Street Resurfacing To Begin In East Ridge

Friday, February 8, 2019

Due to the unseasonably warm weather, contractors will begin resurfacing on the following streets in East Ridge: 

Camp Jordan Road, Beulah Drive, Edwina Court, Jordan Run Road, Eads Road, Fawn Drive, Martha Avenue, Barry Road, Maxwell Road (Extension/Dead-end), Le Clerq Drive, Vester Lane

City officials are asking the residents on those streets to refrain from parking on the road so that crews can work.

Contractors have been putting pavement markings on those streets this past week.

Funding received from the State of Tennessee’s State Street Aid have made these resurfacing projects possible.

 


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