HUNTINGTON, W.VA. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will inspect of the Jesse Stuart Memorial Bridge Aug. 24 through Aug. 26, 2015. Traffic may be interrupted due to potential lane closures; however, the bridge itself is not expected to be closed to traffic at any time during the inspection.
The Jesse Stuart Memorial Bridge is a viaduct on top of the Greenup Locks and Dam on the Ohio River. The bridge, named after author and Greenup County, Kentucky native Jesse Stuart, was completed in 1984 and carries Kentucky Route 10 from the AA Highway/U.S. Route 23 intersection to the bridge itself, where it becomes State Route 253 to U.S. Route 52.
Release no. PA 15-35