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ORX Section 1

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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)

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