letters to the editor

Dixie Lee reply

I appreciate the opportunity to respectfully reply to the comments in the farragutpress’ Letters to the Editor, Aug. 18, 2016, regarding the proposed [Tennessee Department of Transportation] project at Dixie Lee Junction.

The commenter incorrectly stated that the project at Dixie Lee Junction is entirely in Lenoir City. The project is not within the town of Lenoir City limits but is directly at the west end of the town of Farragut limits and exists within the county of Loudon. It literally touches the intersection of Kingston Pike and Harrison Road, which borders the west end of Farragut.

Further, the commenter concerns himself with “Farragut-onians” traveling west into Lenoir City and mentions that the only thing needed at present is a turn lane into Ace Hardware or other businesses.
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