Re-opening en Bridge to Re-Open Today <p>The U.S. 68/KY U.S. 68/KY 80 Eggners Ferry Bridge repairs have been completed and state officials have sent word the span is to be reopened today.</p><p>9:00 UPDATE</p><p>As Kentucky Transportation officials and contractors finalize work to re-open the Eggners Ferry Bridge today, the span will be open to pedestrian and bike traffic beginning this morning at nine.&nbsp; KYTC spokesman Keith Todd says anyone visiting the bridge should park off of the roadway and will still need to be careful as crews continue clean-up and finishing work.&nbsp; There is an event scheduled for noon in the middle of the new span, and visitors will need to be off the bridge by 1 p.m.&nbsp; Officials are hoping to have the crossing open to vehicle traffic at that time.&nbsp; Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says he&rsquo;s pleased repairs will be completed ahead of the May 27<sup>th</sup> deadline and by a Kentucky company.</p><p> Thu, 24 May 2012 21:13:33 +0000 WKMS Staff 18118 at Bridge to Re-Open Today