TENNESSEE STATEWIDE AMBER ALERT: Elizabeth Thomas | Click for details from TBI.

Local Information

To find information about your area click on a region below.

Click here to find information about a project in your area.

Region 1

Steven M. Borden, P.E. is the Director/Assistant Chief Engineer of TDOT in Region 1, which is located in Knoxville. It is his responsibility to direct department operations throughout the East Tennessee’s 24-county region. Major areas of operational responsibilities are highway maintenance and repair, construction engineering, safety, traffic and highway marking, bridge repair and inspection, state aid program and administration, materials and tests,  environmental planning, and office administration, including personnel matters. He is also responsible for project development management ensuring timely and fiscal delivery of transportation projects. Other major responsibilities include the Intelligent Transportation Systems and Incident Response.

Director/Assistant Chief Engineer:
Steven M. Borden, P.E.
(865) 594-2400
Steve.Borden@tn.gov

Regional Operations is responsible for directing the administrative, engineering, and technical activities for multiple offices within East Tennessee’s 24 counties of Region 1, including Construction and Maintenance offices across three districts, Bridge Inspection and Repair, Materials and Tests, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Engineering, and Incident Response.

Other key responsibilities focus on the management of infrastructure assets to provide a safe, reliable and efficient roadway network as well as timely delivery of construction projects providing increased mobility and capacity options for multimodal users. Regional Operations works hand in hand with communities, state, and local partners to provide strong strategic relationships and coordinated service to our customers.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Operations:
Amanda Snowden, P.E.
(865) 594-2400
Amanda.Snowden@tn.gov

Project Development directs the administrative, engineering and technical activities for design, right-of-way acquisition, utility relocation and survey for projects within the 24 counties of Region 1. Other key responsibilities include management of project processes and status to ensure timely and fiscally responsible delivery of state highway transportation projects adhering to state and federal rules and regulations. Project development collaborates with other divisions throughout TDOT, along with local and state partners ensuring effective advancement of project deliverables.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Project Development:
Daniel Oliver, P. E., R.L.S.
(865) 594-2400
Daniel.Oliver@tn.gov

  • Survey & Design
    (865) 594-2442
     

  • Right-of-Way & Utilities
    Andrea Hall
    (865) 594-2496
    Andrea.Hall@tn.gov

  • Bridge
    (865) 594-2416

  • District Operations
    (Construction/Maintenance)

    (865) 594-2408
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
    (865) 594-4533
  • Community Relations
    Mark Nagi
    (865) 594-0161
  • Traffic
    (865) 594-2456
  • Materials & Tests
    (865) 594-2655
  • Special Projects
    (865) 594-2400

TDOT Region Districts

  • District 17
    Box 3518, CRS
    Johnson City, TN 37602-3518
    Phone: (423) 282-0651
    Fax: (423) 854-5310

  • District 18
    1045 Maintenance Lane
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    Phone: (865) 594-2718
    Fax: (865) 594-2730

  • District 19
    1951 South Roane Street
    Harriman, TN 37748
    Phone: (865) 717-4522
    Fax: ( 865) 882-7855

Region 2

Raymond W. Rucker is the Director/Assistant Chief Engineer in Region Two located in Chattanooga. His responsibilities include directing department operations throughout the 24-county region. Major areas of operational responsibilities are highway maintenance and repair, construction engineering, right-of-way, traffic and highway marking, bridge repair and inspection, state aid program and administration, materials and tests, design, highway beautification, environmental planning, and office administration, including personnel matters. He is also responsible for project development management and the Intelligent Transportation Systems which includes Incident Response.

Director/Assistant Chief Engineer:
Raymond W. Rucker
(423) 510-1204
Ray.Rucker@tn.gov

Regional Operations is responsible for directing the administrative, engineering, and technical activities for multiple offices within middle Tennessee's 24 counties of Region 2, including Construction and Maintenance offices across three districts, Bridge Inspection and Repair, Materials and Tests, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Engineering, and Incident Response.

Other key responsibilities focus on the management of infrastructure assets to provide a safe, reliable and efficient roadway network as well as timely delivery of construction projects providing increased mobility and capacity options for multimodal users. Regional Operations works hand in hand with communities, state, and local partners to provide strong strategic relationships and coordinated service to our customers.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Operations:
Ken Flynn
(423) 510-1217
Ken.Flynn@tn.gov

Project Development directs the administrative, engineering and technical activities for design, right-of-way acquisition, utility relocation and survey for projects within the 24 counties of Region 2. Other key responsibilities include management of project processes and status to ensure timely and fiscally responsible delivery of state highway transportation projects adhering to state and federal rules and regulations. Project development collaborates with other divisions throughout TDOT, along with local and state partners ensuring effective advancement of project deliverables.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Project Development:
Wesley Hughen
(423) 510-1133
Wesley.Hughen@tn.gov

  • District Operations
    (Construction/Maintenance)

    (423) 510-1217
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
    (423) 510-1168
  • Community Relations
    Jennifer Flynn
    (423) 510-1164
  • Traffic
    (423) 510-1139
  • Materials & Tests
    (423) 510-1134
  • Special Projects
    (931) 526.7308

TDOT Region Districts

  • District 27
    P.O. Box 2929
    Cookeville, TN 38502
    Phone: (931) 526-4522

  • District 28
    P.O. Box 1627
    Tullahoma, TN 37388
    Phone: (931) 461-7185

  • District 29
    P.O. Box 22368
    Chattanooga, TN 37422
    Phone: (423) 510-1254

Region 3

David Layhew is the Director/Assistant Chief Engineer in Region three located in Nashville. His responsibilities include directing department operations throughout the 26-county region. Major areas of operational responsibilities are highway maintenance and repair, construction engineering, right-of-way, traffic and highway marking, bridge repair and inspection, state aid program and administration, materials and tests, design, highway beautification, environmental planning, and office administration, including personnel matters. He is also responsible for project development management and the Intelligent Transportation Systems which includes Incident Response.

Director/Assistant Chief Engineer:
David Layhew, P.E.
(615) 350-4300
David.Layhew@tn.gov

Regional Operations is responsible for directing the administrative, engineering, and technical activities for multiple offices within middle Tennessee’s 26 counties of Region 3, including Construction and Maintenance offices across three districts, Bridge Inspection and Repair, Materials and Tests, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Engineering, and Incident Response.

Other key responsibilities focus on the management of infrastructure assets to provide a safe, reliable and efficient roadway network as well as timely delivery of construction projects providing increased mobility and capacity options for multimodal users. Regional Operations works hand in hand with communities, state, and local partners to provide strong strategic relationships and coordinated service to our customers.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Operations:
Mike Brown, P.E.
(615) 350-4305
Mike.Brown@tn.gov

Project Development directs the administrative, engineering and technical activities for design, right-of-way acquisition, utility relocation and survey for projects within the 26 counties of Region 3. Other key responsibilities include management of project processes and status to ensure timely and fiscally responsible delivery of state highway transportation projects adhering to state and federal rules and regulations. Project development collaborates with other divisions throughout TDOT, along with local and state partners ensuring effective advancement of project deliverables.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Project Development:
Joe Deering, P.E., R.L.S.
(615) 350-4391
Joe.Deering@tn.gov

  • District Operations
    (Construction/Maintenance)

    (615) 350-4340
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
    (615) 350-4189
  • Community Relations
    Kathryn Schulte
    (615) 350-4302
  • Traffic
    (615) 350-4189
  • Materials & Tests
    (615) 350-4310
  • Special Projects
    (615) 350-4382

TDOT Region Districts

  • District 37
    6601 Centennial Blvd.
    Nashville, TN 37243-0360
    Phone: (615) 350-4400

  • District 38
    10241 Hwy 70 E
    McEwen, TN 37101
    Phone: (931) 582-6293

  • District 39
    2099 Fayetteville Hwy
    Belfast, TN 37019
    Phone: (931) 276-2219

Region 4

Jason Baker, P.E. is the Director/Assistant Chief Engineer of TDOT in Region 4, which is located in Jackson. It is his responsibility to direct department operations throughout the West Tennessee’s 21-county region. Major areas of operational responsibilities are highway maintenance and repair, construction engineering, safety, traffic and highway marking, bridge repair and inspection, state aid program and administration, materials and tests,  environmental planning, and office administration, including personnel matters. He is also responsible for project development management ensuring timely and fiscal delivery of transportation projects. Other major responsibilities include the Intelligent Transportation Systems and Incident Response.

Director/Assistant Chief Engineer:
Jason Baker, P.E.
(731) 935-0193
Jason.Baker@tn.gov

Regional Operations is responsible for directing the administrative, engineering, and technical activities for multiple offices within west Tennessee’s 21 counties of Region 4, including Construction and Maintenance offices across three districts, Bridge Inspection and Repair, Materials and Tests, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Engineering, and Incident Response.

Other key responsibilities focus on the management of infrastructure assets to provide a safe, reliable and efficient roadway network as well as timely delivery of construction projects providing increased mobility and capacity options for multimodal users. Regional Operations works hand in hand with communities, state, and local partners to provide strong strategic relationships and coordinated service to our customers.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Operations:
Michael Welch, P.E.
(731) 935-0191
Michael.Welch@tn.gov

Project Development directs the administrative, engineering and technical activities for design, right-of-way acquisition, utility relocation and survey for projects within the 21 counties of Region 4. Other key responsibilities include management of project processes and status to ensure timely and fiscally responsible delivery of state highway transportation projects adhering to state and federal rules and regulations. Project development collaborates with other divisions throughout TDOT, along with local and state partners ensuring effective advancement of project deliverables.

For inquiries, please contact the appropriate office for assistance:

Director of Project Development:
Jane Jones, P.E.
(731) 935-0192
Jane.Jones@tn.gov

  • District Operations
    (Construction/Maintenance)

    (731) 935-0202
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
    (731) 935-0328
  • Community Relations
    Nichole Lawrence
    (731) 935-0318
  • Traffic
    (731) 935-0182
  • Materials & Tests
    (731) 935-0222
  • Special Projects
    (731) 935-0187

TDOT Region Districts

  • District 47
    15600 N. Highland Dr.
    McKenzie, TN 38201
    Phone: (731) 352-5375
    Fax: (731) 352-0684

  • District 48
    601 Benchmark Place
    Jackson, TN 38301
    Phone: (731) 935-0281
    Fax: (731) 935-0282

  • District 49
    12077 Hwy 70
    Arlington, TN 38002
    Phone: (901) 578-4399
    Fax: (901) 867-0419