Brent Spence Bridge Corridor

Projected Timeline

Projected Timeline

Get an idea of where the Brent Spence Bridge Corridor project is headed and what necessary steps along the way will deliver the new bridge faster, better and cheaper.



  • The proposed project is still in development
  • The financing plan for the $2.6 billion project is undetermined
  • The start date for construction is uncertain


  • Continued environmental analysis
  • Analyzed traffic, revenue and financial impacts of tolling
  • Continued right of way acquisition process in Ohio
  • Ongoing coordination with Ohio and Kentucky legislatures and the FHWA
  • Ohio passed legislation providing Ohio the ability to toll


  • ODOT/KYTC reviewed OA recommendations
  • Finalize action plans based on the OA study
  • Begin right-of-way acquisition process
  • Ongoing coordination with Ohio and Kentucky legislatures and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)


  • April: Held two public hearings with presentations by the project team and public comment periods.
  • August: Issued a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)
  • December: Began Options Analysis (OA) study



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