Daytime Closures Planned along KY 1954/Husbands Rd Work Zone in McCracken Co. on Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, December 17, 18 & 19

A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans several daytime closures along the KY 1954/Husbands Road work zone in McCracken County starting Monday, December 17, 2018.

KY 1954/Husbands Road in McCracken County will be closed during daylight hours for 3 consecutive days at the following locations:

Monday, December 17th

KY 1954/Husbands Road at the Geibe Road intersection (Milepoint 1.567)

Tuesday, December 18th

KY 1954/Husbands Road at the KY 999/Krebbs Station Road intersection (Milepoint 2.142)

Wednesday, December 19th

KY 1954/Husbands Road approximately 1000 ft. North of the KY 999/Krebs Station Road intersection (Milepoint 2.35)

The roadway at these locations will close at approximately 8:00 a.m., CST, each day.  KY 1954/Husbands Road is expected to reopen at about 3:00 p.m., CST, each day.  This is along KY 1954/Husbands Road to the south of the Paducah Floodwall.

In addition to these planned daytime closures, this work zone continues to be active on a daily basis.  Motorists should be alert for lane restrictions with alternating flow controlled by flaggers on an almost a daily basis.

The contractor will attempt to provide timely notice of future temporary closures.

These planned daytime closures are part of an ongoing Highway Safety Improvement Project (HSIP) along KY 1954/Husbands Road running from KY 348/Hardmoney Road at milepoint 0.0 extending northward to milepoint 3.04 just north of the Clarkline Road intersection. It includes improving roadway alignment at the Clarkline Road intersection and the Paducah Floodwall crossing, as well as additional shoulder and cross drain improvements along the remainder of KY 1954/Husbands Road in the project area.

Jim Smith Contracting Company, LLC, is the prime contractor on this $1.68 million safety improvement project. The target completion date is January 15, 2019.

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