Transportation

TDOT and THP Prepare for 2014 Bonnaroo Festival

Monday, June 09, 2014 | 03:09 pm

NASHVILLE – Since 2002, the small Middle Tennessee city of Manchester in Coffee County has hosted one of the most popular live music events in the country - the annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.  Held on a 700 acre farm, the festival is a four-day, multi-stage event that showcases a diverse assortment of musical styles and performers. 


Thousands of people from all over the country make the yearly trip to attend the festival, and Manchester becomes their temporary home for several days in June.  As in years past, over 80,000 music lovers are expected to attend this year’s festival, which kicks off Thursday night, June 12, and winds down Sunday night, June 15.

TDOT and THP Prepare for 2014 Bonnaroo Festival

Monday, June 09, 2014 | 02:37 pm

TDOT and THP Prepare for 2014 Bonnaroo Festival

NASHVILLE – Since 2002, the small Middle Tennessee city of Manchester in Coffee County has hosted one of the most popular live music events in the country - the annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.  Held on a 700‑acre farm, the festival is a four-day, multi-stage event that showcases a diverse assortment of musical styles and performers.  Thousands of people from all over the country make the yearly trip to attend the festival, and Manchester becomes their temporary home for several days in June.  As in years past, over 80,000 music lovers are expected to attend this year’s festival, which kicks off Thursday night, June 12, and winds down Sunday night, June 15.

East Tennessee Construction Report for June 5-11, 2014

Thursday, June 05, 2014 | 02:42 pm

ANDERSON COUNTY, SR 61 between Norris Freeway and Union County Line: Beginning Monday, June 9, 2014 through Thursday, June 12, 2014, motorists should be alert for possible lane closures between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. as crews perform roadway paving.  Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution in this area.

Middle Tennessee Weekly Construction Lane Closure May 22-28, 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014 | 09:29 am

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 from Trinity Lane to Dickerson Road

  • Thursday May 22, 9PM-5AM, There will be one lane closed on I-65 southbound from MM 88 to Trinity Lane for paving the roadway.  Also, the exit ramp to Trinity Lane will be closed from I-65 southbound in order to pave the shoulder, perform striping, and set barrier rail. 
  • Thursday May 22, 9PM-5AM, There will be one lane closed on I-65 northbound from the I-24/I-65 split to Dickerson Road in order to pave the roadway, perform striping, and remove an overhead sign.

East Tennessee Construction Report for May 15-21, 2014

Thursday, May 15, 2014 | 01:27 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.