The Public Works Department has postponed Tuskegee Drive Extension road closure due to weather. New dates for road closure will be announced at a later time. Thank you for your patience.

Questions or comments can be directed to the City of Oak Ridge, Public Works Department at (865) 425-1875. Visit for more information.

News media contact: Candice Brogan at (865) 425-3546 or


Previous Release: The Public Works Department will begin road repairs on the Tuskegee Drive extension beginning today, Thursday, January 23, 2014 through Friday, January 24, 2014.  The work will require sections of the road to be closed for the day starting at 8:00 a.m. and ending at 3:00 p.m.  Provisions will be made for residents to access their properties.  There will be no through traffic during the closures.  The street closure is subject to inclement weather that could cause a delay in the closure.