Oak Ridge Turnpike Lane Closure Notification

POSTED: July 20, 2018
UPDATED: JULY 26, 2018

Southern Contractors, Inc., working under contract to the City of Oak Ridge, will have the outside eastbound lane of Oak Ridge Turnpike from Lafayette Drive to East Division Road closed starting Monday, July 23, at 7 a.m.

This work is necessary in order to set new forms along the roadways as part of the Intersection Improvement Project. The project timeline has been extended and is now expected to continue through early next week (week of July 30).

Drivers, pedestrians and cyclists are urged to use extreme care and caution when traveling along this section of roadway. Please take alternate routes whenever possible.

We apologize for any inconvenience the closure may cause and appreciate your patience and understanding during this time. Please note that all construction work is subject to change based on such unknowns as weather, equipment, and access issues.

Questions can be directed to the Public Works Department by calling (865) 425-1875 or by emailing PubWorksDis@OakRidgeTN.gov.