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Contact:  Natasha F. Lacy
Public Information Officer
District 7 - Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
(859) 246-2355
(859) 246-2689 ext. 265

Closures scheduled for KY 4 (New Circle Road)/Versailles Road Interchange in Fayette County
Geotechnical drilling and survey work to be performed
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 19, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, announces that temporary closures are scheduled for the KY 4 (New Circle Road)/Versailles Road Interchange in Lexington.  The closures are necessary for geotechnical drilling and survey work to be completed.
Work schedule:
(weekday work only/no weekend work)
  • Monday, September 23
Ramp D (the inner loop ramp) from New Circle Road to downtown Lexington will close at 9:00 a.m. and reopen prior to 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, September 23 through Monday, September 30
Weekday work hours will be 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Closures for shoulders may occur at varied stages during the scheduled hours and days of work.
Appropriate signage will be in place to guide and direct the traveling public.
All scheduled work is subject to change depending on the weather, emergencies and 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 work area.
For up-to-date traffic and travel information dial 511 or visit www.511.ky.gov for the latest statewide traffic updates.
Fayette County
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