JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) — BrightRidge warned motorists of an upcoming project that could affect traffic in the Cherokee Road and Southwest Avenue area near Cherokee Elementary School.
According to a release, the project serves to improve the electric infrastructure of East Tennessee State University (ETSU) and the surrounding area. It will launch on August 30, the release says.
This work includes the reconstruction of a substation near the elementary school and the installations of a second circuit that will exclusively serve the ETSU campus.
Work and construction will continue daily until its completion in January.