LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways has issued a reminder that a temporary lane closure is in effect in Mercer County on US 68 for the Brooklyn Bridge over the Kentucky River near mile point 20.
The Department of Highways says the lane closure is necessary for bridge overlay operations for be performed.
The temporary lane closure will be in effect from July 17 until August 11 at 8 a.m. Temporary traffic signals are in place at the bridge to alternate traffic for the duration of the project. One lane will remain open at all times.
The Department of Highways says that motorists can also utilize US 27 and KY 152 as alternate routes.