Welcome to the Lake Bridges project website. This site provides information about the project and allows you to share your concerns and ask questions. KYTC is committed and will continue to keep the community well-informed as this project moves forward. We hope you will visit this site often for the latest information on the Lake Bridges Project.
Proposed Basket-Handle Tied Arch Bridge
Ceremonial KY Lake groundbreaking with Gov. Beshear, Sept. 10, 2014
The design for the new Lake Barkley crossing was completed in 2014. The project was let to construction on Dec. 19, 2014. Seven bids were received and the project has been awarded to PCL Civil Constructors, Inc. of Denver, CO on Feb. 11, 2015. The construction bid price is $128.3M. The Contractor will mobilize in the spring of 2015 with final completion anticipated in 2018. The award announcement from Governor Beshear may be viewed HERE.