An extended closure on KY 81 between Owensboro and Calhoun to paint and rehab the Panther Creek Bridge has been completed and the roadway has been reopened.

A section of the bridge at mile point 6.2 in Daviess County has been closed since August 2nd.

Euro Paint LLC is the primary contractor for the maintenance and painting project which now includes similar work on the US 431 Panther Creek Bridge at mile point 8.9 in Daviess County.

The target date for the last project to be completed on 431 will be November 15th.