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The Chattanoogan
Weekly Road Construction ReportHere is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: The Tennessee
Weekly Road Construction Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 hours ago
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes beginning at midnight on Thursday through 6 a.m. on... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
M.L. King exit ramp and U.S. 27 lane reopen after repairsU.S. 27 North onto Martin Luther King Boulevard has been repaired today and reo
M.L. King exit ramp and U.S. 27 lane reopen after repairs
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
U.S. 27 North onto Martin Luther King Boulevard has been repaired today and reopened, according to a press release from the Tennessee Department of Transportation. Construction workers had discovered a potentially weak spot on the interstate and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Senator Yager and Rep. Travis Announce $348,477 In Rhea County TDOT GrantsRep. Ron Travis (R-Dayton) announced on Thursday that the city of Dayton in Rhe
Senator Yager and Rep. Travis Announce $348,477 In Rhea County TDOT Grants
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 hours ago
Rep. Ron Travis (R-Dayton) announced on Thursday that the city of Dayton in Rhea County will receive a $348,477 grant from Tennessee Department of Transportation. The Transportation Alternatives Grant will fund Phase 2 of a greenway system from... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
New Tennessee laws going into effect Friday include wine in groceries, guns on campuslane: This new law bans slower vehicles from traveling in the left lane of thre
New Tennessee laws going into effect Friday include wine in groceries, guns on campus
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 hours ago
lane: This new law bans slower vehicles from traveling in the left lane of three-lane highways. The measure authorizes the Tennessee Department of Transportation to remind drivers of the law on overhead electronic billboards, and violators can be... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Martin Luther King Boulevard exit to be closed tomorrowJune 30, after construction workers found a potentially weak spot on the inters
Martin Luther King Boulevard exit to be closed tomorrow
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
June 30, after construction workers found a potentially weak spot on the interstate, according to a press release from the Tennessee Department of Transportation. The outside lane of U.S. 27 North will also be closed until a contractor can make... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Wine in groceries, guns on campus among new Tennessee laws taking effect FridayLANE: This new law bans slower vehicles from traveling in the left lane of thre
Wine in groceries, guns on campus among new Tennessee laws taking effect Friday
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
LANE: This new law bans slower vehicles from traveling in the left lane of three-lane highways. The measure authorizes the Tennessee Department of Transportation to remind drivers of the law on overhead electronic billboards, and violators can be... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Crash slows traffic on I-75 northbound near East Brainerd Roadof I-75 crash A crash on Interstate 75 has snarled northbound traffic just sou
Crash slows traffic on I-75 northbound near East Brainerd Road
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
of I-75 crash A crash on Interstate 75 has snarled northbound traffic just south of East Brainerd Road, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation. The crash was initially reported to have caused injuries, but emergency personnel... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TDOT Says July 4th Travelers In Tennessee Won’t Be Delayed By Construction The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-rela
TDOT Says July 4th Travelers In Tennessee Won’t Be Delayed By Construction
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes beginning at midnight on Thursday through 6... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Alton Park greenway connector divides Chattanooga City Councilschool, he said. The council voted 6-3 in favor of authorizing the Chattanooga
Alton Park greenway connector divides Chattanooga City Council
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
school, he said. The council voted 6-3 in favor of authorizing the Chattanooga Department of Transportation to apply for a Tennessee Department of Transportation Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement grant that would cover all but... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Grohn questions whether city should spend money on $2.2 million Alton Park greenwayAvenue. This evening, the council votes whether to authorize the Chattanooga D
Grohn questions whether city should spend money on $2.2 million Alton Park greenway
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Avenue. This evening, the council votes whether to authorize the Chattanooga Department of Transportation to apply for a Tennessee Department of Transportation Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality [CMAQ] Improvement grant that would cover all... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
33rd Rail-to-Trail To Cost City $440,000would authorize administration to apply for the CMAQ Grant (Congestion Mitigati
33rd Rail-to-Trail To Cost City $440,000
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
would authorize administration to apply for the CMAQ Grant (Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement) from the Tennessee Department of Transportation. Mr. Kuyrkendall said the grant would allow for the design and construction of the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Red Cross pulls 'racist' swimming poster, apologizesin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Red Cross pulls 'racist' swimming poster, apologizes
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Aerosmith drummer's new Massachusetts coffee shop to openin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Aerosmith drummer's new Massachusetts coffee shop to open
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga City Council eyes Alton Park greenwaytransportation department will be authorized to pursue a Congestion Mitigation
Chattanooga City Council eyes Alton Park greenway
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
transportation department will be authorized to pursue a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation for design and construction of the project. The total cost of the project is $2.2... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Abortion ruling could have ramifications in Tennesseein fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Abortion ruling could have ramifications in Tennessee
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Truck hauling molten aluminum overturns in Mt. Pleasantin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Truck hauling molten aluminum overturns in Mt. Pleasant
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Judge approves settlement in 'Happy Birthday' copyright casein fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Judge approves settlement in 'Happy Birthday' copyright case
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Four varieties of Nature Valley granola bars recalled due to Listeria concernsin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Four varieties of Nature Valley granola bars recalled due to Listeria concerns
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
2016 St. Jude Dream Home winner announcedin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
2016 St. Jude Dream Home winner announced
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Hometown united in support of Pat Summittin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Hometown united in support of Pat Summitt
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Victim's family praises police after suspect charged with murderin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Victim's family praises police after suspect charged with murder
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Players support girl in need of heart surgeryin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Players support girl in need of heart surgery
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Surviving TDOT workers sue truck driver involved in fatal crashThree Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million
Surviving TDOT workers sue truck driver involved in fatal crash
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he drove for. The suit involves a crash in Hickman County that took the life of their co-worker, David Younger, on April... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Lawmakers announce new bills aimed at keeping officers safein fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Lawmakers announce new bills aimed at keeping officers safe
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Columbia company provides effects for movies, concerts, ridesin fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the f
Columbia company provides effects for movies, concerts, rides
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
in fatal crash I-40 was closed for several hours in Hickman County after the fatal crash on April 28. (WSMV) Three Tennessee Department of Transportation workers have filed an $18 million lawsuit against a truck driver and the company he... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lawsuits name new allegations in 2015 Ooltewah crash on Interstate 75was supposed to be confined to the period from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. at the site. Th
Lawsuits name new allegations in 2015 Ooltewah crash on Interstate 75
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
was supposed to be confined to the period from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. at the site. The crash occurred earlier in the evening. Tennessee Department of Transportation officials said inspectors investigated the crash site in the days after the crash and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For TuesdayHere is the upcoming City Council agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order. II. P
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
Here is the upcoming City Council agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilman Hakeem). III. Minute Approval. IV. Special Presentation. V. Ordinances – Final Reading: FINANCE a. An ordinance hereinafter... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chicago police advised to be on lookout for Sinead O'Connoralong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Chicago police advised to be on lookout for Sinead O'Connor
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Authorities: Father put child in fridge after hours in hot caralong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Authorities: Father put child in fridge after hours in hot car
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Gas station Airbnb ordered to shut downalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Gas station Airbnb ordered to shut down
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
$6M donated for 100K children in US to see "Hamilton"along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
$6M donated for 100K children in US to see "Hamilton"
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Retired First Sgt. says curse-filled resignation letters stems from ‘toxic leadership’along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Retired First Sgt. says curse-filled resignation letters stems from ‘toxic leadership’
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Paris sun scorches Kate Moss and David Beckham at Vuittonalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Paris sun scorches Kate Moss and David Beckham at Vuitton
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nashville Pride Festival shines light on LGBT communityalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Nashville Pride Festival shines light on LGBT community
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
UT Trustees approve lowest tuition increases in 30 yearsalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
UT Trustees approve lowest tuition increases in 30 years
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Agent: LeBron James to skip Rio Olympicsalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Agent: LeBron James to skip Rio Olympics
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Midstate beekeepers work to rebuild honeybee populationalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Midstate beekeepers work to rebuild honeybee population
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man with Asperger's, Tourette syndromes fights DUI chargealong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Man with Asperger's, Tourette syndromes fights DUI charge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nashville changes restroom rules for businessesalong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
Nashville changes restroom rules for businesses
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
TDOT remembers worker killed along I-40along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
TDOT remembers worker killed along I-40
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
CNN hires fired Trump campaign manageralong I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided b
CNN hires fired Trump campaign manager
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
along I-40 David Younger, 65, was killed in a crash on I-40. (Photo provided by TDOT) It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was killed on the job. It’s been nearly two months since a Tennessee... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
MATA President Won't Give Start Date for Trolley Systemhave but need to get," Garrison said. "Then it goes to FTA, their consultants,
MATA President Won't Give Start Date for Trolley System
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 7 days ago
have but need to get," Garrison said. "Then it goes to FTA, their consultants, and their engineers. Then it goes to the Tennessee Department of Transportation, their consultants, and their engineers. Then it has to go through FTA Safety in... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
TDOT to begin work on Alcoa Highway improvement projectKNOX COUNTY - Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) crews plan to break
TDOT to begin work on Alcoa Highway improvement project
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 days ago
KNOX COUNTY - Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) crews plan to break ground on a long-planned improvement project along Alcoa Highway Friday. TDOT released its plans for the work in May. The project will widen Alcoa Highway from south of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
State applies for funds to widen Lamar AvenueMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Department of Transportation or TDOT announced
State applies for funds to widen Lamar Avenue
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 9 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Department of Transportation or TDOT announced Tuesday that it has applied for a $180 million federal grant to widen a five-mile stretch of Lamar Avenue from Getwell Road to the Mississippi state line. This stretch of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
State applying for $180 million for Lamar Avenue improvementseffort to widen and improve the heavily congested freight route along Lamar Ave
State applying for $180 million for Lamar Avenue improvements
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
effort to widen and improve the heavily congested freight route along Lamar Avenue. The grant application from the Tennessee Department of Transportation asks for 22.5 percent of the $800 million being made available through a new federal... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TDOT Seeks $180 Million Grant To Move Lamar Avenue Projects ForwardTennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer joined state a
TDOT Seeks $180 Million Grant To Move Lamar Avenue Projects Forward
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer joined state and local officials in Memphis today to announce TDOT’s application for $180 million in federal grant funds to help move the Lamar Avenue (US 78/SR 4) widening projects... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
$2.2 Million Greenway Along Old Rail Line To Connect Alton Park With The Riverwalkthe project will be $440,000. The city is applying for a Congestion Mitigation
$2.2 Million Greenway Along Old Rail Line To Connect Alton Park With The Riverwalk
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
the project will be $440,000. The city is applying for a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation for design and construction funds. The old rail line was built off the Nashville,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Clinton Highway safety upgrades plannedhas been the scene of many fatal wrecks. One bend in the highway is so well-kno
Clinton Highway safety upgrades planned
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
has been the scene of many fatal wrecks. One bend in the highway is so well-known it's named: Beck's Curve. According to Tennessee Department of Transportation figures, there were 10 fatal crashes and 11 incapacitating injury wrecks out of a... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Legislators challenge refugee resettlement on public health groundsstate's legal shoes for a lawsuit. Harlow Summerford, spokesman for Slatery, s
Legislators challenge refugee resettlement on public health grounds
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
state's legal shoes for a lawsuit. Harlow Summerford, spokesman for Slatery, says private law firms often represent the Tennessee Department of Transportation without charge in lawsuits involving road construction, typically after a traffic... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Interchange work creates Lakeland headaches, but with a payoffthe functionality of the entire interchange more efficient," said Brandon Akins
Interchange work creates Lakeland headaches, but with a payoff
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
the functionality of the entire interchange more efficient," said Brandon Akins, an operations district engineer for the Tennessee Department of Transportation. In the meantime, work is taking its toll in the form of congestion and lower sales... Read more
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