Road Closures

West Tennessee Weekly Construction August 28-September 3, 2014

Thursday, August 28, 2014 | 09:19 am

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-105:  Resurfacing work will cause temporary lane closures in both directions daily, from the Gibson County line to State Route 190.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over an overflow and the Big Sandy River.  Wednesday August 27 through Wednesday September 4:  A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 10’ lane restriction and there is a 40’ length restriction for vehicles during construction.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over the Rutherford Fork Obion River and overflows.  Wednesday August 27 through Wednesday September 4:  A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 9.5’ lane restriction.

Parts of East and Middle Tennessee Construction

Friday, August 22, 2014 | 08:42 am

AUGUST 21 – AUGUST 27, 2014

BRADLEY COUNTY, I-75 construction of a concrete Bulb-Tee Beam Bridge, including grading, drainage and paving at the Exit 20 interchange (U.S. 64 Bypass East, U.S. 74 East, SR-311, APD-40) (LM 4.86) in Cleveland:  Work continues on this project.  Traffic has been shifted to the new temporary alignment at the I-75 southbound exit ramp and onto the first phase of the new bridge over I-75.  During this report period, the contractor will continue nighttime demolition operations on the original bridge over I-75.  These will begin after 9:30PM and end by 6AM.  When necessary, they will detour traffic using the ramps while spans over the interstate are lifted with a crane.  They will continue this work during the allowed nighttime hours until the old superstructure has been entirely removed.  Additionally, the contractor will be working on clearing and drainage and doing bridge work during this report period.  Any work requiring interstate lane closures is limited to Sunday through Thursday nights between 7PM - 6AM.  Signs will be posted and flaggers will assist with traffic control if needed.  THP will assist with traffic control as necessary during interstate lane closures.  Estimated project completion date is November 2015.

East Tennessee Construction Report for August 21-27, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 03:02 pm

BLOUNT COUNTY, US 129/ SR 115 between Louisville Road and Payne Avenue: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary daytime lane closures between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. through this area as crews install longitudinal cable barrier in this area.  Motorists should be alert for workers present, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this area.

West Tennessee Weekly Construction August 21-27, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 08:51 am

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-105:  Resurfacing work will cause temporary lane closures in both directions daily, from the Gibson County line to State Route 190.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over an overflow and the Big Sandy River.  Wednesday August 20 through Wednesday August 27:  A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 10’ lane restriction and there is a 40’ length restriction for vehicles during construction.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for August 14 - August 20, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014 | 02:01 pm

BRADLEY COUNTY, I-75 construction of a concrete Bulb-Tee Beam Bridge, including grading, drainage and paving at the Exit 20 interchange (U.S. 64 Bypass East, U.S. 74 East, SR-311, APD-40) (LM 4.86) in Cleveland:  Work continues on this project.  Traffic has been shifted to the new temporary alignment at the I-75 southbound exit ramp and onto the first phase of the new bridge over I-75.  During this report period, the contractor will begin nighttime demolition operations on the original bridge over I-75.  These will begin after 9:30PM and end by 6AM.  When necessary, they will detour traffic using the ramps while spans over the interstate are lifted with a crane.  They will continue this work during the allowed nighttime hours until the old superstructure has been entirely removed.  Additionally, the contractor will be working on clearing and drainage

East Tennessee Construction Report for August 14-20, 2014

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | 10:35 am

ANDERSON COUNTY, I-75 South near Mile Marker 119.8: On Sunday, August 17, 2014, motorists should be alert for a possible lane closure between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning as crews perform guardrail repairs.  Motorists should be alert for workers present, expect potential delays and use extreme caution in this area.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for August 7 - August 13, 2014

Thursday, August 07, 2014 | 02:47 pm

BRADLEY COUNTY, I-75 construction of a concrete Bulb-Tee Beam Bridge, including grading, drainage and paving at the Exit 20 interchange (U.S. 64 Bypass East, U.S. 74 East, SR-311, APD-40) (LM 4.86) in Cleveland:  Work continues on this project.  Traffic has been shifted to the new temporary alignment at the I-75 southbound exit ramp and onto the first phase of the new bridge over I-75.  During this report period, the contractor will begin nighttime demolition operations on the original bridge over I-75.  These operations will take place between the hours of 10PM and 6AM and will require temporary closures of I-75 in the area.  They are tentatively scheduled to work over I-75 North on the evenings of Monday, August 11; Wednesday, August 20; and Thursday, August 21.  They are tentatively scheduled to work over I-75 South on the evenings of Tuesday, August 12; Thursday, August 14; and Monday, August 18.  Should weather or unforeseen circumstances delay this work, it will be rescheduled to take place the next possible