)
Alternate routes in lieu of US 60/Versailles Road:
* Motorists can utilize Interstate 64 and/or US 421 (Leestown Road)
For up-to-date traffic and travel information dial 511 or visit www.511.ky.gov for the latest statewide traffic updates.