TDOT holding public meetings ahead of I-40, I-81 congestion study


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Tennessee Department of Transportation will host a series of public meetings to discuss their study of issues in the I-40, I-81 multimodal corridor.

The study will investigate a range of multimodal solutions along the interstate corridors of 40 and 81. This 18-month study will emphasize congestion management, improving safety, maximizing the potential for freight diversion and enhancing each corridor’s economic benefits.

Thursday’s meeting is set to start at 5:30 p.m. at the Cedar Bluff Library along Cross Park Drive.

Public meetings will be held throughout the duration of the study.

These meetings provide the public with a chance to provide input on the transportation needs and areas of concern in each corridor.

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