The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet released a proposed 2016 Statewide Freight Plan for public comment and is seeking recommendations to establish a freight advisory committee - aimed at enhancing communications between the Cabinet and the freight industry.
The TransAmerica bicycle trail is now marked through western Kentucky. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has placed signs along the route north of Madisonville and through Marion before continuing into Cave-In-Rock, Illinois.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet seeks public feedback on proposed goals for increasing Disadvantaged Business Enterprise involvement on highway projects. The forums for District 1 and 2 are June 2.
Governor Matt Bevin appoints Greg Thomas as Secretary of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. Thomas was named deputy secretary in February and acting secretary in early March upon the resignation of secretary Mike Hancock.
A section of U.S. 641/Main Street will be closed in Benton Sunday. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says in a release the southbound one-way section near 6th Street will be closed from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. to allow utility work.