Weekend Roadwork & Closures – Weekend of Oct. 30th-Nov. 2nd.
Beginning on Friday, October 30, 2020 at 7 p.m. EDT, contract crews working on the U.S. 27 reconstruction project in downtown Chattanooga will close the U.S. 27 southbound on and off ramps at Martin Luther King Blvd. These closures will be in place until Monday, November 2, 2020 at 6 a.m. EST to allow the contractor to complete work on MLK Blvd. near U.S. 27 South.
Motorists should exercise caution when traveling through the construction zone and pay close attention to the posted detours and signage.
Motorists traveling along State Route 153 (“Highway 153”) across Chickamauga Dam should exercise caution during the overnight hours of Sunday, Nov. 1, while Tennessee Valley Authority work crews conduct routine maintenance of the Thrasher Bridge.
Bridge maintenance is necessary to ensure these pieces of vital transportation infrastructure continue to perform safely.
To help minimize traffic disruptions, work will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, and extend to 6 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2. Travel will be restricted to a single lane when workers are present. Chattanooga Police will be on hand to assist with traffic.
City of Chattanooga Weekend Closures:
Broad Street will be closed 8:00 AM Saturday through 10:00 PM Sunday between W Aquarium Way and W. 3rd St. as an outdoor expansion for restaurants. CDOT is working to help businesses comply with social distancing requirements by providing extra room in our public space.
On Sundays through November 8th, from 8 AM until 8 PM, Riverfront Parkway will be closed between E Aquarium Way and Power Alley. This closure encourages the use of our public right-of-way while providing space for social distancing.
Reggie White Boulevard
Reggie White Boulevard will be closed Friday, October 30th from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM at the request of Finley Stadium.
Reggie White Boulevard will be closed Sundays from 6:00 AM until 6:00 PM for the Chattanooga Essentials Market to enhance social distancing measures. CDOT is working to help businesses comply with social distancing requirements by providing extra room in our public space.
The 500 block of Oak Street will be closed beginning Sunday, November 1, 2020, through Sunday, February 28, 2020, for ongoing construction. Detours will be posted.