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TDOT Receives 3 National Awards for Beautification Efforts

Litter Prevention, Scenic Roadways Programs Garner Recognition Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) has received three prestigious national awards for its statewide beautification efforts. These efforts include programs for preventing litter, clearing illegally dumped waste tires, and promoting scenic roadways. “TDOT is proud to deliver award-winning, standard-setting …

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No Road Construction Delays for Memorial Day Travelers

TDOT to suspend all lane closure activity for the holiday weekend NASHVILLE – Road Construction will not delay motorists as they travel Tennessee’s highways this Memorial Day weekend. The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) will suspend all construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes beginning at noon on Friday, …

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TDOT Commisioner vists Harriman last Friday

Harriman City Manager, Scott Mason, alongside State Senator Ken Yager and other city officials, convened at Harriman City Hall last Friday afternoon to host TDOT Commissioner Butch Eley. The purpose of the gathering was to discuss imminent paving plans for the city. Mason, emphasizing the necessity of refurbishing Roane Street …

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Traffic Alert for ‘The Dragon’

Asphalt paving. Paver machine and workers. New road construction. KNOXVILLE – Motorists traveling on US 129 “The Dragon” in Blount County should be aware of upcoming road construction activities that will have an impact on traffic. Beginning on Monday, April 22, crews will begin posting signage and mobilizing equipment for …

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Nearly Two Dozen People Killed in Work Zone Crashes

TDOT Reminds Motorists to Work with Us – Move Over, Slow Down During National Work Zone Awareness Week April 15-19 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is joining states across the nation to ask motorists to Work with Us – move over and slow down for highway …

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Grow Financial FCU ‘adopts’ county road

ANDERSONVILLE–The Anderson County Adopt-A-Road Program has officially marked its first adopted roadway for regular litter pickup. Crews from the Anderson County Highway Department earlier this year installed signage marking an approximately 2.5-mile stretch of Loyston Point Road, which has been adopted by Grow Financial Federal Credit Union. Grow Financial Federal …

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LAW ENFORCEMENT TO LAUNCH “OPERATION HANDS-FREE” APRIL 1

On Monday, April 1, 2024, the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) is partnering with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP), Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), local law enforcement, and other traffic safety partners for “Operation Hands-Free” to crack down on violators of Tennessee’s Hands-Free Law …

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