Department of Highways, District 5
Oldham Co / KY 53 Traffic Advisory
Louisville, KY (August 31, 2005)- The District 5 Department of Highways office announces that KY 53 in Oldham County will be reduced to one lane just north of LaGrange at the bridge over Harrods Creek. This lane closure is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2005 and will allow for bridge deck replacement. A temporary signal has been installed to maintain traffic. Construction is scheduled for completion at the end of September 2005.
Motorists are urged to be cautious and reduce speed. Stay alert and minimize distractions, and keep a safe distance between your vehicle, the car ahead, and the construction workers and their equipment. This is a reminder we must all help reduce the number of highway work zone accidents and fatalities. Slow Down to Get There!
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. To report a pot hole or any other problem on a state maintained highway, call the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet toll-free at 1-800 PATCH IT, or 1-800-728-2448. 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.