Kennedy Mill Bridge remains closed

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kennedy Mill Bridge, which carries KY 152 across Herrington Lake between Mercer and Garrard counties, may reopen in April 2016, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. The bridge was closed September 3, 2015, after the state found significant deterioration during a routine evaluation, which raised public safety concerns.

Detour routes include:

Garrard side to Mercer side – KY 152 East to US 27 South to KY 34 West to KY 2168 West to KY 33 North to KY 152 East.

Mercer side to Garrard side – KY 152 West to KY 33 South to KY 2168 East to KY 34 East to US 27 North to KY 152 West.

All the work is subject to change depending on weather, emergencies and other factors beyond the control of the Department of Highways. For up-to-date traffic and travel information in Kentucky, dial 511 or log-on to

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