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

Press Release Date:  Monday, October 23, 2006  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
(606) 598-2145

 MANCHESTER, KY. ---(October 23, 2006)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues a pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Laurel County the week of October 22 thru October 27, between Mileposts 41 and 48.
 The North and Southbound lane closures began Sunday, October 22.  Lane closures will be in effect as follows:

 8:00 PM Sunday, Oct. 22 to 9:00 AM Thursday, Oct. 26 (24 hours a day)
 7:00 PM Thursday, Oct. 26 to 7:00 AM Friday, October 27

This area is a Double Fine Zone with a reduced speed limit of 55 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 2007. 

                               EXPECT DELAYS AND BE ALERT TO STOPPED TRAFFIC