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Region 2

4005 Cromwell Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Phone: (423) 892-3430
Fax: (423) 899-1636
Ray Rucker
Ray Rucker

Ray Rucker is the Director/Assistant Chief Engineer of Region 2 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.

TDOT Region 2 complex in Chattanooga, Tennessee
TDOT's Regon 2 complex is located on Cromwell Road in Chattanooga near SR 153.

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

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

Right of Way & Utilities Office:
Jackie Wolfe
(423) 634-7555

Survey & Design Office:
Robert Rodgers
(423) 510-1138

(423) 510-1151
District Operations (Construction/Maintenance)
(423) 510-1217
(423) 510-1168
Community Relations
(423) 510-1164
(423) 510-1139
Materials & Test
(423) 510-1134
Special Projects
(931) 526.7308

Office of Community Transportation

Region 2 Operations Organizational Chart (pdf)

Please click on TDOT map below to view regional office contacts.

Map Of Region 2

District 27
P.O. Box 2929
Cookeville, TN 38502
Phone: (931) 526-4522
District 28
P.O. Box 1627
Tullahoma, TN 37388
Phone: (931) 461-4241

District 29
P.O. Box 22368
Chattanooga, TN 37422
Phone: (423) 510-1218