Transportation

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.

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.