Huguelet closed for summer



Steam line upgrades have closed sections of Huguelet Drive this month, and traffic will remain affected through July 29.

The eastbound lane past the entrance and exit of the Kentucky Clinic Parking Structure to Rose Street is closed to through traffic until July 8, according to UK Parking & Transportation Services.

The sidewalk on the eastbound side is also closed.

The westbound lane will remain open during that time, but will close July 11 through 29.

Those wanting to travel eastbound on Huguelet from South Limestone or Virgina Avenue will be directed up Limestone to Washington Ave, then to Rose Street where they can turn back onto Huguelet.

The Martin Luther King North E Lot — also called the UK HealthCare Good Samaritan E Lot — will close June 11 and 12 for paving and striping maintenance work.

PTS said the timetables for both projects are weather-dependent.