KUB Utility Work Road Closures on Montrose & W. Summit Hill

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Eric Vreeland
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Knoxville, TN 37902

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KUB Utility Work Road Closures on Montrose & W. Summit Hill

Posted: 11/08/2016
Due to KUB utility work, there will be a road closure on Montrose Rd. and a lane closure on W. Summit Hill Drive on Nov. 9.

(North Knoxville) Road Closure- Montrose Road [November 9] – KUB contract crews will close a short section of Montrose Road, between Holirose Lane and Maple Drive, from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m., on Wednesday, November 9, as work is performed on the wastewater collection system in the area. Alternate routes include Fair Drive, Rockcrest Road, Charles Drive, and Maple Drive. Local traffic access to driveways will be maintained, and signs will be on site to assist with traffic control. 

(Downtown Knoxville) West Summit Hill Drive Lane Closures [November 9] – KUB crews will close the following lanes on West Summit Hill Drive from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., on Wednesday, November 9, as work is performed on the natural gas distribution system in the area: 
• Westbound W. Summit Hill Drive turn lane to Locust Street 
• Eastbound, inside lane of West Summit Hill Drive at the Locust Street intersection 
Turn access from northbound Locust Street to westbound W. Summit Hill Drive will also be closed during this time. All Locust Street traffic will be directed east on W. Summit Hill drive. Motorists should use Walnut Street as an alternate route. Follow-up advisories will be issued as necessary. 

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 use caution and expect temporary delays in these areas. More information on this and other KUB construction projects can be found at www.kub.org.