Impact of Seasonal Tree-Cutting Restrictions on Construction Bids

Christopher W. Van Dyke, Steven Waddle, Bryan Gibson, Sarah M. McCormack & Steven Douglas Kreis
Many of the maintenance and construction projects undertaken by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) span late spring to early fall (April–October), with this period’s long days, abundant sunshine, and relatively dry conditions being ideal for performing work and minimizing delays from inclement weather. But this compressed timeline for accomplishing work introduces other challenges. Specifically, many of KYTC’s maintenance and construction activities can potentially impact summer habitat of the Indiana bat, which is listed as an...
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