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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 closures scheduled for New Circle Road Bridge in Fayette County
New Circle Road Bridge located over Richmond Road
Bridge Deck Restoration project to continue
LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 7, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, announces that temporary lane closures are scheduled for the New Circle Road Bridge over Richmond Road in Lexington.  The closures are necessary for bridge deck restoration work to continue.
Work schedule and location:
  • Monday, October 7 - 8:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. (midnight) – one lane in both directions will be closed on the New Circle Road Bridge located over Richmond Road.  The bridge is located at mile point 14.889.
One lane in each direction will remain open during the hours of work.
Appropriate signage and traffic control devices will be in place to alert motorists.
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 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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