pennyrile parkway http://wkms.org en Pennyrile Parkway Receiving Study for Possible Interstate I-69 Designation http://wkms.org/post/pennyrile-parkway-receiving-study-possible-interstate-i-69-designation <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway might be getting a new designation, as the Interstate 69 project gains momentum.</p><p>The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is currently conducting a study to determine whether the southern portion of the parkway could possibly receive Interstate status. A similar study has already been conducted on the northern portion, which is now considered a future I-69 corridor.</p><p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:01:00 +0000 John Null 35228 at http://wkms.org Pennyrile Parkway Receiving Study for Possible Interstate I-69 Designation Part of Pennyrile Parkway Closed http://wkms.org/post/part-pennyrile-parkway-closed <p><em>UPDATED: 3 p.m.</em></p><p>A portion of the Pennyrile Parkway was closed this afternoon after the cab of a tanker truck carrying hydrochloric acid caught fire this morning. Both north and southbound lanes from the 49 to 54 mile markers are now open. However, only the left southbound lane is open, so expect some traffic as crews continue some environmental remediation work. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 18:19:59 +0000 Whitney Jones 26753 at http://wkms.org Part of Pennyrile Parkway Closed Fire Burns Land Around Pennyrile Parkway http://wkms.org/post/fire-burns-land-around-pennyrile-parkway <p>Officials say sparks from an electric line caused yesterday&#39;s wildfire along the Pennyrile Parkway in Christian County. Fri, 29 Jun 2012 12:35:56 +0000 Shelly Baskin 18634 at http://wkms.org Fire Burns Land Around Pennyrile Parkway