Downtown Louisville Traffic Alert

Traffic Alert – Issued 06/04/21


Traffic Alert

06/079:30am - 3:30pm Kennedy Bridge Lane Closure

Date(s) In Effect: June 7, 2021 9:30 am - June 7, 2021 3:30 pm

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Kennedy Bridge Lane Closure

Monday, June 7, 2021 | 9:30am – 3:30pm

Lane Closures Scheduled on Monday, June 7 on Kennedy Bridge in Jefferson County

Inspection and preventive maintenance taking place

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (June 3, 2021) The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists of lane closures scheduled on Monday, June 7, on the John F. Kennedy Bridge in Jefferson County. A KYTC crew and bridge inspectors from a consultant engineering firm will be inspecting and performing preventive maintenance on the bridge.

The Kennedy has six lanes for southbound traffic on Interstate 65. The left three lanes will be closed at mile marker 137.1, just beyond the Indiana approach, beginning at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday. The right three lanes will remain open. All lanes are expected to reopen by 3:30 p.m. Northbound I-65 traffic on the adjacent Abraham Lincoln Bridge will not be affected.

The date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur.  Visit for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  You can also get traffic information for the District 5 counties at and



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