The Tennessee Department of Transportation will conduct a design public meeting Oct. 4 at the Seymour High School, in the cafeteria annex. The forum will focus on the proposed widening of Chapman Highway at the intersection at Macon Lane, a distance of approximately 1.2 miles.
TDOT officials said besides providing two lanes of traffic in each direction, the reconstructed roadway will include a center two-way left-turn lane, shoulders, curbs and sidewalks.
In order to improve sight distance, the crest of the hill will be lowered approximately five feet. This project will provide for a safer roadway by improving the movements of vehicles into and out of side roads and driveways.
The meeting will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. during which time there will be a presentation and question and answer session.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.