Construction to reduce a portion of KY 89 in Estill County to one lane
Traffic to be controlled by temporary signals in work zone
JACKSON, KY – A section of KY 89 in Estill County will be reduced to one lane with traffic controlled by temporary signals beginning Tuesday, May 27, as work progresses on a safety improvement project on Winchester Road.
The affected area is between milepoints 15.5 and 16.0, or between Dry Ridge Road and KY 794 (Dry Branch Road). The lane closure will be in effect for at least two weeks. Drivers should expect delays during the duration of the closure.
Signs and electronic message boards will be in place to alert motorists to the temporary signals and the lane closure.
Drivers should slow down as they approach this construction zone, watch for stopped traffic and obey the temporary traffic signals. Motorists are asked to be aware of workers, traffic control devices and construction equipment when traveling in this and other areas where projects are ongoing.