Department of Highways, District 7
Fayette County Road Improvement Projects Scheduled to Begin this Year

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, January 08, 2008  
Contact Information:  David B. Thacker
Information Officer
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
District Seven
859-246-2355
davidb.thacker@ky.gov
 


Fayette County Road Improvement Projects Scheduled to Begin this Year

Lexington, Ky. (January 8, 2008) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways announces that the following roadway improvement projects for Fayette County have been awarded.

 

Asphalt Surface with Grade & Drain:

 

  1. North Broadway / Paris Pike (US 27) beginning at Cane Run Rd. (MP 8.624) extending north to Judy Lane (MP 9.761), a distance of 1.14 miles.

            Contractor:  ATS Construction

            Contract Amount:  $1,301,616.60

            Specified Completion Date:  September 15, 2008

 

  1. New Circle Road (KY 4) Ramp Improvements at Georgetown Road Interchange, a distance of 1.83 miles.

            Contractor:  L-M Asphalt Partners

            Contract Amount:  $6,134,884.34

            Project Completion:  135 Working Days

 

Asphalt Resurfacing:

 

  1. Muir Station Road (KY 1973) from KY 57 (MP 12.201) extending east to KY 1970 (MP 13.324), a distance of 3.12 miles.

            Contractor:  L-M Asphalt Partners

            Contract Amount:  $216,255.26

            Specified Completion Date:  June 30, 2008

 

  1. Group Project:
    • Hughes Lane from KY 353 (MP 0.000) extending southeast to US 27 (MP 2.225), a distance of 2.23 miles.
    • Ferguson Road from KY 353 (MP 0.000) extending southeast to KY 1876 (MP 1.327), a distance of 1.33 miles.
    • Carrick Lane from KY 353 (MP 0.000) extending northwest to the Scott Co. Line (MP 1.299), a distance of 1.3 miles
    • Evans Mill Road  from US 25 (MP 0.000) extending west to the end of Pavement (MP 1.957), a distance of 1.96 miles
    • Shelby Lane from Jack’s Creek Pike (MP 0.000) extending west to Walnut Hill Road (MP 1.656), a distance of 1.66 miles
    • East Hickman-Walnut Hill Road from Delong Road (MP 0.000) extending northeast to US 25 (MP 4.111), a distance of 4.11 miles
    • Kearney Road from North Yarnalton Pike (MP 0.000) extending southeast to US 25(MP 3.092), a distance of 3.09 miles
    • Falcon Wood Road-Ironworks Road from Bethel Road (MP 0.000) extending northeast to North Yarnalton Pike (MP 1.412), a distance of 1.41 miles
    • Dolan Road from US 421 (MP 0.000) extending northeast to Bethel Road (MP 1.262), a distance of 1.26 miles
    • Deer Haven Lane from KY 1927 (MP 0.000) extending northeast to the end of pavement (MP 1.116), a distance of 1.12 miles.

            Contractor:  L-M Asphalt Partners

            Contract Amount:  $1,228,637.15

            Specified Completion Date:  June 30, 2008

 

Work on these projects is anticipated to begin in the Spring due to weather and current temperatures.  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.

 

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