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News Release
Contact: H.B. Elkins
Public Information Officer
KYTC District 10
606-666-8841
Transportation Cabinet awards 13 highway improvement contracts for six District 10 counties
Projects include resurfacing and guardrail installation
 
JACKSON, Ky. — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded 13 contracts totaling nearly $5.3 million for highway projects within the Department of Highways District 10. Included are resurfacing projects in six counties, along with one guardrail installation project.
 
Contracts awarded as part of the April and May 2013 lettings are:
  • A $296,830.05 project to resurface 3.33 miles of KY 30 in Owsley County. The project is to be finished by Nov. 15.
  • A $416,166 project to resurface portions of KY 267 and KY 476 in Perry County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $366,951 project to resurface portions of Business KY 15 and KY 3677 in Perry County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $113,833.40 project to resurface portions of KY 651 and KY3039 in Wolfe County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $97,780 project to install guardrail along a 0.92 mile segment of KY 1057 in Powell County. The project is to be completed by Oct. 31.
  • A $577,968.45 project to resurface 3.40 miles of KY 89 in Estill County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $242,590 project to resurface 2.23 miles of KY 1645 in Estill County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $176,423.84 project to resurface 1.94 miles of KY 191 in Morgan County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $536,474 project to resurface 4.84 miles of US 460 in Morgan County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $252,940.04 project to resurface 0.92 miles of KY 15 in Wolfe County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $1,453,926.66 project to resurface 13.4 miles of KY 11 in Owsley County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $401,845.81 project to resurface 3.43 miles of KY 213 in Powell County. The project is to be completed by Nov. 15.
  • A $372,082 project to resurface portions of KY 2016 and KY 2491 in Wolfe County. The project is to be completed by Nov.30.
 
The Department of Highways District 10 consists of 10 counties – Breathitt, Estill, Lee, Magoffin, Menifee, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Powell and Wolfe – in east-central and southeastern Kentucky. The district office is located in Jackson.
 
Construction activities are scheduled on a tentative basis and are subject to change depending on weather conditions. Motorists are asked to drive with caution in work zones and be aware of workers, traffic control devices and construction equipment when traveling in areas where projects are ongoing.
 
Significant traffic impacts resulting from construction and maintenance projects are posted on District 10’s website (http://transportation.ky.gov/District-10), the district’s Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict10) and also on the district’s Twitter feed (http://www.twitter.com/KYTCDistrict10). Drivers can check these sites prior to traveling to determine if there will be traffic delays for which they should be prepared.
 
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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
Department of Highways, District 10 * 473 Highway 15 South, P.O. Box 621 * Jackson, KY 41339