Media Advisories

Governor Haslam Announces Transportation Grant for City of Dickson

Thursday, September 12, 2013 | 03:07 pm

Governor Haslam Announces Transportation Grant for City of Dickson


Grant to Fund Downtown Revitalization Phase III


NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) Commissioner John Schroer announced today the award of a $595,461 transportation alternative grant to the city of Dickson for Phase III of the Downtown Revitalization Project.

Commissioners to Announce Issuance of Veteran Tennessee Driver Licenses, Photo IDs

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 | 05:00 pm

NASHVILLE –- Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security Commissioner Bill Gibbons and Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder will hold a press conference to announce the issuance of Tennessee driver licenses and photo identification cards with special veteran designation.

The commissioners will explain the requirements and benefits of the veteran designation driver licenses and photo ID cards. Examples of the cards will be available.

Media Advisory: Chief Operating Officer Greg Adams, State Officials to Honor Law Enforcement & First Responders

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 | 11:04 am

NASHVILLE --- Gov. Bill Haslam’s Chief Operating Officer Greg Adams will join the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security in honoring 28 law enforcement officers and first responders at this year’s First Responder Awards Ceremony held in the Old Supreme Court Chambers at the state capitol on Friday. The ceremony will celebrate those who have dedicated their lives for the safety and security of all Tennesseans. This event is also held in conjunction with National Preparedness Month.

TDOT Commissioner Schroer to Make Transportation Alternative Grant Announcement in Dickson, TN

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 | 09:21 am

 

TDOT Commissioner Schroer to Make Transportation Alternative Grant Announcement

Nashville, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer will join state and local officials in Dickson, Tennessee on Thursday September 12th, 2013 to make a special announcement concerning a major enhancement project.

The event will begin at 3:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time and will last approximately 30 minutes.

Battery Lane Bridge Replacement Completed on Time

Thursday, September 05, 2013 | 10:02 am

 

Battery Lane Bridge Replacement Completed on Time

Bridge now open to traffic again

Nashville, Tenn. –The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) in partnership with Metro Nashville Public Works have completed the total replacement of the Battery Lane Bridge over the West Fork Brown’s Creek.   The bridge is now back open to traffic.

TDOT managed the $655,236 construction project for Metro Nashville.  Construction began in June 2013 and was completed August 30, 2013.