Department of Highways, District 11

Press Release Date:  Friday, November 02, 2007  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
(606) 598-2145

 MANCHESTER, KY. ---(November 2, 2007)— Alternating closures are planned for the Cumberland Gap Tunnel, Monday, November 5 through Tuesday, November 6.

The North and Southbound Tunnels will have alternating closures, Nov. 5 to Nov. 6, beginning at 7:30 PM, Monday night and ending at 5:00 AM, Tuesday morning. 

Two-way traffic will occur through each of the tunnels during this time period.

The closures will be signed and motorists are urged to use caution through this area.
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