Of the six Congressionally Mandated Parkways, the Foothills Parkway in Tennessee is the only remaining parkway yet to be completed. To date, two discontinuous segments totaling 22.5 miles are completed and open. At the end of 2018 another 16-mile section of the parkway will be completed and open to the public.
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The Foothills Parkway was authorized in 1944. This video gives an overview of the parkway and features the recent activity to complete the new section of the parkway.
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Last updated: October 24, 2018