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OR updates Turtle Park Sewer project

Sewer rehabilitation continues for the week of October 9, 2017, with Hurst Excavating, LLC, working under contract for the City of Oak Ridge to rehabilitate sewer collection pipes in the Turtle Park Sewer Shed. Areas affected by phase two of the project include City easements in yards and in roadways. Drivers, …

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OR announces partial road closure

A City of Oak Ridge Public Works Department contractor, GEOServices, LLC, will be performing work along W. Tennessee Avenue from New York Avenue to Georgia Avenue on Monday, October 9, 2017. As part of the project, it will be necessary to close one lane of traffic throughout the day in various …

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Mayor’s office hosting Housing Workshop

(AC Mayor’s Office press release)  The office of Anderson County Mayor Terry Frank is hosting a Housing Workshop on Thursday, Oct. 12, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Clinton Community Center-Club Room. All are invited to attend. The primary goals of the workshop are to get feedback on barriers …

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AC churches come together to fight addiction

Tuesday night, members of the Anderson County faith community came together in Rocky Top to have a discussion on how to harness the power from the pews of our churches to fight the substance abuse crisis. Hosted by Pastor Wayne Phillips and Main Street Baptist Church, the event drew over …

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Chimney Tops Trail to (mostly) reopen Friday

(GSMNP press release) Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced on Tuesday that they will open the Chimney Tops Trail to a newly developed observation point starting Friday, October 6th.  The entire trail has been closed to the public since the devastating Chimney Tops 2 Fire in late November of last …

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