Construction of a proposed roundabout at Jenkins and Igou Gap roads is going to reroute traffic for the next couple of months.
Work is supposed to begin Tuesday, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Transportation Department.
The intersection will be closed to eastbound and northbound traffic. An intersection bypass will be provided for westbound and southbound traffic.
Detour routes will be posted.
The estimated project completion date is Aug. 15.
Judy Walton has worked 25 years at the Chattanooga Times and the Times Free Press as an editor and reporter focusing on government coverage and investigations. At various times she has been an assistant metro editor, region reporter and editor, county government reporter, government-beat team leader, features editor and page designer. Originally from California, Walton was brought up in a military family and attended a dozen schools across the country. She earned a journalism degree ...