Transportation

Middle Tennessee Weekly Construction Lane Closure June 26-July 2, 2014

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 | 05:12 pm

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on I-65 over CSX Railroad, Rivergate Pkwy, Long Hollow Pike, E Cedar Street, & Mansker Creek

  • Thursday June 26, Monday June 30 and Tuesday July 1, 8PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on I-65 southbound, between MM 96 and MM 99, on the inside lanes, for bridge repair.
  • Friday June 27, 8PM through Monday June 30, 6AM, There will be lane closures I-65 southbound, between MM 96 and MM 99, so that bridge deck sealing and paving may be done. 
  • Wednesday July 2, 8PM-12AM, There will be lane closures on I-65 southbound, between MM 96 and MM 99, on the inside lanes, for bridge repair.  

Haslam Announces Transportation Grant for Springfield

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 | 02:34 pm

$883,000 grant funds Pedestrian/Greenway Project downtown


SPRINGFIELD – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer announced today an $882,943 transportation alternative grant to the city of Springfield to build a major component of the city’s Greenway Master Plan.


Phase III of the Pedestrian/Bicycle Greenway Project includes pedestrian and bicycle facilities along portions of South Main Street, Central Avenue West, John L. Patterson Street, and Bransford Drive. Phase III will also connect the southern portion of Springfield with the Central Business District and includes 4,000 linear feet of concrete path. New landscaping, benches, bike racks, and decorative lighting will be added.

Haslam Announces Transportation Grant for Ashland City

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 | 10:55 am


$398,000 grant funds connect three parks along Marks Creek


ASHLAND CITY – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer announced today the award of a $398,447 transportation alternative grant that will connect three parks along Marks Creek in Ashland City.


The Cumberland River Bicentennial Trail Project is located along the bank of Marks Creek near three city parks and SR 49. The project will provide trail connections to all three parks, which are currently only accessible by automobile. It includes more than 2,000 linear feet of 10-foot wide asphalt trail, a bridge, boardwalk, retaining walls, fencing, and a trailhead with amenities. New signs, benches, and landscaping will also enhance the scenic character of the town’s greenway system.

East Tennessee Construction Report for June 19-25, 2014

Friday, June 20, 2014 | 07:30 am

ANDERSON COUNTY, SR 116 to SR 330 in Campbell County: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. as crews perform work through this safety improvement project.  Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution in this area.

Middle Tennessee Weekly Construction Lane Closure June 19-25, 2014

Thursday, June 19, 2014 | 10:51 am

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on I-65 over CSX Railroad, Rivergate Pkwy, Long Hollow Pike, E Cedar Street, & Mansker Creek

  • Thursday June 19 and Monday June 23 through Wednesday June 25, 8PM-6AM, There will be lane closures between MM 96 and MM 99 in the southbound lanes so that milling may be done.
  • Friday June 20 8PM through Monday June 23 6AM, There will be lane closures between MM 96 and MM 99 in the southbound lanes for bridge deck repair.

I-65 South Reduced to One Lane North of Nashville for Weekend Work

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 | 09:18 am

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will close two lanes of travel on I-65 South on the north side of Nashville this weekend for bridge repair work. The work zone will extend from mile markers 95 to 98, northbound and southbound. The work is scheduled as follows:


• Friday, June 20 at 8:00 p.m. through Monday, June 23 at 6:00 a.m., there will be lane closures on I-65 southbound in order to begin bridge repairs at the Mansker Creek, East Cedar Street, Long Hollow Pike, Rivergate Parkway, and CSX railroad bridges. One lane will remain open from Mansker Creek to Rivergate Parkway.  Two lanes will remain open from Rivergate Parkway to CSX railroad.


East Tennessee Construction Report for June 12-18, 2014

Thursday, June 12, 2014 | 02:02 pm

ANDERSON COUNTY, SR 116 to SR 330 in Campbell County: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. as crews perform work through this safety improvement project.  Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution in this area.