KINGSPORT – Rock Springs Road Phase 2 imrpovements will begin Tuesday, May 28, 2013, with about 3,000 feet of road way improvements to require closure of Rock Springs between Cox Hollow Road and Rock Springs Valley Road through mid-November.

The project includes improvements to both horizontal and vertical geometry, as well as installation of a pedestrian mobility path, stormwater enhancements and water line upgrades.

The total project is estimated to cost $1.54 million. As always, motorists are asked to use utmost caution near the work zone. Detour routes will be clearly marked.