Fleming, Bath roads to be closed for slide repairs

FLEMING, BATH COUNTIES, Ky. (WTVQ)  The Kentucky Department of Highways will restrict part of KY 111 at Grange City in Fleming County to one-lane traffic next week for embankment repairs.

On Monday, Oct. 11, crews will begin stabilizing an eroded embankment on KY 111 about a half mile north of the Grange City Covered Bridge (milepoint 3.3).

Temporary traffic signals will be used to restrict KY 111 to one lane through Friday, Oct. 15, or until work is complete. Motorists should use caution, and expect delays.

Road work schedules are subject to change depending on weather conditions. Motorists are asked to heed all warning signs, slow down in work zones and remain aware of workers and construction equipment when traveling.

Meanwhile, the Kentucky Department of Highways will close part of KY 1944 (White Oak Road) in Bath County during daytime work hours next week for slide repairs.

Beginning about 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 11, crews close KY 1944 near the 5 mile marker, which is about 1.5 miles west of the KY 111 (Wyoming Road) intersection. The road will close 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, Monday through Friday, Oct. 15, or until work is complete.

During construction, motorists may detour using KY 36 and KY 111 to reroute through Owingsville.

Road work schedules are subject to change depending on weather conditions. Motorists are asked to heed all warning signs, slow down in work zones and remain aware of workers and construction equipment when traveling.

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