Department of Highways, District 11
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Press Release Date:  Friday, May 05, 2006  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
(606) 598-2145

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues the pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Whitley County for the week of May 8-12.   Construction will be between Mileposts 0.0 to 5.60.

 Lane closures will be in effect in the North and Southbound lanes beginning Monday, May 8.   Hours of operation will be from 6:30 AM to 8:00 PM each day, Monday through Thursday.  The actual starting date and duration of work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur.

  This area is a Double Fine Zone with a reduced speed limit of 55 MPH within the work zone.

 This project is expected to remain active through 2006.

                                PLEASE USE CAUTION AND BUCKLE-UP