Department of Highways, District 5
Temporary lane closures on I-71
Louisville, KY (July 10, 2006) - The Kentucky Department of Highways announces temporary lane closures on Interstate 71 at mile point 1.1 in Jefferson County. Northbound I-71 will be reduced to one lane at this location from 9:00 p.m. on Monday, July 10, 2006 until 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2006. Southbound I-71 will be reduced to one lane from 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2006 until 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2006. Work will begin in the right lane both evenings and progress to the left lane. These lane closures will allow for the repair of traffic counting devices.
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Log on to www.transportation.ky.gov/d5 for the latest in construction and maintenance activities in our area. Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.