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Les Dixon
Information Officer
District 11 - Name
606-598-2145 – Office

Paving and railroad track repair Operations Set to Begin on U.S. 25E in Knox County on Tuesday, August 10

MANCHESTER, Ky. (August 4, 2020) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that paving and railroad track repair operations on U.S. 25E (mile point 11.858) in Knox County will begin Tuesday, August 10 at 8 a.m., and is expected to end Wednesday, August 11 at 6 p.m.

Southbound traffic will be diverted onto the northbound lane on Tuesday, August 10 while northbound traffic will be diverted onto the southbound lane on Wednesday, August 11.

KYTC District 11 crews will perform the paving operations while CSX will perform the railroad track repair operations.

KYTC asks motorists to be aware of the work zone, expect delays, and to utilize safe driving habits when traveling through the area.

The date, time, and duration of work may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Motorists can access travel and traffic conditions at or contribute their reports at or via the Waze mobile application. You can also get traffic information for District 11 counties at or by following us on Twitter at

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