Wednesday, February 6 2013 12:08 PM EST2013-02-06 17:08:44 GMT
A recent survey of AAA members in Hamilton County and Northern Kentucky shows overwhelming support for a new Brent Spence Bridge.The 49-year old bridge has been declared "functionally obsolete" by federal
A recent survey of AAA members in Hamilton County and Northern Kentucky shows overwhelming support for a new Brent Spence Bridge.
Wednesday, November 28 2012 6:30 AM EST2012-11-28 11:30:09 GMT
There is a move to speed up the construction of a new Brent Spence Bridge. A group of local leaders are working together to try to drum up support for construction to begin up to five years earlier than
The Build Our New Bridge Now coalition wants to push lawmakers to start allocating funding for the project, and one option is to make the new Brent Spence a toll bridge.
A study conducted on the Brent Spence Bridge Project revealed potential poll costs for drivers.
At a monthly meeting between the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) and Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council on Thursday, early modeling of a study showed a toll on the bridge could be on the 'lower end' of the $1-5 range.
Officials say the study is still in its early stages, and a toll rate has not been officially calculated or announced.
Nevertheless, ODOT says they are encouraged by study's findings.