Slope repairs almost finished in Gatlinburg

A slope stabilization project in Gatlinburg is nearing completion on the Parkway.

Crews are completing a slide repair and slope stabilization on Parkway in Gatlinburg. (Source: Kyle Grainger, WVLT)

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A slope stabilization project in Gatlinburg is nearing completion on the Parkway.

A lane of roadway in each direction has been closed since March 4th when repair work started near Dudley Creek Road. Crews are expecting the road to be finished by Friday.

Drivers will have to deal with the closure and narrow lanes until the shift can be taken up.

Crews have worked 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout the duration of this project

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