POSTPONED: Temporary Ramp Closures at 5th Street and US 50W
The upcoming closure of two I-71/75 North exits near the Brent Spence Bridge has been postponed to next week (week of July 17), weather permitting:
Exit 1C - to 5th Street in Cincinnati
Exit 1D - to US 50 West in Cincinnati
Additional information regarding the timing of these closures will be communicated in future eblast updates, posted in the Daily Travel Advisory section of BrentSpence2017.org and on the project Facebook page and Twitter feed. These closures are expected to be in place for one week.
THIS WEEKEND: The Southbound Deck of the Brent Spence Bridge Will Be Reduced to One Travel Lane
Starting this Friday (July 14) at 9:00 p.m. through Monday (July 17) at 5:00 a.m., weather permitting, the southbound (upper) deck of the Brent Spence Bridge will be reduced to one travel lane to facilitate maintenance work. Two-lane travel will resume in time for Monday morning rush hour. The northbound (lower) deck will not be affected by this work and two lanes of travel will remain open.
Current lane and ramp closure information is provided in the
Daily Travel Advisory, posted on the project website at
BrentSpence2017.org. Alternate routes and detour information is posted on the
Plan Your Drive page. Be sure to visit throughout the project as new information will be posted when it becomes available.
Real-time Traffic Updates
For real-time traffic updates and travel time estimates, check out one of the following resources:
The BSB is an Active Work Zone - Please Use Caution
Your safety and that of the maintenance crews are our top priority. Thank you for your patience and courtesy to fellow drivers when traveling through the work area.
The Brent Spence Bridge Maintenance 2017 project is managed by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) as part of an ongoing program to maintain and improve the condition of the regional transportation network. More information about KYTC and its road improvement efforts is available on their website.