repairs http://wkms.org en Paducah - McCracken County Riverport Gets State Grant for Repairs http://wkms.org/post/paducah-mccracken-county-riverport-gets-state-grant-repairs <p></p><p>The Paducah/McCracken County Riverport is getting about $150 thousand in state grants this year to perform facility repairs. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Shelly Baskin 26263 at http://wkms.org Paducah - McCracken County Riverport Gets State Grant for Repairs US 60 Ledbetter Barges/Crane on Track to Reopen http://wkms.org/post/us-60-ledbetter-bargescrane-track-reopen <p>A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to resume hanging steel on the new US 60 Ledbetter Bridge next Monday. C.J. Mahan Contracting has had construction crews working on other phases of the project while a salvage team has been working to re-float a crane barge at the site.</p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 21:32:45 +0000 Keith Todd 18425 at http://wkms.org Bird's Point Levee Contracts Awarded http://wkms.org/post/birds-point-levee-contracts-awarded <p>Three companies have been awarded up to $20 million in contacts to repair the Bird&#39;s Point Levee. The levee was blow last year to prevent flooding in Fulton County, Kentucky and Cairo, Illinois.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 20:58:10 +0000 Drew Adams 18208 at http://wkms.org Bird's Point Levee Contracts Awarded Kentucky Lane Restrictions http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-lane-restrictions <p>A lane restriction begins tomorrow for work on the US 60 Ledbetter Bridge. Crews will work through April 13th to install a deck expansion as part of ongoing repairs to the bridge.&nbsp; Highway officials say delays will be less than five minutes. Traffic on Interstate 69 will also see lane restrictions in Caldwell County starting Monday April 9.</p> Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:42:31 +0000 Seth Helton 17546 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Lane Restrictions Ledbetter Bridge Lane Closing http://wkms.org/post/ledbetter-bridge-lane-closing <p>Contractors for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will restrict travel on the US 60 Tennessee River Bridge at Ledbetter to a single lane this morning. Drivers can expect one-lane traffic with alternating traffic flow from 9 a.m. to about 6 this evening. Travel delays should be minimal. The restriction will allow contractors to deliver concrete as part of ongoing work on one of the bridge piers.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 13:17:48 +0000 Seth Helton 17482 at http://wkms.org Ledbetter Bridge Lane Closing Inspectors Preparing Bridge Report http://wkms.org/post/inspectors-preparing-bridge-report <p>Inspectors are preparing a report to evaluate the future of the Eggner&rsquo;s Ferry Bridge. The report will determine if the remaining structure can be safely repaired. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Public Information Officer Keith Todd told the Paducah Sun he expects the report to be released mid-day today. Workers will resume clearing debris today after stopping work yesterday due to fog.</p> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 13:14:25 +0000 Seth Helton 16837 at http://wkms.org