Median U-Turn training offered in Oaktown

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INDOT has scheduled an event in Oaktown to assist residents with new traffic patterns that will be created upon completion of the median u-turns on U.S. 41. Cropped Photo courtesy of MGN/Chris O’Sullivan.

KNOX COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) — The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has scheduled a community event in Oaktown to help familiarize residents with new the traffic patterns that will be in place when the median u-turns on U.S. 41 are completed.

On Wednesday, INDOT project management and consultant team members will be at the Oaktown Community Building at 103 East 3rd Street in Oaktown.

Those attending will be able to view a large floor map of the new configuration of the intersections at U.S. 41/Freelandville Road and U.S. 41/Old U.S. 41.

Team members will be on hand to assist anyone with questions and to explain how the configuration will change the current traffic patterns.

The median u-turns at both locations are currently scheduled for a mid-to-late August completion date, depending upon weather.

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(This story was originally published on July 31, 2019)

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