ORX Section 1
I-69 ORX is divided into two sections for project delivery.
I-69 ORX Section 1 focuses on improvements in Henderson and extends from KY 425 to US 60.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is overseeing the project. I-69 ORX Section 1 will extend I-69 by more than six miles and includes interchanges with KY 351, US 41 near Kimsey Lane and at US 60.
Click here to download the ORX Section 1 map.
ORX Section 1 FAQs
Has funding been identified for I-69 ORX Section 1?
Governor Beshear included funding in his six-year state highway plan in 2020 and Kentucky lawmakers demonstrated their support with $227 million for the project over a 5-year period.
When will construction of I-69 ORX Section 1 begin?
Construction is expected to begin in 2022 and continue through 2025.
What work is happening now on I-69 ORX Section 1?
Pre-construction activities including design, right-of-way and utility coordination are underway.
ORX Section 1 Project Documents
Henderson City-County Planning Commission Meeting Presentation (January 2021)
Interchange Refinement Maps (January 2021)