Department of Highways, District 7
Camp Kennedy Bridge to be closed for repairs

Press Release Date:  Friday, July 13, 2007  
Contact Information:  DAVID B. THACKER
Public Information Officer District Seven
859-229-2650- Cell


Camp Kennedy Bridge to be closed for repairs


LEXINGTON, KY. (July 13, 2007) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways announces that the KY 152 Camp Kennedy Bridge will be closed Tuesday, July 17 and Wednesday, July 18, for joint repairs.


The bridge over Herrington Lake, located at the Garrard/Mercer County line, will be closed between the hours of 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM daily.  Variable Message Boards are in place to alert motorists of the upcoming closure.  Appropriate signs, barricades, and other traffic control devices will be in place during work hours.  Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes during work hours.


All work is scheduled on a tentative basis and is subject to change depending on weather conditions, emergencies and other factors beyond the control of the Department of Highways.  The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet asks motorists to be aware of the work zone and to utilize safe driving habits when traveling through the work area.