Brent Spence Bridge Beshear Says Waiting To Replace Brent Spence Bridge Will Be Costly By Associated Press • Dec 22, 2014 Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear says it will cost taxpayers $7 million every month lawmakers do not take action to replace the Brent Spence Bridge connecting northern Kentucky with Cincinnati. Senate Candidates At Odds Over Brent Spence Bridge By Associated Press • Jun 20, 2014 Kentucky's U.S. Senate candidates announced competing plans Friday to replace the decaying Brent Spence Bridge. Ohio Lawmakers Favor Tolls To Pay For New Bridge By Associated Press • May 7, 2014 Travelers from Kentucky to the Queen City may one day have to reach for their wallets to cross a bridge into town. Senate Scales Back House Transportation Budget By Josh James & Associated Press • Mar 26, 2014 The state Senate has agreed to an extra $37 million for the Brent Spence bridge project in northern Kentucky as part of its transportation plan.