Downtown Two-Way Conversion

In response to recommendations of downtown planning work, most recently in the Chattanooga Forward Downtown Task Force and the City Center Plan and as far back as early 2000s, the Chattanooga Department of Transportation is studying the possibility of converting the downtown one-way streets back to two-way streets.

This spring CDOT will be reviewing the results of the study to understand impacts of conversion and to recommend next steps. Please check here and sign up below for updates.



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See below for planning studies that have recommended further studying two-way conversions downtown:

The following one-way streets are being studied:

5th St., 6th St., 7th St., 8th St., Walnut St., Lindsay St., and Houston St.

Two-Way Conversion Map