An old overpass in demolished over Ky. 30 as part of the Mountain Parkway expansion project near Salyersville, Ky., Thursday, November 3, 2016. From the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, "The Mountain Parkway Expansion is a 46-mile transportation improvement project that will create a wider, safer connection between Eastern Kentucky and the rest of the Commonwealth. It is a key transportation project designed to close the only gap in a 400-mile, four-lane, high-speed corridor for commerce and mobility across Kentucky from Pikeville to Paducah. The project will widen 30 miles of the existing parkway to four lanes and extend the parkway by about 16 miles between Salyersville and Prestonsburg."
An old overpass in demolished over Ky. 30 as part of the Mountain Parkway expansion project near Salyersville, Ky., Thursday, November 3, 2016. From the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, "The Mountain Parkway Expansion is a 46-mile transportation improvement project that will create a wider, safer connection between Eastern Kentucky and the rest of the Commonwealth. It is a key transportation project designed to close the only gap in a 400-mile, four-lane, high-speed corridor for commerce and mobility across Kentucky from Pikeville to Paducah. The project will widen 30 miles of the existing parkway to four lanes and extend the parkway by about 16 miles between Salyersville and Prestonsburg." Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com
An old overpass in demolished over Ky. 30 as part of the Mountain Parkway expansion project near Salyersville, Ky., Thursday, November 3, 2016. From the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, "The Mountain Parkway Expansion is a 46-mile transportation improvement project that will create a wider, safer connection between Eastern Kentucky and the rest of the Commonwealth. It is a key transportation project designed to close the only gap in a 400-mile, four-lane, high-speed corridor for commerce and mobility across Kentucky from Pikeville to Paducah. The project will widen 30 miles of the existing parkway to four lanes and extend the parkway by about 16 miles between Salyersville and Prestonsburg." Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com

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