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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 in effect for US 68 (Chinns Curve)
in Mercer County
Survey work performed by GRW Aerial Surveys, Inc.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 8, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Department of Highways, announces that a temporary lane closure is in effect for US 68 (Chinns Curve) in Mercer County. The closure is necessary for survey work to be completed.
Dates and times for the survey work:
·         Friday, March 8 – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
·         Saturday, March 9 – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Work may continue on Sunday, March 10, during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. if deemed necessary.
The location for the single lane closure on US 68 (Chinns Curve) is between mile point 18.0 and mile point 19.0.
Appropriate signage and flaggers are in place to guide and direct the traveling public.
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.

Mercer County
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