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Veterans and Service Members Invited to Ohio River Bridges Project Job Fair

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The Ohio River Bridges Project is hosting a job fair for veterans and service members Tuesday, July 23.  Click the flyer for additional information. What: Ohio River Bridges Project Job Fair When: Tuesday, July 23, 3-7 p.m. Where: National Guard Armory, 2909 Grant Line Road, New Albany, IN 47150    

Bridges Project Seeks Input on Potential Measures to Mitigate Toll Impacts on Low-Income, Minority Drivers — Open House Meetings Set for July 22 and 23

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DOWNLOAD REPORT>>     SUBMIT COMMENTS>>     WATCH VIDEO>>     LOUISVILLE (June 27, 2013) – The Ohio River Bridges Project has published a draft assessment of the economic impacts of tolls on low-income and minority populations, including an evaluation of potential measures to mitigate disproportionate effects.  CLICK HERE to open report  The project is seeking public input on the…Read More »

Long-Term Closures Associated with Construction of Downtown Crossing

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Below is a preliminary list of major closures scheduled to occur at some point during the construction of the Downtown Crossing. (Click on the image to enlarge) Please be advised that all of these are criteria of the Project RFP. As you will note, except where indicated, all dates are general in nature.  More specific…Read More »

Bridges to Opportunities Workforce Development Session Sat., June 29

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A “Bridges to Opportunities Workforce Development Session” is scheduled for next Saturday, June 29. Attendees can expect to meet with decision makers, support agencies and training partners, while learning about career opportunities with development projects in Kentucky. The event is scheduled from 9-11:00 a.m. at Simmons College of Kentucky (1018 S. 7th Street, 40203). To…Read More »

DBE Opportunity Outreach Event Wednesday, June 26

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Next week, Walsh will host a DBE Opportunity Outreach event for the Ohio River Bridges Projects: the Downtown Crossing and the East End Crossing. During the event, the Walsh Project Management team will discuss DBE opportunities, scope packages, certification, prequalification and DBE expectations. DATE: Wednesday, June 26 TIME: 4:30-6:30 p.m. LOCATION: Indiana Minority Supplier Development Council…Read More »

A Reminder About the East End Blasting Schedule

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With blasting set to begin later this month, this is a reminder of the process for informing the community of planned blasting activities. A message will be posted here by Thursday of each week regarding the anticipated blasting schedule for the following week.  These weekly blasting schedules will include the locations of the blasting, times…Read More »

Downtown Crossing breaks ground next week with community celebration

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JUNE 14, 2013 –  The long-awaited groundbreaking on the new Ohio River Downtown Crossing is next week, with a community celebration to mark the milestone.  A family-friendly event is planned for Tuesday, June 18 at Waterfront Park. Children will be part of history by breaking ground on a large sand pile near the construction site. …Read More »

Traffic Updates

East End Traffic Update on River Road in KY

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There will be one-lane traffic at 6900 River Road on Tuesday, July 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Traffic will be maintained during this time through flaggers alternating traffic from each direction.

East End Blasting Schedule for Week of July 8, 2013

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JULY 4, 2013 – Blasting to prepare for the new tunnel on the east end of Louisville is scheduled to occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841 during the week of July 8.  The dates and approximate times will be: -       Monday, July 8 at about 2 p.m. -       Tuesday, July 9…Read More »

East End Traffic Update: Blasting Canceled Monday, July 1st

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Because of the rain, today’s blasting near the intersection of KY 841 and U.S. 42 that was scheduled for about 2 p.m., has been cancelled.  There will be no blasting today.  Blasting is still planned for tomorrow (Tuesday, June 2) at 2 p.m., and for Wednesday (July 3) at 2 p.m.

East End Blasting Schedule for Week of July 1, 2013

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JUNE 27, 2013 – Blasting to prepare for the new tunnel on the east end of Louisville is scheduled for the afternoons of Monday, July 1; Tuesday, July 2; and Wednesday, July 3.  Blasting will occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841 at approximately 2:00 p.m. on each of those three days.…Read More »

East End Blasting Schedule for Week of July 1, 2013

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Blasting to prepare for the new tunnel on the east end of Louisville is scheduled for the afternoons of Monday, July 1; Tuesday, July 2; and Wednesday, July 3.  Blasting will occur near the intersection of U.S. 42 and KY 841 at approximately 2:00 p.m. on each of those three days. Prior to each blast,…Read More »