February 26, 2014

Hurst Construction LLC working under contract for the
City of Oak Ridge, Public Works Department, doing rehabilitation work on the gravity sewer will require three road closures February 27 and March 12 to allow for the repair or replacement of sanitary sewer collection lines.  Inclement weather may change the dates of the road closures.

Closure scheduled for Thursday February 27 and Friday February 28 will be California Avenue between Delaware Avenue and West Arrowwood Road will be closed during the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  Local traffic will be able to access residences and businesses.  Through traffic is advised to use Oak Ridge Turnpike as an alternative.

Closure scheduled for Monday March 3 through Wednesday March 5 will be Tyson Road will be closed between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  Local traffic will be able to access residences and businesses.  Through traffic is advised to use either Oak Ridge Turnpike or East Tennessee Avenue as an alternative.

Closure scheduled for Monday March 10 through Wednesday March 12 will be Florida Avenue north of East Tennessee Avenue will be closed between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  Local traffic will be able to access residences and businesses.  Through traffic is advised to use Georgia Avenue as an alternative.

Questions pertaining to the road closures may be directed to the Public Works Department (865) 425-1875.

Media contact: Candice Brogan at (865) 425-3546 or cbrogan@oakridgetn.gov