Sergeant Michael B. Webb
Kentucky State Police
Public Affairs Branch
Office (502) 782-1780
National Work Zone Memorial Coming to Frankfort
(FRANKFORT, KY) - A memorial to those who lose their lives in roadway work zones will visit Frankfort from Tuesday, March 9th through Thursday, March 11th. The memorial - which includes the names of workers, law enforcement personnel, emergency personnel, motorists and their passengers - is a traveling exhibit called "Respect and Remembrance: Reflections of Life on the Road". Kentucky residents are included on the memorial wall.
The memorial will be displayed in the lobby of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, 200 Mero Street in Frankfort from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Tuesday, March 9th through Thursday, March 11th. In addition, a press conference will be held on Tuesday, March 9th at 11:00 AM in the lobby to introduce the memorial and reinforce the work zone safety message to the people of Kentucky. We invite you to attend the press conference and/or visit the memorial during the above mentioned dates and times.
This work zone memorial is organized by the
American Traffic Safety Services
Foundation (ATSSF), a national group that seeks to build education and
awareness concerning the roadway safety construction industry.