KUB Lane Closures on Clinch, Deane Hill, Walnut, W. Hill

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Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
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400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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KUB Lane Closures on Clinch, Deane Hill, Walnut, W. Hill

Posted: 10/30/2015
(Fort Sanders Area) Clinch Avenue Lane Closure [November 2] – KUB crews will reduce a short section of Clinch  Avenue to one alternating lane of traffic between Twentieth Street and Twenty-First Street from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Monday, November 2, as work is performed on the natural gas distribution system in the area. The westbound lane will be closed, while the eastbound lane remains open and used to alternate traffic. Access to businesses and parking areas will be maintained. Tuesday, November 3, will be used as a rain date if necessary. 

(West Knoxville) Deane Hill Drive Lane Closure [November 2] – KUB crews will reduce a short section of Deane Hill Drive to one alternating lane of traffic between Prescott Way and Golf Club Road from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Monday, November 2 as work is performed on the water distribution system in the area. The eastbound lane will be closed, while the westbound lane will remain open and be used to alternate traffic. Tuesday, November 3, will be used as a rain date, if necessary. 

Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade Project – Walnut Street Lane Closure [November 2-20] – KUB and its contractor will close one lane of Walnut Street between W. Church Avenue and Cumberland Avenue from 6 a.m., Monday, November 2, until 6 p.m. Friday, November 20, as work continues on the Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade project. One lane of northbound traffic will be maintained during this time frame. KUB and its contractor will make every effort to reopen at least one lane of traffic in construction zones on weekends and holidays, construction conditions and safety permitting.   

Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade Project – W. Hill Avenue Lane Closure [November 2-6] – KUB and its contractor will close the eastbound lane of W. Hill Avenue between S. Gay Street and State Street from 6 a.m., Monday, November 2, until 6 p.m. Friday, November 6, as work continues on the Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade project. Access will be maintained to the Dwight Kessel Parking Garage via S. Gay Street to Union Avenue to S. Central Street. Traffic exiting the BB&T Parking Garage will be directed west toward S. Gay Street. Please see attached map for more detailed traffic information. KUB and its contractor will make every effort to reopen at least one lane of traffic in construction zones on weekends and holidays, construction conditions and safety permitting.   

Some listed closures may extend beyond the scheduled times depending on the conditions encountered during excavation and construction. Appropriate traffic control measures will be in place at each location to assist motorists traveling in these areas. Due to the ongoing presence of workers and equipment, motorists are advised to proceed with caution and expect temporary delays in these areas.

More information on this and other KUB construction projects can be found at www.kub.org.