Road Closures

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of January 19-25, 2012

Thursday, January 19, 2012 | 09:14 am
BLOUNT COUNTY, TN-73 Scenic (East Lamar Alexander Parkway) at Stables Drive in Townsend:East Lamar Alexander Parkway (TN 73-Scenic) at Stables Drive, near the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in Townsend will be reduced to one lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal at various times for the bridge construction project on Stables Drive. Traffic on Stables Drive is also being controlled by a temporary traffic signal. Two travel lanes will be open on Scenic 73 during periods when the contractor is not present and during times when work activities are being performed on the opposite side of the Little River that do not require additional space alongside the roadway. The temporary traffic signals that are currently in place will be set to a cautionary flash during times that both lanes are available for travel. When the lane restriction is in place, the traffic signals will be activated to control the traffic movement one direction at a time. Motorists in this area should be alert for changing conditions, expect potential delays and use extreme caution in this area. 
 
CAMPBELL COUNTY, I-75 South near Mile Marker 155.2: Motorists should be alert for nightly lane closures through this area between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning on Sunday through Thursday nights as crews perform work on this slide repair project. Motorists should reduce speed and use extreme caution through this area.
 

West Tennessee Weekly Construction Report January 18-25, 2012

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 | 03:14 pm
CARROLL COUNTY SR 436State Route 436 between State Route 77 (US 70A) (Reedy Creek Rd.) and State Route 76 (S. Highland Dr.) is OPEN to thru traffic.
 
CHESTER COUNTY-STATE ROUTE 22 – Bridge repair work on state route 22 over Ditch at log mile 3.70 will cause a reduction in north and southbound lanes. Closures will be handled by a temporary traffic signal. One lane will remain open.
 
DYER COUNTY, STATE ROUTE 211Bridge repair work on State Route 211 at log mile 6.04 will cause a reduction in lanes from two to one lane every day. Northbound lanes for Phase 1 construction are closed and a temporary traffic signal is in place.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for January 12-18, 2012

Friday, January 13, 2012 | 01:18 pm
BLEDSOE COUNTY, SR 101 (Lantana Road) bridge repair project over Beaver Dam Creek (LM 6.39): Work on Phase 1 of this project has begun, and traffic has been shifted from the westbound to the eastbound lane.  The bridge has been reduced to one 10’ travel lane, and it is being maintained and controlled by a temporary signal for the safety of the traveling public. Estimated project completion date is September 2012. 
 
BRADLEY COUNTY, SR-60 (Dalton Pike) road widening from near Gilliland Road to U.S. 64 (SR-311): The contractor continues work on the project. Warning signs are posted and flaggers will be present to assist with traffic control. Estimated project completion date is June 2012. 

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of January 12-18, 2012

Thursday, January 12, 2012 | 09:18 am
BLOUNT COUNTY, TN-73 Scenic (East Lamar Alexander Parkway) at Stables Drive in Townsend:East Lamar Alexander Parkway (TN 73-Scenic) at Stables Drive, near the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in Townsend will be reduced to one lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal at various times for the bridge construction project on Stables Drive. Traffic on Stables Drive is also being controlled by a temporary traffic signal.  Two travel lanes will be open on Scenic 73 during periods when the contractor is not present and during times when work activities are being performed on the opposite side of the Little River that do not require additional space alongside the roadway. The temporary traffic signals that are currently in place will be set to a cautionary flash during times that both lanes are available for travel. When the lane restriction is in place, the traffic signals will be activated to control the traffic movement one direction at a time. Motorists in this area should be alert for changing conditions, expect potential delays and use extreme caution in this area. 
 
CAMPBELL COUNTY, I-75 South near Mile Marker 155.2: Motorists should be alert for nightly lane closures through this area between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning on Sunday through Thursday nights as crews begin work on this slide repair project. Motorists should reduce speed and use extreme caution through this area.
 

West Tennessee Weekly Construction January 11-18, 2012

Wednesday, January 11, 2012 | 03:53 pm
CARROLL COUNTY SR 436State Route 436 between State Route 77 (US 70A) (Reedy Creek Rd.) and State Route 76 (S. Highland Dr.) is CLOSED for a bridge replacement project. A detour route is posted
Wednesday January 11 through Wednesday January 18, State Route 436 between State Route 77 (US 70A) (Reedy Creek Rd.) and State Route 76 (S. Highland Dr.) is CLOSED for a bridge replacement project. A detour route is posted.
 
CHESTER COUNTY-STATE ROUTE 22 – Bridge repair work on state route 22 over Ditch at log mile 3.70 will cause a reduction in north and southbound lanes. Closures will be handled by a temporary traffic signal. One lane will remain open.
 

Middle Tennessee Construction January 5 – January 11, 2012

Thursday, January 05, 2012 | 04:16 pm
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24
  • Monday January 9 through Wednesday January 11, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-440 eastbound in order to set barrier rail.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Repair of 14 Bridges over I-440
  • Thursday January 5 through Wednesday January 11, 9AM-3PM, There will be shoulder closures on I-440 eastbound for bridge work. 
  • Thursday January 5 through Saturday January 7, 9AM-3PM. There will be lane shifts at Richardson Rd. and Sharondale in order to perform sidewalk repairs.
  • Monday January 9 through Wednesday January 11, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane shifts at Woodlawn and Brightwood in order to perform sidewalk repairs.
 

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for January 5 - 11, 2012

Thursday, January 05, 2012 | 10:42 am

BLEDSOE COUNTY, SR 101 (Lantana Road) bridge repair project over Beaver Dam Creek (LM 6.39): Work on Phase 1 of this project has begun, and traffic has been shifted from the westbound to the eastbound lane.  The bridge has been reduced to one 10’ travel lane, and it is being maintained and controlled by a temporary signal for the safety of the traveling public. Estimated project completion date is September 2012. 

BRADLEY COUNTY, SR-60 (Dalton Pike) road widening from near Gilliland Road to U.S. 64 (SR-311): The contractor continues work on the project. Warning signs are posted and flaggers will be present to assist with traffic control. Estimated project completion date is June 2012. 

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of January 5-11, 2012

Thursday, January 05, 2012 | 08:55 am
BLOUNT COUNTY, TN-73 Scenic (East Lamar Alexander Parkway) at Stables Drive in Townsend:East Lamar Alexander Parkway (TN 73-Scenic) at Stables Drive, near the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in Townsend will be reduced to one lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal at various times for the bridge construction project on Stables Drive. Traffic on Stables Drive is also being controlled by a temporary traffic signal. Two travel lanes will be open on Scenic 73 during periods when the contractor is not present and during times when work activities are being performed on the opposite side of the Little River that do not require additional space alongside the roadway. The temporary traffic signals that are currently in place will be set to a cautionary flash during times that both lanes are available for travel. When the lane restriction is in place, the traffic signals will be activated to control the traffic movement one direction at a time. Motorists in this area should be alert for changing conditions, expect potential delays and use extreme caution in this area. 
 
CAMPBELL COUNTY, I-75 South near Mile Marker 155.2: Beginning Monday night, January 9, 2012, motorists should be alert for nightly lane closures through this area between the hours of 7 p.m.and 6 a.m. the following morning on Sunday through Thursday nights as crews begin work on this slide repair project. Motorists should reduce speed and use extreme caution through this area.