The Tennessee Department of Transportation has announced road projects this summer which may affect traffic.
TDOT plans to resurface State Route 56 from the bridge over Pine Creek to south of U.S. 70.
Lane shifts will be altered throughout the project to allow shoulder work to be performed. Weather permitting; the contractor could have temporary lane closures. In the event of a temporary lane closure, the contractor will use flaggers to maneuver motorists through the project .Estimated project completion date is July 2013.
TDOT also plans to install a flashing beacon on U.S. 70 at the intersection of State Route 83 near Kilgore's Restaurant.
The contractor may have short lane closures in order to install a flashing beacon at the intersection of SR-83. Estimated project completion date is July 2013.