Bridge Replacement Upcoming in McCreary County

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Announces in McCreary County – Beginning Monday, Sept. 28, KY 700 will be reduced to one lane at mile point 14 as crews begin a bridge replacement project on the structure over Indian Creek.

Temporary traffic signals will be in place on east and west approaches for the lane closure.

Work is expected to be completed by January 30. The start date and duration of work may be adjusted for inclement weather or other unforeseeable delays. Drivers should expect delays and are encouraged to allow extra time in reaching their destination.

The Bridging Kentucky program is a commitment to improving safety and soundness of the Commonwealth’s bridges by rehabilitating, repairing, or replacing critical bridges throughout the state. The program is designed to open closed structures, improve bridge lifespans, ensure appropriate weight capacities are met and improve access and mobility for all Kentuckians. For more information on the Bridging Kentucky program visit