DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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ky trans_300OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/8/13) - A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans asphalt paving along Ky. Hwy. 54 in Daviess County starting Wednesday, Oct. 9.

Paving along Ky. 54/Leitchfield Road will take place from Jack Hinton Road at mile point 8.003 extending eastward to near Durinda Street at mile point 15.810, a distance of just over seven miles. This is the section of Ky. 54 from just east of Philpot extending through Whitesville.

Motorists should be alert for one lane traffic with alternating flow controlled by flaggers. Appropriate caution is required.

Yager Materials is the prime contractor on this $1,344,959 highway improvement project. The work is expected to take about two to three weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Timely traffic advisories for the 11 counties of KYTC Highway District 2 are available by going to www.facebook.com/kytcdistrict2. You do not have to be a Facebook member to access this page.

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