I-64 ramp closure in Franklin County September 6-7

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – The entrance ramp from US 60 (Versailles Road) to I-64 East in Franklin County is scheduled to be closed Wednesday evening for concrete pavement repairs, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

The ramp from US 60 to I-64 East is scheduled for closure 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 6 until 6 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 7. Motorists should follow the signed detour via I-64 West to US 127 (Exit 53) and then access I-64 East.

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This work is part of a $6.6 million concrete rehabilitation project on I-64. The project extends from the US 60 interchange in Franklin County (mile point 57.8) to the KY 341 interchange at Midway in Woodford County (mile point 64.8).

This project involves concrete patching throughout most of the project area. In some locations, complete replacement of concrete slabs will occur. Diamond grinding will be performed on the entire project to provide a smoother riding surface.

Bluegrass Contracting Corporation of Lexington, KY was awarded this contract which has a completion date of Oct. 1, 2017.

The date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur.  Visit goky.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 facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5 and twitter.com/KYTCDistrict5 .

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