Comments requested on emergency deletion of Kentucky highway

Numerous accidents, route deficiencies

Posted June 17, 2016

On June 15, 2016, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a request for comments on the emergency deletion of Kentucky Route 151 from US 127 north of Lawrenceburg, KY, to Interstate 64 Exit 48, from the National Network (NN) based on safety considerations related to numerous truck accidents and route geometric deficiencies. On April 26, 2016, FHWA approved the emergency deletion of KY 151 from U.S. 127 north of Lawrenceburg to I-64 Exit 48, from the NN based on safety considerations. The deletion is not final and the FHWA said that it seeks public comments and information to assist in assessing its impacts.

Comments must be received on or before July 15, 2016. To submit comments electronically, go to the Federal eRulemaking Portal and follow the online instructions for submitting comments.


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