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Contact:  Natasha F. Lacy
Public Information Officer
District 7 - Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
(859) 246-2355
(859) 246-2689 ext. 265
Lane Closure Scheduled for US 60/Versailles Road
Part of the US 60/Versailles Road Rehabilitation Project in
Fayette and Woodford Counties
LEXINGTON, Ky. (February 25, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, announces that a lane closure is scheduled for US 60/Versailles Road.
Work will be performed:
  • Monday, February 25 - 8:00 p.m. through 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 26
The location of the work from Monday to Tuesday will be between Old Clubhouse Lane (Gate 2 – Keeneland) and the Bluegrass Parkway.    
The eastbound right (slow) lane will be closed during the hours of work.
One lane will remain open during the hours of work.
  • Tuesday, February 26 (morning) – the road will reopen with shifted traffic lanes
Motorists will need to watch for the new configuration when traveling on the roadway.
Truck Traffic – trucks are required to travel in the left lane through the construction limits.
A reduced speed limit with double fines will be in place for violations that occur within the work zone.
  • Alternate routes – motorists can utilize Interstate 64 and US 421 (Leestown Road)
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 through 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 & Woodford Counties​
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