State Route 126 (Memorial Boulevard)
Transportation projects are developed in four phases: Planning and Environmental, Design, Right-of-Way (ROW) and Construction. Proposed improvements to State Route 126 (Memorial Boulevard) consist of two roadway projects. Each project status is listed below.
Section from East Center Street in Kingsport to east of Cooks Valley Road
The ROW Appraisals/Acquisition process is underway. Construction is forecasted for 2022, pending funding.
Section from east of Cooks Valley Road to Interstate 81
The preliminary design phase has begun. Right-of-Way (ROW) activities are anticipated to begin Fiscal Year 2023. Construction activities are anticipated to begin Fiscal Year 2025.
*All forecasted dates are subject to change.