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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 Kennedys Mill Bridge
The bridge that carries KY 152 over Herrington Lake at the
Garrard/Mercer County line near Burgin
 
LEXINGTON, Ky. (August 15, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, reminds motorists that a temporary bridge closure is scheduled for the Kennedys Mill Bridge.  The closure is necessary for routine bridge inspection work to be completed.
 
Work schedule:
 
  • Monday, August 19 through Friday, August 23 – the bridge will be closed from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day
 
Appropriate signage is in place to alert the traveling public.
 
Suggested alternate routes:
 
  • west side to east side of bridge:  motorists can take KY 152 west to KY 33 north to US 68 east to KY 29 north to US 27 south to KY 152 west
 
  • east side to west side of bridge:  motorists can take KY 152 east to US 27 north to KY 29 south to US 68 west to KY 33 south to KY 152 east
 
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 motorists 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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Garrard & Mercer Counties
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