LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: Freezing temperatures will develop later tonight, causing damage to flowers and plants that are left exposed to the cold. Be sure to bring in your potted plants before you go to bed, as lows drop into the lower to mid 20s...about 25 degrees for Knoxville and Oak Ridge. Look for 1 to 3" of snow for the Smokies by morning.
Knoxville (WVLT) - This weekend there will be another sign of progress on the SmartFix40 project in Downtown Knoxville.
TDOT will be demolishing the James White Parkway bridge over Willow Avenue and the railroad.
The Parkway is closed to traffic last month for nine months of reconstruction.
The demolition is set for 7:30 Sunday morning. There will be a 1,000 foot safety perimeter set around the demolition site.
We'll be there for the demolition; you can see it Sunday night at 6:30.
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