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

Slide Repair Operations Start Friday, October 29 on a Portion of KY 1277 in Whitley County 

MANCHESTER, Ky. (October 28, 2021) The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that slide repair operations start Friday, October 29 on a portion of KY 1277 at mile points 0.000-1.907 in Whitley County. 

A completion date for the slide operations is tentatively set for Friday, November 5.

The roadway will be closed beginning Friday, October 29 with work hours set for 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

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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