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1-24 Rest Area, Welcome Center at Nickajack Closed for Sewage Problems - Jasper, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 35° 01.605 W 085° 33.460
16S E 631577 N 3876960
Quick Description: Welcome center near Chattanooga, TN
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 8/14/2019 5:09:07 AM
Waymark Code: WM114BE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:

County of center: Marion County
Location of center: West Bound I-24, @ milemarker 160, 1.3 miles east of SR-28, Marion County
Phone: (423) 942-0933
Hours: 24/7

"The Tennessee Department of Transportation has temporarily closed the welcome center on I-24 West and the rest area on I-24 East at mile marker 160 near Nickajack Lake in Marion County because of problems with the facilities' sewage systems.

"A TDOT news release did not describe the nature of the problem or say how long the sites would remain closed. The release stated that TDOT maintenance and contract workers are repairing the system and the facilities will reopen as soon as possible.

"The nearest rest areas on I-24 are in Grundy County near mile marker 133. Because the Hamilton County Welcome Center on I-24 East at mile marker 171 is closed due to reconstruction, the nearest welcome center is on I-75 North near East Ridge" ~ Chattanooga Times Free Press, by staff reporters, December 2, 2010

Type of publication: Newspaper

When was the article reported?: 12/2/2010

Publication: Times Free Press

Article Url: [Web Link]

Is Registration Required?: no

How widespread was the article reported?: regional

News Category: Business/Finance

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