TRAFFIC UPDATE: Weekend lane closures on Kennedy Bridge begin Friday night


Repairs on the Kennedy Bridge will continue this weekend with some lane closures beginning Friday, June 7.  Two of the three southbound lanes of I-65 will be affected.  The work is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. Friday and continue through 5 a.m. Monday.

The right two lanes of I-65 South will be closed from just north of the Kennedy Bridge in Jeffersonville, Ind., to the far south end of the bridge in downtown Louisville. Southbound traffic will be limited to one lane. The entrance ramp from Court Avenue in Jeffersonville to southbound I-65 will be closed during the weekend work.

All lanes and exit ramps at the south end of the Kennedy Bridge will remain open. The Exit 0 ramp from southbound I-65 to West Market Street in Jeffersonville will be open.

This is the third weekend of the repair work.