Deck restoration and waterproofing work is underway on the bridge on KY 7N in Letcher County at Wood Tipple Road, about a mile from Isom.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet awarded a low-bid contract for the in the amount of $172,685.01 to Intech Contracting of Lexington. The job will be supervised by inspectors from Highway District 12, said Chuck Childers, Section Engineer for Letcher and Knott counties.
Traffic will be reduced to one lane, controlled by temporary traffic signals. Motorists should slow down and be alert for workers and the moving of equipment and materials in the work zone.