Department of Highways, District 10
Governor Fletcher, Transportation Cabinet award $16,505 in County Road Aid emergency funding to Wolfe County

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, June 20, 2006  
Contact Information:  H.B. Elkins
Public Information Officer
District 10

FRANKFORT, KY –(June 20, 2006)—Governor Ernie Fletcher and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet today announced emergency road funding for the Wolfe County Fiscal Court. The county has been authorized to receive $16,505 for slip or slide repair on Gal Branch Road. Repairs will be made to a 0.01-mile portion of the road located 1.8 miles northeast of Gosneyville Road.

"This project is just one example of the cabinet’s commitment to recognizing a problem and taking action for a solution," said Transportation Secretary Bill Nighbert. "These emergency funds are being used to improve safety and mobility in Wolfe County."

County Road Aid emergency funds will be used for this project. The county is responsible for all phases of the work. A check will be issued directly to the county for payment for the repairs.