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

Press Release Date:  Friday, March 10, 2006  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
(606) 598-2145

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will resume the pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Whitley County the week of Mar. 13-17.  Construction beginning Monday, March 13, 2006 will be between Mileposts 0.0 to 5.60, North and Southbound lanes.

 Lane closures will begin Monday at 6:30 AM,  continuing through 7:00 AM Friday.   ALL LANES WILL BE OPENED TO TRAFFIC BY 7:00 AM, Friday, March 17.  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