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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For TuesdayDepartment of Transportation to apply for and, if awarded, accept a Transporta
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Department of Transportation to apply for and, if awarded, accept a Transportation Alternatives Program Grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) to construct the Midtown Pathway, a shared use pathway along Brainerd Road... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Construction to start on Broadway Viaduct in 2017DOWNTOWN KNOXVILLE - Changes are coming to a major thoroughfare connecting down
Construction to start on Broadway Viaduct in 2017
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
DOWNTOWN KNOXVILLE - Changes are coming to a major thoroughfare connecting downtown to North Knoxville. The Tennessee Department of Transportation has plans to replace the Broadway Viaduct, which is the bridge that spans one of Knoxville's most... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Haslam touts Tenn. economic recovery in Anderson visitto take their SATs and seeing them off to their first day of college. When an
Haslam touts Tenn. economic recovery in Anderson visit
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
to take their SATs and seeing them off to their first day of college. When an audience member expressed concerns about the Tennessee Department of Transportation getting adequate funding for road improvements, Haslam conceded better technology has... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Jonesborough town leaders hope to make intersection more truck friendlyJonesborough, Tennessee town leaders are working with the Tennessee Department
Jonesborough town leaders hope to make intersection more truck friendly
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
Jonesborough, Tennessee town leaders are working with the Tennessee Department of Transportation to address their concerns about large truck traffic. They are working on a project that would fix the intersection of West Main Street and Persimmon... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Concrete Repair Scheduled On SR-153 South At Hamilton Place Mall ExitTennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will perform concrete rep
Concrete Repair Scheduled On SR-153 South At Hamilton Place Mall Exit
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 days ago
Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will perform concrete repair work on a section of SR-153 South at the Hamilton Place Mall exit in Chattanooga this week. This work will require the temporary closure of the area where the work... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Highway 153 ramp to Hamilton Place closing tonight for work10 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night so the contractor can cut up, remove and replace c
Highway 153 ramp to Hamilton Place closing tonight for work
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
10 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night so the contractor can cut up, remove and replace concrete, according to a release from the Tennessee Department of Transportation. Traffic needed to access Interstate 75 north will be routed around the work zone,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
With completion of Shelby Farms Park improvements, attention turns to $35.9 million road projectincluding right-of-way acquisition, utility relocation and design work, is esti
With completion of Shelby Farms Park improvements, attention turns to $35.9 million road project
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
including right-of-way acquisition, utility relocation and design work, is estimated $35.9 million, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation. The federal government would fund 80 percent of the work, with the city of Memphis... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
M.L. King ramp closes todayfrom M.L. King Boulevard to U.S. Highway 27 north will close for three months b
M.L. King ramp closes today
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
from M.L. King Boulevard to U.S. Highway 27 north will close for three months beginning this weekend, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation. The on-ramp from the eastbound lanes of M.L. King Boulevard to U.S. Highway 27 north... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Market Street Bridge To Undergo Quarterly Testing This SundayThe Tennessee Department of Transportation will conduct quarterly testing and m
Market Street Bridge To Undergo Quarterly Testing This Sunday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
The Tennessee Department of Transportation will conduct quarterly testing and maintenance on the Market Street Bridge in downtown Chattanooga this Sunday, during which time the bridge will be closed to through traffic. From 8 a.m. EDT to 2 p.m. EDT,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
M.L. King ramp closing for 3 monthsmonths. The northbound on-ramp from M.L. King Boulevard to U.S. Highway 27 nor
M.L. King ramp closing for 3 months
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
months. The northbound on-ramp from M.L. King Boulevard to U.S. Highway 27 north will close Saturday for three months, the Tennessee Department of Transportation says. In a news release, spokeswoman Jennifer Flynn said closing the ramp completely... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TDOT: HELP trucks ready for Battle at BristolNASCAR Sprint Cup race. With a crowd expected to reach at least 150,000 people
TDOT: HELP trucks ready for Battle at Bristol
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
NASCAR Sprint Cup race. With a crowd expected to reach at least 150,000 people, transportation officials with the Tennessee Department of Transportation are using four HELP trucks to patrol Interstate 26 and Interstate 81 from noon... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TDOT HELP Trucks Heading To “Battle At Bristol” This WeekendThe Tennessee Department of Transportation will send “HELP” to the Tri-Cities t
TDOT HELP Trucks Heading To “Battle At Bristol” This Weekend
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
The Tennessee Department of Transportation will send “HELP” to the Tri-Cities this weekend in an effort to assist with heavy traffic expected on Tennessee roadways as a result of the “Battle at Bristol” college football game at Bristol Motors... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Thousands flock to new Shelby Farms Park Sunday, give it two thumbs upspent on the park in the last six years came from private sources. The only exc
Thousands flock to new Shelby Farms Park Sunday, give it two thumbs up
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 20 days ago
spent on the park in the last six years came from private sources. The only exceptions were a $1.6 million grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation, $5 million in additional state money, $3 million from the county and $150,000 from... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Haslam To Call Special Session To Prevent Loss of $60 Million in Federal Highway Fundsand clarify state law in this matter.” Last month the National Highway Traffic
Haslam To Call Special Session To Prevent Loss of $60 Million in Federal Highway Funds
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
and clarify state law in this matter.” Last month the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) notified the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) that 2016 Tennessee Public Chapter No. 1030, which passed overwhelmingly during... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TDOT Halts Lane Closures For Labor Day WeekendThe Tennessee Department of Transportation will halt all lane closure activity
TDOT Halts Lane Closures For Labor Day Weekend
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
The Tennessee Department of Transportation will halt all lane closure activity on interstates and state highways for the Labor Day holiday travel period. Construction crews will stop all lane closure activity beginning at noon on Friday, Sept. 2... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee seeks to avert $60 million loss of federal road fund over new DUI lawsent a letter to federal transportation officials urging them to work things ou
Tennessee seeks to avert $60 million loss of federal road fund over new DUI law
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
sent a letter to federal transportation officials urging them to work things out. B.J. Doughty, spokeswoman for the Tennessee Department of Transportation, said Monday that "nothing has developed since the letter. We may hear something this... Read more

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