Department of Highways, District 11
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Press Release Date:  Friday, February 23, 2007  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
INFORMATION OFFICER
(606) 598-2145
Sandy.Rudder@ky.gov
 



 MANCHESTER, KY. ---(February 23, 2007)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is scheduled to begin construction on US 25E (Cumberland Gap Parkway) in Laurel County between MP 0-2, for joint pavement repairs, Monday, February 26, 2007.

 Northbound lanes will have closures beginning Monday, February 26.  

 Hours of operation are scheduled as follows:

 8:30 AM Monday, Feb. 26 to 6:00 PM Friday, Mar. 2 (24 hours a day)
 
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 July 2007. 

  EXPECT DELAYS AND WATCH FOR SLOWED/STOPPED TRAFFIC
      
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