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GIS Stormwater Data Collection to Occur in February

Jan 23, 2017 - Geographical Information System (GIS) storm drain inlet mapping will take place in Oak Ridge during the month of February in the following areas: Michigan Avenue, Outer Drive and New York Avenue.
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REMINDER: Planned Closure of Civic Center Recreation Building

Jan 20, 2017 - The Civic Center Recreation Building will be closed to the public on January 25th and 26th for an Electric Department training event. The Senior Center will also be closed during the week as it transitions to the Civic Center.
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Registration Open for Lifeguard Certification Course

Jan 19, 2017 - Registration is now open for a Lifeguard Certification Course being offered by the Recreation and Parks Department over spring break.
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Jefferson Middle School Ski and Snowboard Club Supports Gatlinburg

Jan 18, 2017 - Students and teachers from Jefferson Middle School express their sadness by the recent fires that burned through Gatlinburg by wearing Smokies Strong shirts.
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Child Passenger Seat Checkpoints Reinforce Safety

Jan 13, 2017 - The Oak Ridge Police Department, Oak Ridge Fire Department and East Tennessee Children's Hospital Safe Kids program are hosting six Child Passenger Seat Checkpoints in 2017.
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Portion of Tuskegee Drive to Close for Repairs

Jan 13, 2017 - The City of Oak Ridge Public Works Department will be performing road repairs on the gravel section of Tuskegee Drive beginning January 18, and lasting until January 25. There will be no through traffic during the closure.
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Hostage Situation Ends Peacefully, Suspect in Custody and Child Rescued

Jan 12, 2017 - A hostage situation ended peacefully Thursday night after Oak Ridge Police negotiators and tactical personnel were able to rescue a child and take an armed suspect into custody.
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