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Bridge upgrade: Cosby Highway work to be finished by August


Employees with Southern Contractors, Inc. work Tuesday on making repairs
to the Cosby Highway bridges over Instate 40 in Newport.

Published: 8:24 PM, 04/06/2012 Last updated: 8:27 PM, 04/06/2012

Author: Rick Hooper
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-Motorists could see some delays while traveling on Cosby Highway over the next the several months.

  According to the Mark Nagi, community relations officer for Region 1 of the Tennessee Department of Transportation, crews with Southern Contractors are making various improvements to the bridge.

  Included in the improvements are the outside lanes on U.S. 321 in each direction have been milled and TDOT Bridge Repair has been onsite to mark for full and partial depth repair.

For more details, please see the latest edition of the Newport Plain Talk. 

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