More funding has been awarded for two road projects in Campbell County.
State Rep. Dennis Keene (D-Wilder) announced that he helped secure nearly $675,000 in additional monies for the work. "As funds become available, I am continuing to work with transportation officials in Frankfort so that we receive our share of the dollars for our county," Keene said in a news release.
The two projects that were recently awarded funding are for a 2.5-mile section of Grand Avenue-Carothers Road (KY 1892) from KY 1120 to U.S. 27 (omitting mile points 1.4-2.1). Eaton Asphalt Paving Co. Inc. was awarded the contract for $342,262. Completion date: Oct. 15, 2014.
The second project is for a 0.65-mile section of Licking Pike (KY915) from Mallard Drive to 0.32 miles north of Echo Hills and a 2.8-mile section of Memorial Parkway (KY 1120) from Monroe Street to just west of North Fort Thomas Avenue (omitting mile point 1.17-1.67). Eaton Asphalt Paving Co. Inc. was awarded the contract for $331,909. Completion date: Nov. 15, 2014.