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Governor to Break Ground on I-40 Widening and Interchange Improvements Project

October 2, 2017, from 2:15 pm to 2:45 pm


October 2, 2017

2:15 pm to 2:45 pm

JACKSON, Tenn. – Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Transportation officials will join state and local leaders on Monday, October 2, 2017 to break ground on the I-40 Widening and interchange improvements project.

The $67 million, 2.9-mile project includes widening I-40 from four lanes to six lanes from west of US45 By-Pass (SR186) to west of N. Highland (SR5). This project also improves the interchange at I-40 with the US45 By-Pass, as well as the intersection at Carriage House and Casey Jones Lane, and includes building a new interchange at I-40 and N. Highland.

Monday’s event begins at 2:15 p.m. CDT and will last approximately 30 minutes.


WHO:            Gov. Bill Haslam

Sen. Ed Jackson

Rep. Jimmy Eldridge

Rep. Johnny Shaw

Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist

Madison County Mayor Jimmy Harris


WHAT:         I-40 Widening and Interchange Improvements Project - Groundbreaking


WHEN:         Monday, October 2, 2017

2:15 p.m. CDT


WHERE:       Casey Jones Village

56 Casey Jones Lane

Jackson, Tennessee 38301