Periodic lane closures to be in effect on southbound I-75 in Whitley County beginning today

Brush removal operations expected to conclude in November

 MANCHESTER, Ky.  (August 27, 2015) — Periodic lane closures are set for southbound I-75 in Whitley County (mile points 15 – 0) beginning today and is expected to conclude Monday, Nov. 2. The lane closures are necessary to allow contractors to perform brush removal operations.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet asks motorists to be aware of the work zone, expected 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. Dial 511 or navigate, and Waze, for the latest in traffic and travel information in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. You can also get traffic information for District 11 counties at