Traffic Snarl

Use Alternate Route - Ft. Loudon Bridge Hwy 321 Repair

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By: Pat Hunter

TVA is working on the Ft. Loudon Bridge so look for an alternate route unless you like to sit in traffic and waste gas idling. Routine bridge maintenance will take place October 21-23.  Please see press release below.

 

PRESS RELEASE

TVA To Close One Lane of U.S. Highway 321 Across Fort Loudoun Dam

(October 21-23 Tues-Thurs)

October 17, 2008

LENOIR CITY, Tenn. Ė Traffic crossing Fort Loudoun Dam on U.S. Highway 321 and State Route 73 will be restricted to one lane from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, through Thursday, Oct. 23, for bridge maintenance.

TVA is the nationís largest public power provider and is completely self-financing. TVA provides power to large industries and 159 power distributors that serve approximately 8.8 million consumers in seven southeastern states. TVA also manages the Tennessee River and its tributaries to provide multiple benefits, including flood damage reduction, navigation, water quality and recreation.

Media Contact

Gil Francis, Knoxville, (865) 632-8031
TVA News Bureau, Knoxville, (865) 632-6000

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