Forum Scheduled July 16th for I-275 Business Park Access Road Improvements Project

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Forum Scheduled July 16th for I-275 Business Park Access Road Improvements Project

Posted: 07/02/2014
July 2, 2014 - On July 16th at 5:30 p.m. City officials will present detail design plans for the I-275 Business Park Access Road Improvements Project. The forum will be held at All Occasions Catering, 922 N. Central St.

The City's professional engineering design consultant, CDM Smith, will discuss recommended road improvements to extend Blackstock Avenue from Fifth Avenue to Bernard Avenue. The project will also include improvements along Marion Street from Bernard Avenue to Baxter Avenue.

Minor intersection improvements are proposed for Fifth Avenue at Blackstock Avenue; for Blackstock Avenue at Bernard Avenue and Marion Street; and for Marion Street at Baxter Avenue.

Design plans will be on display and available for viewing. The purpose of this meeting will be to gather public input and comments on the proposal.

For directions to All Occasions Catering, 922 N. Central St., call 865-521-1300.

Anyone needing a disability accommodation in order to attend the meeting should contact City ADA Coordinator Stephanie Brewer Cook at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting at 865-215-2034, or email her at scook@cityofknoxville.org.

If anyone needs an English interpreter, contact Kim Scarborough, Redevelopment Department, at 865-215-2029 or at kscarborough@cityofknoxville.org at least five business days before the meeting.

After the forum, public comments may be made through Aug. 15. Contact Dawn Michelle Foster in the City's Redevelopment Department at 865-215-2607 or at dmfoster@cityofknoxville.org.