December 29, 2011 - 5:41pm
“This is an enormous step in our progress to begin building both bridges in 2012. By playing to each state’s strengths, we are lowering the cost of the project, increasing competition, and speeding the construction of these critical bridges."
After years of lawsuits, environmental impact statements, opposition from River Fields and “86-64,” and miscellaneous wrangling, an announcement came late Thursday afternoon that Kentucky and Indiana will divide the responsibilities for building and paying for the Ohio River Bridges...
September 20, 2011 - 7:00am
A summary of local news for September 20, 2011
• Will Oldham comes home. [WLKY] • River Fields under fire. [Courier-Journal] • A winner at the KFC Yum! Center. [WDRB]
September 12, 2011 - 9:20am
The Sherman Minton Bridge is closed and people are losing their minds. Traffic is a nightmare, so it's time for tune-age to get you through it. TOP 10 songs for Kyana Gridlock!
September 11, 2011 - 11:04pm
If you find yourself stuck in traffic Monday morning-crossing the Ohio River, either to or from Southern Indiana-feel free to contact River Fields at (502) 583-3060. Be sure to ask to speak with the Executive Director, Meme Sweets Runyon, and ask her why her organization has been fighting for decades to prevent the construction of new bridges across the Ohio at Louisville.
Indiana and Kentucky transportation and law enforcement officials announced on Sunday traffic plans aimed at managing extraordinary traffic congestion on the first work day following Friday’s closure of the Sherman Minton Bridge over the Ohio River between west Louisville and New Albany,...