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NOTICE: Cedar Hill Playground Temporarily Closed

Aug 23, 2019 - The City of Oak Ridge Recreation and Parks Department has temporarily closed Cedar Hill Playground due to a tree hazard. The playground will remain closed until crews are able to fully address the situation.
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Notification of On-Street Parking Closure: Virginia Road

Aug 23, 2019 - The City of Oak Ridge Public Works Department has announced that on-street parking areas along the 100-300 blocks of Virginia Road will be closed on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, to allow crews to conduct tree trimming.
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Mayor Responds to Residency Requirement for Senior School Administrators

Aug 23, 2019 - In a letter addressed to Board of Education Chairman Keys Fillauer dated August 22, 2019, Oak Ridge Mayor Warren Gooch responded to the possible elimination of a residency requirement for senior administrators in Oak Ridge Schools.
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City’s Youth Advisory Board Kicks Off Another Year

Aug 22, 2019 - On August 14, the newly appointed members of the Youth Advisory Board attended their first meeting of the 2019-2020 term of office. The YAB serves as a liaison between City Council and the youth of the community.
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Waste Connections Suspends Glass Recycling

Aug 20, 2019 - The Oak Ridge Public Works Department has received notice from Waste Connections of Tennessee that glass will no longer be accepted for recycling at the Convenience Center in Oak Ridge. The last day glass will be accepted will be August 29.
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Blankenship Field Now Open for Public Use

Aug 20, 2019 - The Recreation and Parks Department and Oak Ridge Schools have announced that Blankenship field and walking track are open for public use. Public use is permitted from sunup to sundown, except when the field is reserved.
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City Requests Community Input for ADA Improvements

Aug 20, 2019 - The City of Oak Ridge is requesting feedback as part of the Public Works Department’s ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Transition Plan. The survey asks for information about experiences accessing City facilities, parks, or programs.
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