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Contact:  Natasha F. Lacy
Public Information Officer
District 7 - Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
KYTC.District7Info@ky.gov
(859) 246-2355
(859) 246-2689 ext. 265
http://transportation.ky.gov/District-7

Closure scheduled for KY 1939 (Hume-Bedford Pike)
in Bourbon County
Cross drain replacement work to take place
 
LEXINGTON, Ky. (August 12, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, announces that a temporary closure is scheduled for KY 1939 (Hume-Bedford Pike) in Bourbon County.  The closure is necessary for cross drain replacement work to improve drainage along the roadway.
 
Work will be performed:
 
  • Wednesday, August 14 - 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 15 - 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.     
 
The location for the work along KY 1939 (Hume-Bedford Pike) will be between mile points 7.7 and 11.5.  Appropriate signage will be in place to alert the traveling public.
 
Suggested alternate routes:
 
  • Exiting Paris - on KY 1939 (Hume-Bedford Pike) take US 27 (the Paris By-Pass to Cynthiana Road), take a left turn onto KY 1876
 
  • Entering Paris - take KY 1876 to US 27 (Cynthiana Road to the Paris By-Pass)
 
All scheduled work is subject to change depending on weather, emergencies and other factors beyond the control of the Department of Highways.
 
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet asks the traveling public to be aware of the work zone and to utilize safe driving habits when traveling near the area.
 
For up-to-date traffic and travel information dial 511 or visit www.511.ky.gov for the latest statewide traffic updates.
 
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