PRI of East
Tennessee, Inc., working under contract for the City of Oak Ridge, has begun citywide
pavement patching and repairs. The work is estimated to continue over the next three
The repairs are
part of an effort to assist Public Works Department street crews with a backlog
of approximately 140 open work orders for pavement repairs associated with
water main breaks. Over half of the repairs needed are the result of the more
than 80 water main breaks from January 2018.
pedestrians and cyclists are urged to use extreme care and caution when
traveling in and around the affected sections of roadway. We apologize for any
inconvenience the road and lane closures may cause and appreciate patience and
cooperation during this time.
that all work is subject to change based on such unknowns as weather,
equipment, and access issues.
be directed to the Public Works Department via email at PubWorksDis@OakRidgeTN.gov
or by calling (865) 425-1875.