Department of Highways, District 11
MEDIA ADVISORY

Press Release Date:  Friday, November 02, 2007  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
sandy.rudder@ky.gov
Manchester-D11
606-598-2145
606-813-5622
 


 MANCHESTER, KY. ---(November 2, 2007)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues the 6-lane widening project on I-75 in Laurel County between Mileposts 48 and 51 the week of November 4, 2007.

            Lane closures are as follows:

North and Southbound lane closures will be in effect beginning at 7:00 PM, Sunday, Nov. 4 through 9:00 AM, Thursday Nov. 8 (24 hrs. each day).
 
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.


NOTE:  Monday, Nov. 5 the Northbound Ramp off I-75 at Exit 49 will be closed for a period of approximately 2 hours (daytime) due to construction.

This project is expected to remain active through 2007. 

                    EXPECT DELAYS AND WATCH FOR SLOWED/STOPPED TRAFFIC
            
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