Department of Highways, District 11

Press Release Date:  Monday, April 03, 2006  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
(606) 598-2145

The KY Transportation Cabinet announces a project in Whitley County on I-75 beginning today between Milepoint 15 and 20, for concrete repairs.

Contractor will begin mobilizing today, by noon tomorrow, April 4, Southbound lanes only will be reduced to one lane and contractor will halt operations by 12:00 PM on Friday.   Each week thereafter, lane closures will be in place North and Southbound lanes from 7:00 AM on Monday morning until 12:00 Noon on Friday.  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. The project is expected to last approximately six weeks.  Although delays are not anticipated, motorists should be aware of slowed traffic through this area.
                      PLEASE USE CAUTION AND BUCKLE-UP