6:24 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Tennessee Officials Take Steps to Curb Traffic Deaths

Tennessee transportation officials are using message boards across the state to try to curb the number of traffic fatalities.

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6:27 am
Fri December 28, 2012

TDOT Awarded Federal Grant

A $10 million federal grant is allowing the Tennessee Department of Transportation to assist a number of transit agencies across the state. The "State of Good Repair Grant" will be used to replace transit vehicles that have exceeded their use based on years in service or mileage.

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Roads & Highways
8:17 am
Wed December 19, 2012

TDOT Stops Highway Construction for Holidays

Tennessee’s Department of Transportation is stopping all lane closures on interstates and state highways in expectation of heavy holiday traffic. Almost all construction activity will halt Dec. 22 and resume Jan. 2. Only a few long-term closures will remain between Christmas and New Year’s Day for safety purposes.

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7:29 am
Mon November 19, 2012

TDOT Halts Lane Closures for Holidays

The Tennessee Department of Transportation is halting all lane closures during the Thanksgiving holiday. Officials say all construction-related lane closures will stop Wednesday at noon and will resume next Monday at 6 a.m. TDOT Commissioner John Schroer says more law enforcement will be on the roads. 

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