Department of Highways, District 7
Road Improvement Projects announced for Scott County

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, January 08, 2008  
Contact Information:  David B. Thacker
Information Officer
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
District Seven

Road Improvement Projects announced for Scott County

Lexington, Ky. (January 8, 2008) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways announces that the following projects have been awarded to improve roadways in Scott County.


Asphalt Resurfacing:


  1. Cedar Rd. (KY 368) from KY 227 (MP0.00) extending Northwest 1.4 miles (MP 1.400), a distance of 1.4 miles

  1. Stamping Ground-Woodlake Rd. (KY1688) from the Franklin Co. Line (MP 0.000) extending east to KY 3378 (MP0.960), a distance of 0.96 miles.

            Contractor:  Hamilton – Hinkle Paving

            Contract Amt.:  $154,051.65

            Specified Completion Date:  June 30, 2008


Bridge Deck Restoration & Waterproofing:


  1. Porter Road to US 25 Bridge over I-75 (MP 21.480) 0.25 miles west of North JCT US 25

           Contractor:  M & M Services Co. Inc.

           Contract Amount:  $95,654.62

           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.