The new traffic light in front of Oak Ridge High School on Oak Ridge Turnpike will start operating on Wednesday, December 30.
The stoplight has been operating in a temporary, flashing mode since the week of December 14.
City officials want to start operating the stoplight while school is out, said Roger Flynn, director of the Oak Ridge Public Works Department.
The Oak Ridge City Council approved a contract to install the stoplight in a 4-3 vote in April. [Read more…]