Road Closures

West Tennessee Construction June 12-19, 2013

Thursday, June 13, 2013 | 11:16 am

BENTON COUNTY I-40:  Resurfacing beginning east of SR-191 (approximately mile marker 131) and extending to west of the Tennessee River on I-40 near Birdsong Road (approximately mile marker 134) at the Tennessee River Bridge.

Sunday June 16 through Thursday June 21, 7:00 p.m.-6:00 a.m.:  There will be temporary night time lane closures eastbound (MM 133.0 to MM 135.0), for milling and paving operations, one lane will remain open.  THP will assist with traffic control.

BENTON COUNTY SR-1 (US-70):  Bridge repair work over CSX Railroad will cause traffic to be reduced from two lanes to one (12’ lane) in each direction, with temporary traffic signal, for the duration of this project.

CARROLL COUNTY SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over overflow and the Big Sandy River. There will be possible temporary lane closures in both directions on State Route 424.  Flagmen will be used while the signal system is being installed to direct traffic until bridge replacement is complete.  One lane will remain open.

CARROLL COUNTY SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over overflows and the Rutherford Fork Obion River. There will be possible temporary lane closures in both directions on State Route 424.  Flagmen will be used while the signal system is being installed to direct traffic until bridge replacement is complete.  One lane will remain open.

Middle Tennessee Construction Report June 13-19, 2013

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 | 12:42 pm

Middle Tennessee Construction

June 13th – 19th, 2013

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

  • From now through July 20, Ewing Lane and a portion of Hillhurst will be closed and detours will be in place to allow excavation of the roadway under I-65.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24

  • Thursday June 13, 8PM-5AM, There will be lane closures on I-440 eastbound in order to saw cut the concrete pavement.  Also, the ramp from Nolensville Rd. southbound to I-440 eastbound will be closed.
  • Friday June 14, 8PM through Monday June 17, 5AM, The left lane of I-440 eastbound will be closed in order to remove and replace concrete pavement. Also, the ramp from Nolensville Rd. southbound to I-440 eastbound will be closed.
  • Monday June 17 through Wednesday June 19, 8PM-5AM, There will be lane closures on I-440 eastbound for concrete sawing.

East Tennessee Construction Report for June 6-12, 2013

Thursday, June 06, 2013 | 12:32 pm

ANDERSON COUNTY, US 25W/SR 61 Bridge over the Clinch River in Clinton: The US 25W Bridge over the Clinch River in Clinton is reduced to one lane in each direction around the clock as crews perform bridge repairs.  Motorists should be alert for traffic shifts, narrowed lanes, workers present and use extreme caution in this area.  Motorists in this area should expect potential delays during peak travel hours.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for June 6 - June 12, 2013

Thursday, June 06, 2013 | 11:46 am

BRADLEY COUNTY, SR-60 (Dalton Pike) road widening from near Gilliland Road to U.S. 64 (SR-311):  The reconstruction project on SR-60 (Dalton Pike) is nearing completion.  The existing two-lane highway has been widened to a five-lane highway with sidewalk, curb and gutter on either side.  Final paving has been completed.  During this report period, the contractor will be installing permanent thermoplastic pavement markings.  There may be delays as a result of this work.  A new signal mast arm pole is on order for an adjustment to the existing signal pole at the intersection of the APD-40 Bypass and McGrady Drive.  Estimated project completion date is June 2013.

West Tennessee Construction June 5-12, 2013

Thursday, June 06, 2013 | 09:34 am

BENTON COUNTY I-40:  Resurfacing beginning east of SR-191 (approximately mile marker 131) and extending to west of the Tennessee River on I-40 near Birdsong Road (approximately mile marker 134) at the Tennessee River Bridge.
Sunday June 9 through Thursday June 13, 7:00 p.m.-6:00 a.m.:  There will be temporary night time lane closures eastbound (MM 133.0 to MM 135.0), for milling and paving operations, one lane will remain open.  THP will assist with traffic control.

BENTON COUNTY SR-1 (US-70):  Bridge repair work over CSX Railroad will cause traffic to be reduced from two lanes to one (12’ lane) in each direction, with temporary traffic signal, for the duration of this project.

CARROLL COUNTY SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over overflow and the Big Sandy River. There will be possible temporary lane closures in both directions on State Route 424.  Flagmen will be used while the signal system is being installed to direct traffic until bridge replacement is complete.  One lane will remain open.

CROCKETT/GIBSON COUNTY SR-188:  Construction of five (5) concrete box beam bridges on State Route 188 over overflows Crockett and Gibson County.  Roadway will be CLOSED. Detour route posted.

Middle Tennessee Construction Report, June 6th--12th, 2013

Thursday, June 06, 2013 | 08:58 am

Middle Tennessee Construction

June 6th – 12th, 2013

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

  • From now through July 20, Ewing Lane and a portion of Hillhurst will be closed and detours will be in place to allow excavation of the roadway under I-65.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24

  • Monday June 10 through Thursday June 13, 8PM-5AM, There will be lane closures on I-440 eastbound in order to saw cut the concrete pavement.  Also, the ramp from Nolensville Rd. southbound to I-440 eastbound will be closed.

Looking Ahead:

  • Friday June 14, 8PM through Monday June 17, 5AM, The right lane of I-440 eastbound will be closed in order to remove and replace concrete pavement. Also, the ramp from Nolensville Rd. southbound to I-440 eastbound will be closed.

West Tennessee Construction May 30-June 5, 2013

Friday, May 31, 2013 | 09:07 am

BENTON COUNTY I-40:  Resurfacing beginning east of SR-191 (approximately mile marker 131) and extending to west of the Tennessee River on I-40 near Birdsong Road (approximately mile marker 134) at the Tennessee River Bridge.
Sunday June 2 through Thursday June 6, 7:00 p.m.-6:00 a.m.:  There will be temporary night time lane closures eastbound (MM 133.0 to MM 135.0), for milling and paving operations, one lane will remain open.  THP will assist with traffic control.

BENTON COUNTY SR-1 (US-70):  Bridge repair work over CSX Railroad will cause traffic to be reduced from two lanes to one (12’ lane) in each direction, with temporary traffic signal, for the duration of this project.

CARROLL COUNTY SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over overflow and the Big Sandy River. There will be possible temporary lane closures in both directions on State Route 424.  Flagmen will be used while the signal system is being installed to direct traffic until bridge replacement is complete.  One lane will remain open.

CHESTER COUNTY SR-22:  Bridge repair over State Route 22.  Roadway is now OPEN to traffic with occasional temporary closures.

CROCKETT/GIBSON COUNTY SR-188:  Construction of five (5) concrete box beam bridges on State Route 188 over overflows in Crockett and Gibson County.  Roadway is CLOSED. Detour route is posted.

East Tennessee Construction Report for May 30-June 5, 2013

Thursday, May 30, 2013 | 01:03 pm

ANDERSON COUNTY, US 25W/SR 61 Bridge over the Clinch River in Clinton: The US 25W Bridge over the Clinch River in Clinton is reduced to one lane in each direction around the clock as crews perform bridge repairs.  Motorists should be alert for traffic shifts, narrowed lanes, workers present and use extreme caution in this area.  Motorists in this area should expect potential delays during peak travel hours.

A Section of Battery Lane to Close for 90 Days

Thursday, May 30, 2013 | 10:18 am

Section of Battery Lane to Close Monday for Bridge Replacement

Detours Begin June 3rd for 90 Day Closure

Nashville, Tenn. –The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) in partnership with Metro Nashville Public Works will begin the second phase of construction to replace the Battery Lane Bridge over the West Fork Brown’s Creek on Monday, June 3, 2013.  TDOT will manage the construction of this $655,236 project for Metro Nashville.

State Route 56 Hurricane Bridge over Caney Fork River in DeKalb County to Close for Approximately 20 Hours

Thursday, May 30, 2013 | 08:47 am

Closure Necessary to Replace Bearing Pin on Bridge Pier

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) contract crews will close the Hurricane Bridge on SR 56 over the Caney Fork River in DeKalb County to all traffic on Friday, May 31 beginning at 8:00 p.m. for approximately 20 hours.  The closure is necessary to allow the contractor to perform structural work that cannot be done with traffic driving on the bridge.