Road Closures

Middle Tennessee Construction October 20 – October 26, 2011

Thursday, October 20, 2011 | 09:50 am
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24
  • Thursday October 20 through Wednesday October 26: No closures scheduled.
 
DAVIDSON AND SUMNER COUNTIES, Safety Improvements on SR 386 (Vietnam Veterans Blvd.)
  • Thursday October 20 and Friday October 21, 10PM-6AM, There will be two lanes of I-65 northbound closed from MM 94.0-MM 95.0 in order to stripe the roadway.
 

Middle Tennessee Construction October 13 – October 19, 2011

Friday, October 14, 2011 | 07:42 am
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24
  • Thursday October 13 through Saturday October 15, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-440 eastbound in order to install barrier rail.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 ramp to Old Hickory Blvd (Brentwood)
  • Thursday October 13, 9PM-5AM, The center turn lane on Old Hickory Blvd. westbound to I-65 southbound will be closed in order to restripe the roadway. 
 

Interstate Construction Report for October 13-19, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011 | 02:49 pm
I-24
 
CHEATHAM and ROBERTSON COUNTIES, TDOT Maintenance:
  • Thursday October 13 through Wednesday October 19, (excluding weekends), 9AM-12PM,  There will be one lane periodically closed on I-24 in both directions in Robertson County to move equipment between mile marker 25 and mile marker 17.20 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway. One lane will remain open. This is between exit 24 (Springfield and Ashland City) and exit 19 (Adams).
  • Thursday October 13 through Wednesday October 19, (excluding weekends), 9AM-12PM, There will be one lane periodically closed on I-24 in both directions in Cheatham and Robertson Counties to move equipment between mile marker 32 and mile marker 17.20 in order to do chemical control of vegetation. One lane will remain open. This is between exit 31 (New Hope Road) and exit 19 (Adams).

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for October 13 - 19, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011 | 01:55 pm

BRADLEY COUNTY, SR-60 (Dalton Pike) road widening from near Gilliland Road to U.S. 64 (SR-311): The contractor will be clearing, relocating utilities, and building substructures and will use a flagging operation to navigate construction equipment through the project. Estimated project completion date is June 2012. 

BRADLEY COUNTY, SR-60 construction of two concrete box bridges over Greasy Creek (LM 21.02) and Branch Creek (LM 24.28) including grading, drainage and paving: Work continues on both the Georgetown and Hopewell ends of the project. Traffic is using a temporary detour while culvert construction takes place. Traffic flow should have minimal interruptions. Estimated project completion date is April 2012. 

West Tennessee Construction October 12-19, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011 | 01:05 pm
CARROLL COUNTY, SR-436  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
Wednesday October 12 through Wednesday October 19, 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.
 
DECATUR COUNTY, US 412 (SR 20) Widening Project:  Motorists should be alert for temporary lane closures each day along US412 (State Route 20) from near the Henderson County line to Bear Creek Rd. as crews work to widen the road.
Wednesday October 12 through Wednesday October 19, 6:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.: There will be temporary lane closures each day for excavation, with flagmen present. Watch for haul trucks entering roadway. One lane traffic with flagmen.
 

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of October 13-19, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011 | 08:20 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. 
 
BLOUNT COUNTY, SR 33 Bridge over Little River at Log Mile 16.9:  Motorists should be alert for a lane closure which will reduce the roadway to one lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal. Motorists should be alert for workers present and use extreme caution through this bridge repair project.
 

Interstate Construction Report for October 6 - 12, 2011

Thursday, October 06, 2011 | 02:39 pm
I-24
 
CHEATHAM and ROBERTSON COUNTIES, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday October 6 through Wednesday October 12, (excluding weekends), 9AM-12PM, There will be one lane periodically closed on I-24 in both directions in Cheatham and Robertson Counties to move equipment between mile marker 32 and mile marker 17.20 in order to do chemical control of vegetation. One lane will remain open. This is between exit 31 (New Hope Road) and exit 19 (Adams).

ROBERTSON COUNTY, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday October 6 through Wednesday October 12, (excluding weekends), 9AM-12 Noon,  There will be one lane periodically closed on I-24 in both directions in Robertson County to move equipment between mile marker 25 and mile marker 17.20 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway. One lane will remain open. This is between exit 24 (Springfield and Ashland City) and exit 19 (Adams).

US 231 Reduced to One Lane in Rutherford County This Weekend for Bridge Repair

Thursday, October 06, 2011 | 02:13 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) contract crews will close lanes on US 231 (State Route 10) North and South in Rutherford County this weekend in order to perform repairs to the bridge that crosses over the Stones River. The bridge is located just south of the I-24 interchange on US 231. US 231 over the Stones River will be reduced to one lane in each direction beginning Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 6:00 a.m. The lanes will reopen no later than Monday, October 10 at 5:00 a.m.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for October 6 - 12, 2011

Thursday, October 06, 2011 | 01:13 pm

INTERSTATE RESURFACING, RECONSTRUCTION AND BRIDGE PROJECTS 

HAMILTON COUNTY, I-24 resurfacing beginning west of Chattanooga Creek (LM 6.18 / MM 177) to near Crest Rd. (LM 11.35 / MM 183), including bridge deck repair:  The contractor has completed all contract items. A final inspection is scheduled for this time period and the contractor may need either one lane or two lanes closed (only 10PM-5AM) to address punchlist items. At least one lane of traffic will be maintained at all times.  THP will assist with traffic control. Estimated project completion date is October 2011.
 
HAMILTON COUNTY, I-75 design-build project from Enterprise South interchange (Exit 9) to SR-317 (Apison Pike) at Old Lee Hwy.: The contractor is constructing the new bridge to connect the interchange at Exit 9 to SR-317 at Old Lee Hwy. Estimated completion date is January 2012. 
 
MARION COUNTY, I-24 at Exit 152 construction of a concrete Bulb-Tee beam bridge on U.S. 72 (SR-27) including grading, drainage, and paving: The contractor continues work on the bridge. Any interstate lane closures on I-24 will be at nighttime between 6PM-6AM. Flaggers and THP will assist with traffic control as needed. Estimated project completion date is September 2012. 

Middle Tennessee Construction October 6 – October 12, 2011

Thursday, October 06, 2011 | 12:04 pm
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24
  • Monday October 10 through Wednesday October 12, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-440 eastbound in order to install barrier rail.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 ramp to Old Hickory Blvd (Brentwood)
  • Saturday October 8, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on the southbound I-65 off ramp to Old Hickory Blvd. and westbound OHB at I-65 to restripe the roadway.