Transportation Cabinet awards contracts for 12 projects in District 10


Staff Report



JACKSON — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded contracts totaling more than $11 million for 12 highway projects within the Department of Highways District 10.

Contracts awarded as part of the June letting are:

A $495,725.95 project to replace a bridge on KY 594 in Estill County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 1.

A $1,713,995.50 project for construction of Phase 3 of the Dawkins Trail in Breathitt County. Work is to be completed by March 31.

A $5,965,000 project to rehabilitate the tunnel on the Dawkins Trail in Breathitt and Magoffin counties. Work is to be completed by March 31.

A $256,449.82 project to resurface the Irvine Bypass (KY 499) in Estill County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 15.

A $583,481 project to resurface 2.65 miles of US 460 in Menifee County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 15.

A $318,381.50 project to resurface 2.32 miles of KY 705 in Morgan County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

A $207,506.06 project to resurface portions of KY 1094 and KY 2491 in Wolfe County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

A $308,547.48 project to resurface portions of KY 587 and KY 2016 in Lee County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

A $330,164.03 project to resurface portions of KY 1419 and KY 1812 in Breathitt County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

A $223,580.25 project to resurface portions of KY 1411 and KY 2024 in Owsley County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

A $516,441.46 project to resurface portions of KY 451, KY 1088, KY 1146, KY 1165 and KY 2022 in Perry County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

A $347,881.80 project to resurface two portions of KY 1081 in Magoffin County. Work is to be completed by Nov. 30.

The Department of Highways District 10 consists of 10 counties – Breathitt, Estill, Lee, Magoffin, Menifee, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Powell and Wolfe – in east-central and southeastern Kentucky. The district office is located in Jackson.

Construction activities are scheduled on a tentative basis and are subject to change depending on weather conditions. Motorists are asked to drive with caution in work zones and be aware of workers, traffic control devices and construction equipment when traveling in areas where projects are ongoing.

Significant traffic impacts resulting from construction and maintenance projects are posted on District 10’s website (http://transportation.ky.gov/District-10), the district’s Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict10) and also on the district’s Twitter feed (http://www.twitter.com/KYTCDistrict10). Drivers can check these sites prior to traveling to determine if there will be traffic delays for which they should be prepared.

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