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Public meeting Tuesday for Parkway Expansion to Floyd County

From Mountain Parkway Expansion

SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (Feb. 6, 2023) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will conduct a Public Information Meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21, in Salyersville regarding the Magoffin-Floyd section of the Mountain Parkway Expansion.

The public meeting will run from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Magoffin County High School, 1100 Mountain Parkway in Salyersville. It will be an open-house format with the latest maps and exhibits. Project engineers and representatives will be on hand to answer questions.

During the Feb. 21 meeting, the Mountain Parkway Expansion team will provide information about the preliminary alignment of the preferred cross-country segment that would extend the parkway from Salyersville to Prestonsburg. Snow date will be Tuesday, Feb. 28.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if anyone has a disability and will require assistance, please notify Aric Skaggs of the necessary requirements no later than Feb. 14. This request does not have to be in writing. Please call (606) 666-8841 or mail request to Aric Skaggs, KYTC District 10 office, P.O. Box 621, Jackson, Ky. 41339, or email

About the Mountain Parkway Expansion
The Mountain Parkway Expansion is a 46-mile transportation improvement project that will create a wider, safer connection between Eastern Kentucky and the rest of the Commonwealth. It is a key transportation project designed to close the only gap in a 400-mile, four-lane, high-speed corridor for commerce and mobility across Kentucky from Pikeville to Paducah. The project will widen 32 miles of the existing parkway to four lanes and extend the parkway by about 13 miles between Salyersville and Prestonsburg. For additional information, go to Project updates may also be found on Facebook ( and Twitter (@MtnParkway).

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