County Announces Sealing Project Through End of Week

The Knox County Highway Department has announced a total of seven road closures set to take place through the end of the week.

Highway Superintendent Benji Boys says his crews will be fog sealing roads beginning Wednesday at 8:30 a.m.

The following roads will be affected by the project: Kohlhouse Road, from McCrary Road to South Sixth Street Road, Hickory Corner Road, from Hamlin Chapel Road to Martindale Road, Cathlinette Road, from South Sixth Street Road to Williams Road, Williams Road, from Cathlinette Road to South Sixth Street Road, Halterville Road, from South Sixth Street Road to Schoolhouse Road, Mouzin Road, from Cardinal Road to the Sullivan County line, and Worland Road, from Cardinal Road to State Road 67.

Closures are expected to be wrapped up by 3:00 p.m. daily.

Boyd advises motorists to watch for road closure and fresh oil signs.