Upcoming Chattanooga Road Closures

Friday, September 17, 2021

Here are the upcoming road closures in Chattanooga: 

Saturday

16th Annual 5K Run/Walk for Cammy's Cause  - Ross' Landing 
On Saturday, Sept. 18, Ross' Landing will host Cammy's Cause to raise money for the Mary Cameron Robinson Foundation. The 5K Run/Walk will utilize the Tennessee Riverwalk west of Ross' Landing.  No street closures are present, however, drivers are encouraged to use caution as heavy pedestrian traffic is expected. 

Hamlett Chapel's Fall Block Party - Cowart Street 
On Saturday, Sept. 18, Cowart Street will be closed from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. between W 25th Street and W 26th Street for Hamlett Chapel's Fall Block Party.

Corner Market on 55th  - E 55th Street
On Saturday, Sept. 18, E 55th Street will be closed between St Elmo Avenue and Virginia Avenue from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. to host the Corner Market on 55th Street.  Detours will be posted.

Oddstory Brewing Oktoberfest  - Foster Street
On Saturday, Sept. 18, Foster Street between E 10th Street and E MLK Blvd will be closed from noon until 10 p.m. for the annual Oddstory Brewing Oktoberfest.

Chattanooga Football Club Home Match - Finley Stadium
The following roads will be closed on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 3:30 p.m. until midnight:
Reggie White Blvd between the Chattanooga Skate Park north entrance and W 20th Street
Chestnut Street between W 17th Street and W 19th Street
W 19th Street between Reggie White Blvd and Chestnut Street
Street parking will be prohibited on Chestnut Street within the closure on the dates/times listed above. Vehicles left within the closure will be towed at the owner's expense.

Sunday

Chattanooga Market - Reggie White Blvd
Reggie White Blvd will be closed in front of the First Horizon Pavilion for the Chattanooga Market on Sunday, Sept. 19, from 6 a.m.-7 p.m. for the weekly Chattanooga Market.

The Ed Johnson Memorial Dedication - Walnut Street Bridge / Walnut Street Plaza
Walnut Street Plaza and the Walnut Street Bridge will remain open to the public during the Ed Johnson Memorial Dedication Ceremony taking place between 3-4:30 p.m.  Set-up for the dedication will begin at 10 a.m. with a breakdown ending at 8:30 p.m.  During these times, access to the bridge and plaza will be maintained but brief closures while seating and the stage are placed.

View CDOT's map of events and road closures for full details of these activities and other projects underway in our public space.


Ice On The Landing Will Open Nov. 19

Net Resource Foundation To Host Chattanooga Holiday Market

Library Receives $5,000 Award From Thompson Foundation


Ice skating comes back to Chattanooga this year when Ice on the Landing opens its season at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19, in the gardens of the Chattanooga Choo Choo. This 120’x40’ ice rink is surrounded ... (click for more)

The Net Resource Foundation will host its first holiday market on Saturday, Nov. 6 at the Southside Community Park, 3501 Central Ave. The holiday market is free and open to the public, featuring ... (click for more)

The Thompson Foundation presented the Chattanooga Public Library with a $5,000 grant award that will support the library’s efforts to provide STEAM education to middle school-aged children. ... (click for more)



Happenings

Ice On The Landing Will Open Nov. 19

Ice skating comes back to Chattanooga this year when Ice on the Landing opens its season at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19, in the gardens of the Chattanooga Choo Choo. This 120’x40’ ice rink is surrounded by gas lanterns, holiday lighting, restaurants and holiday grandeur at the Southside’s iconic landmark. The open-air ice rink will continue to offer this fun and nostalgic wintertime ... (click for more)

Net Resource Foundation To Host Chattanooga Holiday Market

The Net Resource Foundation will host its first holiday market on Saturday, Nov. 6 at the Southside Community Park, 3501 Central Ave. The holiday market is free and open to the public, featuring vendors with gifts, collectibles, seasonal decorations and locally sourced products. Vendor space that includes a table and chairs can be rented for $35. Vendor registration ends on Friday, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Police Said Woman Who Struck Motorcyclists Appeared To Be Heavily Intoxicated

Chattanooga Police said a woman who struck four motorcyclists on Bonny Oaks Drive late Saturday night appeared to be extremely intoxicated. Police also said that 59-year-old Angela Daniels Mason (Watson) had to be removed from the scene because of hostility toward her. Police said the motorcyclists were trying to turn into 4278 Bonny Oaks and Jefferson Marley got off his motorcycle ... (click for more)

2 Shot And Killed Saturday Afternoon And Night In Chattanooga

Two men were shot in separate incidents Saturday afternoon and night. Tawon Billups, 21, was shot and killed on North Germantown Road Saturday afternoon. At approximately 4:54 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the 700 block of North Germantown Road on a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from a gunshot wound and secured the scene. ... (click for more)

Opinion

Pretending Is Dangerous

I’ve ‘seen some stuff’ in my time. I have followed politics for many years. I’m retired, I’m a realist and a Vietnam veteran, pretty much in that order. I’m not an alarmist or a conspiracy theorist. That said, I have never in my life been so concerned about the future of this Republic. Politics was once a legitimate contest of ideas, put forth by political figures who were sincere, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘Picciola,’ At Age 185

I came in touch with a man named James Baldwin last week and he’s a man I really like. Oh, I never met him in person … no, he was born in 1841 and died 96 years ago so I have only become a recent admirer through his books. A self-educated man, he became the Superintendent of Schools in Indiana at the age of 24 for 18 years. Then, not so curiously, he worried that children were missing ... (click for more)