Department of Highways, District 11
MEDIA ADVISORY

Press Release Date:  Monday, August 27, 2007  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
sandy.rudder@ky.gov
Manchester-D11
606-598-2145
606-813-5622
 


Manchester, KY --(August 27, 2007) --The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues the pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Laurel County the week of August 26-August 30, between Mileposts 41 and 48.

Lane closures are as follows:

   Begin work starting Sunday, August 26 at 8:00 PM through Thursday, August 30 at 9:00 AM. 
     I-75 SB lane closures will in effect 24 hours a day starting at 8:00 PM on Sunday -
       August 26 through Thursday August 30 at 9:00 AM

     I-75 NB lane closures will in effect daytime only Tuesday August 28 and Wednesday
       August 29 between the hours of  6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    

This area is a Double Fine Zone with a reduced speed limit of 55 PH within the work zone. 

The actual starting date and duration of work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur.

This project is expected to remain active through 2007.

               EXPECT DELAYS AND WATCH FOR SLOWED/STOPPED TRAFFIC

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