TRAFFIC ALERT: A large section of Melton Lake Drive will be closed June 21 due to a cycling event.
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Library Director Honored for 47 Years of Service to Oak Ridge

Jun 20, 2018 - Friends, family and City staff filled the auditorium inside Oak Ridge Public Library on June 15 to celebrate Library Director Kathy McNeilly’s career. After more than 47 years of service, 19 of those years as Library Director, McNeilly is retiring.
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Oak Ridge Water Safety Day Scheduled for June 30

Jun 19, 2018 - The City's Recreation and Parks Department has announced its first-ever Water Safety Day. The event will be held from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. on June 30th at the outdoor pool. Open swim will begin immediately following the event.
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Planned Road Closure for National Championship Cycling Event

Jun 15, 2018 - The City and the Oak Ridge Police Department are issuing a notice for drivers regarding a planned closure of a large portion of Melton Lake Drive on Thursday, June 21, due to a cycling event.
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Turtle Park Sewer Rehabilitation Project Update #21

Jun 15, 2018 - Work will continue on several streets this coming week to rehabilitate sewer collection pipes in the Turtle Park Sewer Shed. Areas affected by phase two of the project include City easements in yards and in roadways.
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Public Invited to American Museum of Science and Energy Informational Night

Jun 13, 2018 - The Department of Energy, in conjunction with its partners, the AMSE Foundation and the City of Oak Ridge will host an “Informational Night” on Thursday, June 14, at the Oak Ridge High School.
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National Championship Cycling Event to Impact Oak Ridge Traffic on June 21

Jun 12, 2018 - On Thursday, June 21, a significant portion of Melton Lake Drive (MLD) will be shut down to through traffic in order to provide a closed-loop course for the USA Cycling Individual Time Trial National Championships.
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Oak Ridge July 4th Celebration and Fireworks

Jun 12, 2018 - The City of Oak Ridge is once again sponsoring a fireworks show to celebrate Independence Day. The display will be held in A.K. Bissell Park on July 4th and is scheduled to begin at dark, around 9:45 p.m.
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