Roadway resurfacing scheduled for KY 55 and KY 395 in Shelby County
Louisville, KY (August 21, 2013) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists of lane closures on KY 55 in Shelby County associated with a roadway resurfacing project. KY 55 is scheduled for asphalt resurfacing between Old Brunerstown Road and US 60 (mile points 6.6 to 7.8).
Work begins this evening with contract crews install traffic loop detectors on KY 55 at the intersections with Isaac Shelby Drive, KY 2862 (Everett Hall Road) and Brooks Industrial Road. Left turn lane closures at these intersections are possible in the evenings from 7:00 p.m. until 6:30 a.m. the following morning.
Milling and resurfacing of KY 55 is scheduled after the Labor Day holiday weekend. This work will be performed in the evening and overnight hours. Asphalt paving and roadway striping is currently scheduled to be completed in mid-September.
As part of this project, KY 395 will be resurfaced from US 60 to 0.6 miles south of this intersection towards Interstate 64. This work will take place on weekdays and is scheduled for the week of August 26.
Louisville Paving was awarded the contract for this project in the amount of $405,166.
The actual starting date and duration of this work may be adjusted if inclement 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. You can also get traffic information for the District 5 counties at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict5.