4:38pm

Mon June 27, 2011
Eastern and Central Kentucky

Safety Barriers in Franklin and Woodford

The state will begin installing median cable barriers on I-64 in Franklin and Woodford counties and on I-65 in Bullitt County. Work is scheduled to begin July 7 on installation of median cable barriers on Interstate 64 between mile point 57.2 in Franklin County and mile point 65.7 in Woodford County. Construction will begin about two weeks later on Interstate 65 in Bullitt County between mile points 103.8 and 109.3.

The state will begin installing median cable barriers on I-64 in Franklin and Woodford counties and on I-65 in Bullitt County.

Work is scheduled to begin July 7 on installation of median cable barriers on Interstate 64 between mile point 57.2 in Franklin County and mile point 65.7 in Woodford County. Construction will begin about two weeks later on Interstate 65 in Bullitt County between mile points 103.8 and 109.3.

Crowley Company, Inc. of Minneapolis, Minnesota was awarded the contract for this project in the amount of $1.53 million. The work is scheduled for completion by Aug. 15.

During construction, lane closures will be possible Sundays through Thursdays from 8 p.m. daily until 7 a.m. the following day. Shoulder closures may be in place during daytime hours. The speed limit in the work zone will be reduced to 55 mph.

The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if bad weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Dial 511 or log on to 511.ky.gov for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Traffic information for the District 5 counties also available at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.