MANCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that a shoulder closure will take place on I-75 southbound (milepoint 0) in Whitley County on Saturday, October 7.
The shoulder closure is necessary to allow the Tennessee Department of Transportation to perform pavement core drilling to prepare for upcoming ramp reconstruction operations at the Tennessee Welcome Center.
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 http://goky.ky.gov or contribute their own reports at www.waze.com or via the Waze mobile application. You can also get traffic information for District 11 counties at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict11 or by following us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KYTCDistrict11.