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Interstate 64

Interstate 64 is a east-west highway across Northeastern and North-Central Kentucky. This runs from Lousiville to Ashland, via Lexington.

On September 9th, 2011 at 5:00 p.m., in the middle of the afternoon rush hour, Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels ordered the Sherman Minton Bridge, which carries Interstate 64 over the Ohio River, and in and out of Indiana and Kentucky closed. This was due to a defect in a load bearing portion of the bridge. On Friday, February 17, 2012 conrete barriers were being removed an replaced with temporary barriers in prep for the bridges re-opening.

A VMS on EB I-64/U.S. Rt. 40 in St. Louis, MO. (September, 2011)


While in Kentucky, I-64 is multi-plexed.

I-64 is multi-plexed with...

...Interstate 75, at Lexington.

Interstrate 64 crosses the following interstates in Kentucky.

Interstate 75, at Lexington.
Interstate 265, near Middletown.

The two mile BGS on EB I-64.

The one mile BGS on EB I-64.

EB I-64 near I-265.

EB I-64 at I-265.
Interstate 264, at Louisville.

The first BGS on EB I-64 for I-264.

The one mile BGS on EB I-64.

EB I-64 at I-264.
Interstate 71, at Louisville.
Interstate 65, at Louisville.

A set of BGS's on WB I-64.

WB I_64 at I-65.
Interstate 264, at Louisville.

The first BGS on EB I-64 for I-264. NOTE: This BGS is actually in Indiana.

EB I-64 near I-264.

EB I-64 at I-264.


Branches of I-64 in Kentucky.



Welcome sign on WB I-64 at the Kentucky/West Virginia State Line.

These markers are found along I-64.

WB I-64 in Carter County.

WB I-64 in the Daniel Boone National Forest, near KY St Rt 799.

WB I-64 near Morehead.

EB I-64 near Lyndon.

EB I-64 in Metro-Louisville.

EB I-64 near Broadway in Louisville.

EB I-64 near a tunnel east of Downtown Louisville.

A guide sign on NB I-65.

EB I-64 at the Kentucky/Indiana State Line.

EB I-64 crossing the Ohio River.

EB I-64 on the Kentucky side of the Ohio River.

23 August 2009