Department of Highways, District 11
MEDIA ADVISORY

Press Release Date:  Monday, August 27, 2007  
Contact Information:  SANDY RUDDER
sandy.rudder@ky.gov Manchester-D11
606-598-2145
606-813-5622
 


MANCHESTER, KY. ---(August 27, 2007)— The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues the pavement rehabilitation project on I-75 in Whitley County, between MP 5 and 11, Sunday, August 26, 2007.
            Lane closures are as follows:
Southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane beginning Sunday, August 26 at 8:00 PM and continue through Friday, August 31, at 7:00 AM.
Northbound lanes will be reduced to one lane beginning Monday, August 27, at 7:00 PM and continue through Friday, August 31, at 7:00 AM.   (The closures will remain in place 24 hrs. a day) 
This area is a Double Fine Zone with a reduced speed limit of 60 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 2008. 

             EXPECT DELAYS AND WATCH FOR SLOWED/STOPPED TRAFFIC
                     

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