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Work progressing on Brent Spence as repair project reaches halfway mark, gets ready for new concrete

Kentucky Transportation Secretary Jim Gray detailed progress Wednesday on the emergency repair project to reopen the closed Brent Spence Bridge. Three weeks into the six-week repair project, contractor crews have removed the fire-affected portion of the upper deck of the bridge and new steel support beams have been placed. Transportation Cabinet photos “We literally have all hands on deck as...