Department of Highways, District 11
------ MEDIA ADVISORY------

Press Release Date:  Friday, June 09, 2006  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
(606) 598-2145

MANCHESTER, KY. ---(June 9, 2006)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues the pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Whitley County the week of June 12.   Construction will be between Mileposts 0.0 to 5.60.

 Lane closures will be in effect in the North and Southbound lanes beginning Monday, June 12.   Work is scheduled to begin at 6:00 AM  Monday and continue (24 Hrs.) until Wednesday at 9:00 PM.   On Thursday work is scheduled for 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
The actual starting date and duration of work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur.

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

 This project is expected to remain active through 2006.

                                PLEASE USE CAUTION AND BUCKLE-UP