Major roadwork to begin on New Circle Rd.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Roadwork will begin Wednesday on New Circle Rd. between Georgetown and Boardwalk Avenue. The interchange at Newtown Pike will also get a reconstruction as well.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the goal is to increase safety and improve the flow of traffic in the area.
This all starts around 7 pm Monday through 6 am Tuesday. There will be alternating lane closures for both inbound and outbound lanes of Newtown Pike near New Circle Rd.
KYTC says this 41 million dollar project is not scheduled to be complete until the end of 2020.
The right lane along Newtown Pike to Boardwalk Avenue lane closures will be in effect starting on Wednesday and construction will last until June 1st.