KY Transportation Dist 10 NEWS

Little Leatherwood Creek Road in Perry County to be closed for bridge replacement project

Traffic to be detoured via Walker Mountain Road from Aug. 24 until Nov. 2

JACKSON, Ky.  – A bridge replacement project on Little Leatherwood Creek Road in Perry County will result in the road’s closure starting Monday, Aug. 24.

The bridge crossing Little Leatherwood Creek between Straight Fork Road (the end of state maintenance for KY 3348) and Lower Twin Hollow Road will be closed for up to 60 days. The new span is scheduled to be open by Nov. 2. The project is part of the Bridging Kentucky program.

During construction, traffic will be detoured via Walker Mountain Road, which runs parallel to Little Leatherwood Creek Road. This detour will be signed.

Bridging Kentucky is a program to improve the safety and soundness of the Commonwealth’s bridges by rehabilitating, repairing, or replacing critical bridges throughout the state. More information on Bridging Kentucky is available at

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