KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) – The Tennessee Valley Authority issued a visitors notify for Interstate 40 beginning on Feb. 7.
Site visitors will be reduced to one lane beginning at 9 a.m. where by the line crosses I-40 at mile marker 395, though crews carry out trasnmission line function on the Knox-Douglas 161 kilovolt transmission line. Workers will change conductors for continued reliability with work commencing at 9 a.m. and concluding at dark.
Lane closures can also be anticipated on Highway 11E on the west side of the 11E/70 split.
Travelers are advised to use TDOT SmartWay and spend focus to overhead indicators and roadside information boards for up-to-date site visitors facts.
TVA is investing around $2 billion in transmission system advancements throughout our services area in between 2021 and 2025 to develop the electricity grid of the upcoming that will continue to offer, clean, very low expense, responsible power.
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