pennyrile parkway

Transportation
8:01 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Pennyrile Parkway Receiving Study for Possible Interstate I-69 Designation

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  The Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway might be getting a new designation, as the Interstate 69 project gains momentum.

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.

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Roads & Highways
12:19 pm
Mon January 14, 2013

Part of Pennyrile Parkway Closed

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UPDATED: 3 p.m.

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.

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Wildfire
7:35 am
Fri June 29, 2012

Fire Burns Land Around Pennyrile Parkway

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Officials say sparks from an electric line caused yesterday's wildfire along the Pennyrile Parkway in Christian County.

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