Construction of the temporary work platform at the Milton staging area for construction of the new Milton-Madison bridge is expected to be completed this week. Meanwhile, strengthening of the existing bridge piers continues with steel reinforcement and crack repair. Scaffolding is also being installed on the three water piers that will be retained for the new superstructure. Materials to be used in construction of temporary access ramps on both sides of the river are being delivered to the work sites.
SPARTA, Ky. - Kentucky Speedway, which is owned and operated by Speedway Motorsports, Inc., Monday issued the following statement regarding the fan experience at the July 9 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event: