Department of Highways, District 10
ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE: Drainage pipe installation to result in closure of KY 1938 in Owsley County on Wednesday, Dec. 12

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, November 27, 2007  
Contact Information:  H. B. Elkins
Public Information Officer
Department of Highways, District 10
473 Highway 15 South, P.O. Box 621
Jackson, KY 41339

JACKSON, KY – (Nov. 27, 2007) – Personnel from the Kentucky Department of Highways, Owsley County Maintenance, will close KY 1938 in order to install a drainage pipe at milepoint 1.85 on Wednesday, Dec. 12. The project will begin around 8 a.m. and will continue until approximately 4 p.m. During this time, the road will be closed to through traffic and motorists should plan their trips accordingly.


No marked detour will be posted, but drivers can use KY 11 and KY 847 as an alternate route around the project location. In case of inclement weather, the project will be rescheduled for Thursday, Dec. 13.