Department of Highways, District 11
MEDIA ADVISORY

Press Release Date:  Friday, August 17, 2007  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
sandy.rudder@ky.gov
Manchester-D11
606-598-2145
606-813-5622
 


MANCHESTER, KY. ---(August 17, 2007)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet announces a pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Whitley County, between MP 5 and 11, beginning Sunday, August 19, 2007.

            Lane closures are as follows:

North and Southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane beginning Sunday, August 19, at 8:00 PM and continue through Wednesday, August 22, at 9:00 AM.  (24 hrs. a day)
 
This area is a Double Fine Zone with a reduced speed limit of 60 MPH 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 2008. 

                  EXPECT DELAYS AND WATCH FOR SLOWED/STOPPED TRAFFIC
            
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