News and Tribune

December 20, 2013

Several Jeffersonville streets permanently closed

Bridges project construction closures, restrictions listed


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LOUISVILLE — The following closures and lane restrictions are expected this week and next week in connection with the construction of the downtown portion of the Ohio River Bridges Project.

Broadway Street in Jeffersonville has closed from Court Avenue to Sixth Street. This includes the closure of the Sixth Street ramp to Interstate 65 north. These are permanent closures.

Seventh Street has permanently closed from Missouri Avenue to Broadway Street. Additionally, VFW Boulevard has closed from Seventh Street to Ninth Street. This is a permanent closure.

U.S. 31 south from Brown Station Way to Stansifer Avenue has been reduced to two lanes, and down to one lane south of Stansifer Avenue. The 10th Street exit off U.S. 31 remains open.

The northbound collector distributor ramp in Jeffersonville has been reduced to one lane between 10th Street and Stansifer Avenue. This lane reduction will remain in place through late-2015.

In Louisville, Floyd Street from Liberty Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard is scheduled to be closed through Monday, Dec. 23, for piling work.

Witherspoon Street from just east of Louisville Slugger Field to Clay Street is scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Dec. 21.

The right lane of westbound Witherspoon Street from River Road to Adams Street is scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Jan. 4, for work on a retaining wall.

The right lane and right parking lane on eastbound Market Street from Jackson Street to Hancock Street are scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Jan. 11, for work on a retaining wall.

The right lane and right parking lane on Preston Street from Market Street to Liberty Street are scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Jan. 18, for piling work.

The left lane and both parking lanes on Jefferson Street from Jackson Street to Preston Street are scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Jan. 18, for piling and excavation work.

The right and left lanes of Liberty Street from Floyd Street to Preston Street are scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Jan. 18, for excavation and demolition work.

The left lane of Jackson Street from Jefferson Street to Market Street is scheduled to be closed through Saturday, Jan. 18, for work on a retaining wall.

The left lane on I-64 east from Ninth Street to the I-71 north exit ramp is scheduled to close overnight Thursday, Dec. 26, through Saturday, Dec. 28, to set bridge beams. It’s expected to close around 9 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. each day.

Witherspoon Street from River Road to Adams Street is scheduled to close overnight Thursday, Dec. 26, through Saturday, Dec. 28, to set bridge beams. It’s expected to close around 8 p.m. and reopen by 6 a.m. each day.