The Blount County Highway Department is a professional and united team dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Blount County. We make every effort to maximize the efficient, effective use of our resources in the support, maintenance and upkeep of our county infrastructure. We are committed to the safety of our citizens and providing the highest level of service to the community that our budget allows.
Notice of Road Closure
TDOT is working on the Foothills Parkway and will close the road for repairs. Attached is an updated PDF of the Road Closure map regarding the paving project on Foothills Parkway near Flats Road. The map area is extended out with a map inset highlighting the area coming off Foothills Parkway where the signage will be placed.
Road Closure: Blount Co. - SIA: Industrial Access Serving Project Python Meteor
The above referenced project will require the Tennessee Department of Transportation to close portions of Proffitt Springs Road and Louisville Loop during construction. During the road closures, traffic will be detoured south on Proffitt Springs Road to S.R. 335 (W. Hunt Road), then east to S.R. 334 (Louisville Road).
NOTICE OF BRIDGE CLOSURE
The bridge on Big Elm Rd in the Trigonia Community is closed for
inspection and repairs. Please plan your commute and travel time
accordingly. We apologize for any inconvenience.
It's that time of year again and our vegetation crews have started mowing all over the county. Please be cautious when approaching and watch for flagmen. We want everyone to be safe and have a great summer in our beautiful county.
Ready For Bad Weather
Blount County and the City of Maryville have partnered with the Tennessee Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration to embark on a planning process to result in the improvement of approximately 2.3 miles of Morganton Road from it’s intersection with Foothills Mall Drive to the intersection of William Blount Drive.