New signs were posted this morning.
This drop in the posted speed limit implemented at the request of the City of Eddyville impacts motorists traveling along a section of US 62/US 641 between the KY 93/Fairview Drive intersection and the Lyon County School Bus Garage at the Jenkins Road intersection.
From The Lyon County School Bus Garage at milepoint 9.554 near Jenkins Road extending westward to the Commerce Street traffic signal at milepoint 9.163 the speed limit is being dropped from 55 miles per hour to 45 miles per hour. From the Commerce Street traffic signal at milepoint 9.163 extending westward to the KY 93/Fairview Drive traffic signal at milepoint 8.919 the speed limit is being dropped from 45 miles per hour to 35 miles per hour. This speed limit reduction is for both eastbound and westbound traffic on US 62.
Motorists should be aware of this speed limit reduction along US 62/US 641 in Eddyville and adapt driving habits accordingly.
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