Road Closures

East Tennessee Construction Report for October 3-9, 2013

Thursday, October 03, 2013 | 12:30 pm

BLOUNT COUNTY, US 411/ SR 35 between S. Washington Street and Wilcox Street: Motorists should be alert for changing conditions in this area. SR 35 Eastbound is closed to thru traffic and detoured around this widening project. Eastbound motorists should follow posted detour route.  SR 35 Westbound will remain open and motorists should be alert for possible traffic shifts in this direction.  Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution in this area.

West Tennessee Weekly Construction October 3-9, 2013

Thursday, October 03, 2013 | 10:09 am

BENTON COUNTY, SR-69:  Temporary lane closures each day for resurfacing beginning at Rocky Ridge Road to the Henry County line.  A flagman will be on site.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over an overflow and the Big Sandy River.  Wednesday October 2 through October 9:  A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 10’ lane restriction.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over the Rutherford Fork Obion River and overflows.  Wednesday October 2 through October 9: A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 9.5’ lane restriction.

Middle Tennessee Construction Report October 3-9, 2013

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 | 03:31 pm

Middle Tennessee Construction

October 3rd – 9th, 2013

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

  • Thursday October 3 and Friday October 4, 9PM-5AM, The right lane of I-65 northbound will be closed in order to drive sheet piling at the Ewing Lane Bridge.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Construction on Gallatin Rd. over the CSX Railroad

  • From now through December 2013, Gallatin Rd. will be reduced to one lane in each direction in this area.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for September 26 - October 2, 2013

Friday, September 27, 2013 | 12:43 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.  The contractor will be working on clearing and drainage during this report period.  Any work requiring interstate lane closures is limited to Sunday through Thursday nights between 7PM - 6AM.  THP will assist with traffic control as necessary.  Estimated project completion date is November 2015.

BRADLEY COUNTY, Benton Pike, Durkee Road ,and Michigan Avenue, grading, drainage, and paving on a State Industrial Access route serving the Whirlpool Corporation:  The contractor continues work on this project at the Whirlpool Corporation plant.  There will be intermittent lane shifts.  Traffic will be down to one lane on Durkee Road as the contractor is laying storm drain pipe across the road at several locations. Please be aware that flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed.  Estimated project completion date is July 2014.

East Tennessee Construction Report for September 26-October 2, 2013

Thursday, September 26, 2013 | 01:33 pm

ANDERSON COUNTY, I-75 North and South near Mile Marker 129 in Lake City: On Sunday, September 29, 2013 and Monday, September 30, 2013, motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning as crews perform work through this bridge repair project. Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution through this area.

Middle Tennessee Construction Report September 26th – October 2nd, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 | 03:12 pm

Middle Tennessee Construction

September 26th – October 2nd, 2013

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

  • Friday September 27, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 in both directions in order to patch potholes.
  • Tuesday October 1 and Wednesday October 2, 9PM-5AM, The right lane of I-65 northbound will be closed in order to drive sheet piling at the Ewing Lane Bridge.

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

  • Saturday September 28, 4AM-10PM, There will be a total closure on I-440 EB for pavement marking, installing rip rap, and final clean up. This will also include the closure of both Nolensville Road entrance ramps.
  • Monday September 30, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-440 WB for pavement marking on the bridge over CSX Railroad.

West Tennessee Weekly Construction September 19-26, 2013

Friday, September 20, 2013 | 12:49 pm

BENTON COUNTY, SR-69:  Temporary lane closures each day for resurfacing (thin mix overlay) beginning at Rocky Ridge Road to the Henry County line.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-22:  Temporary lane closures each day for resurfacing beginning at the Henderson County line extending to north of Clarksburg.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over an overflow and the Big Sandy River. Wednesday September 18 through Wednesday September 25:  A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 10’ lane restriction.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Bridge Replacement on State Route 424 over the Rutherford Fork Obion River and overflows.  Wednesday September 18 through Wednesday September 25: A signal system is being utilized and will reduce traffic to one lane with a 9.5 lane restriction.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424:  Temporary lanes closures each day for striping on State Route 424 beginning at State Route 22 to State Route 114.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for September 19 - September 25, 2013

Thursday, September 19, 2013 | 03:29 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.  The contractor will be working on clearing and drainage during this report period.  Any work requiring interstate lane closures is limited to Sunday through Thursday nights between 7PM - 6AM.  THP will assist with traffic control as necessary.  Estimated project completion date is November 2015. 

BRADLEY COUNTY, Benton Pike, Durkee Road ,and Michigan Avenue, grading, drainage, and paving on a State Industrial Access route serving the Whirlpool Corporation:  The contractor continues work on this project at the Whirlpool Corporation plant.  There will be intermittent lane shifts.  Please pay close attention to the construction signs and flaggers on the roadway.  Estimated project completion date is July 2014.

East Tennessee Construction Report for September 19-25, 2013

Thursday, September 19, 2013 | 08:26 am


BLOUNT COUNTY, US 411/ SR 35 between S. Washington Street and Wilcox Street: Motorists should be alert for changing conditions in this area. SR 35 Eastbound is closed to thru traffic and detoured around this widening project. Eastbound motorists should follow posted detour route.  SR 35 Westbound will remain open and motorists should be alert for possible traffic shifts in this direction.  Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution in this area.