LETCHER COUNTY – Monday, January 29, 2018 — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet rescheduled its public information meeting for proposed spot improvements to US 119 between Whitesburg and Jenkins in Letcher County. The meet was cancelled due to inclement weather. The new date is Tuesday, February 20, from 5:00 until 7:30 p.m. at the Pine Mountain Grill in Whitesburg. The project begins on US 119 near the intersection of US 119 and KY 15 in Whitesburg and ends near the intersection of US 119 and US 23 at Jenkins.
The purpose of the meeting is to present the alternates currently under design. Those attending will be encouraged to provide feedback regarding the design. Anyone having an interest in this project is urged to attend.
Transportation Cabinet representatives, including right-of-way officials, will be available to receive comments and respond to questions. The meeting will be conducted in an open format, meaning that the interested parties may attend at any point in the meeting’s duration.
Both written and oral statements will be accepted at the meeting.