Department of Highways, District 11
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Press Release Date:  Friday, October 13, 2006  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
INFORMATION OFFICER
(606) 598-2145
Sandy.Rudder@ky.gov
 


MANCHESTER, KY. ---(October 13, 2006)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet announces a pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Laurel County to begin the week of October 15 thru October 20, between Mileposts 41 and 48.
 
 The North and Southbound lanes will have lane closures beginning Sunday, October 15.  Lane closures will be in effect as follows:

 8:00 PM Sunday, Oct. 15 to 9:00 AM Thursday, Oct. 19 (24 hours a day)
 7:00 PM Thursday, Oct. 19 to 7:00 AM Friday, October 20

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
      
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