I-24 http://wkms.org en KYTC Engineers Hear Public Comment on I-69/I-24 Connector Shutdown http://wkms.org/post/kytc-engineers-hear-public-comment-i-69i-24-connector-shutdown <p>Following a public information meeting in Calvert City last night (Thursday), Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials and engineers are considering how to modernize the nearby I-69 / I-24 interchange. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday, state highway officials and project engineers heard comment from residents at a public information meeting in Calvert City.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:35:59 +0000 Rob Canning 41635 at http://wkms.org KYTC Engineers Hear Public Comment on I-69/I-24 Connector Shutdown $13.4M to Fund I-24 Asphalt Upgrades in McCracken Co. http://wkms.org/post/134m-fund-i-24-asphalt-upgrades-mccracken-co <p></p><p>The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has awarded $13.4 million for improvements to Interstate 24 in McCracken County. The project to replace asphalt pavement between Exits 3 and 16 begins in March. Grand Rivers-based Jim Smith Contracting Company will head up the project. It’s slated for completion by the end of September next year. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 17:35:14 +0000 Angela Hatton 25267 at http://wkms.org $13.4M to Fund I-24 Asphalt Upgrades in McCracken Co. KYTC: Lane Restriction Planned for I-24 http://wkms.org/post/kytc-lane-restriction-planned-i-24 <p></p><p>The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet restricts traffic to one lane Tuesday on Interstate 24 near the Marshall-McCracken County Line. The lane closure will last through all daylight hours. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 22:23:03 +0000 Angela Hatton 24926 at http://wkms.org KYTC: Lane Restriction Planned for I-24 I-24 Bridge Work Brings Lane Restrictions http://wkms.org/post/i-24-bridge-work-brings-lane-restrictions <p>The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to restrict traffic to one lane at various locations on Interstate 24 in McCracken County the week of October 22 to allow bridge inspection work. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 15:45:42 +0000 Keith Todd 23452 at http://wkms.org I-24 Bridge Work Brings Lane Restrictions Semi Partially Blocking I-24 in Christian County http://wkms.org/post/semi-partially-blocking-i-24-christian-county <p>UPDATE at 2:49 p.m.: The crash site is clear and both eastbound lanes are open.</p><p>Crews have cleared one eastbound lane on Interstate 24 in Christian County following a semi truck crash this morning. The site should be clear in approximately three hours. Both eastbound lanes were blocked when the semi overturned before 7 a.m. near the 72 mile marker. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says traffic was detoured at Exit 65.&nbsp; Thu, 27 Sep 2012 15:42:37 +0000 Angela Hatton 22581 at http://wkms.org Semi Partially Blocking I-24 in Christian County I-24 Lane Remains Restricted Following Fatal Crash http://wkms.org/post/i-24-lane-remains-restricted-following-fatal-crash <p>Cleanup workers will likely be on site at a fatal crash site on Interstate 24 until around 5:30 today. Westbound traffic on I-24 in Trigg County near the 62 mile marker is down to one lane. Transportation cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says personnel continue to clean up and repair the site of a late night semi trailer crash. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 19:10:36 +0000 Angela Hatton 22455 at http://wkms.org I-24 Lane Remains Restricted Following Fatal Crash I-24 Ramp Remains Closed Following Semi Crash http://wkms.org/post/i-24-ramp-remains-closed-following-semi-crash <p>A ramp that connects Purchase Parkway to I-24 west bound remains closed following a semi crash this afternoon. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says the roadway will likely reopen around seven tonight. To detour the crash site, follow Purchase Parkway north one mile to US 62, then right on US 62 about two miles to connect with I-24 at Exit 27.</p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 21:09:39 +0000 Angela Hatton 22026 at http://wkms.org I-24 Ramp Remains Closed Following Semi Crash SCV to Raise Confederate Flag in New Park off I-24 http://wkms.org/post/scv-raise-confederate-flag-new-park-i-24 <p>A flagpole flying the Confederate battle flag off Interstate 24 near exit 16 will be the centerpiece of a new park honoring Confederate soldiers.&nbsp; The Sons of Confederate Veterans are funding construction of benches and a circle of bricks to represent southern soldiers who fought to secede&nbsp; from the United States in the 1860s.&nbsp; SCV Kentucky Division Commander John Suttles tells The Paducah Sun the land for the park was donated by a man who had Confederate ancestors.&nbsp; McCracken County Judge-Executive Van Newberry says he&#39;s worried about what visitors to Paducah and th Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:27:24 +0000 Drew Adams & Todd Hatton 17622 at http://wkms.org SCV to Raise Confederate Flag in New Park off I-24