Motorists traveling on I-40 in Knox County should be aware of upcoming ramp closures that will affect traffic in Knoxville. This will take place on at the eastbound James White Parkway Exit 388A ramp and the westbound Papermill Road/Weisgarber Road Exit 383 ramp.


On Saturday, May 2, the I-40 East ramp to James White Parkway (Exit 388A) will be closed. On Sunday, May 3, the I-40 West ramp to Papermill Road/Weisgarber Road (Exit 383) will be closed. These closures will take place between 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. each day.


This schedule is contingent on favorable weather conditions.  Motorists are advised to use extreme caution in this area as workers will be present.