Road Closures

Middle Tennessee Construction May 26 – June 1, 2011

Thursday, May 26, 2011 | 10:42 am
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-40 and Robertson Road Interchange:(Recovery Act Project)
  • Thursday May 26 and Tuesday May 31, 8PM-5AM, Close two lanes I-40 each direction for overhead bridge work.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-65 at the junction with SR 12 (Rosa Parks Blvd.)
  • Tuesday May 31 and Wednesday June 1, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on Rosa Parks Blvd. in order to perform signal work at Dominican Dr and paint structural steel.
  • Tuesday May 31 and Wednesday June 1, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 in both directions in order to paint the structural steel.

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of May 26-June 1, 2011

Thursday, May 26, 2011 | 10:01 am
(Recovery Act Project) ANDERSON COUNTY, SR 61 Bridge over Poplar Creek in Oliver Springs: Motorists should use caution through this bridge widening project. 
 
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. 
 

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for May 26 - June 1, 2011

Thursday, May 26, 2011 | 09:54 am

SPECIAL NOTE: There will be no temporary lane closures from noon on Friday, May 27 through 6AM on Tuesday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day.

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. 

West Tennessee Construction May 25-June 1, 2011

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 | 05:00 pm
Lane Closure Report for the Week of May 25, 2011
There will be NO temporary lane closures permitted on interstates or state routes beginning at NOON on Friday, May 27 through 6:00 A.M. Tuesday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day Holiday
 
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 May 25 through Wednesday June 1, 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.
 
CARROLL COUNTY, SR1 (US70) Bridge rehabilitation and repair at log mile 11.02, 13.08, and 14.43 will result in lane closures each day. Traffic will be controlled by a temporary traffic signal with an 11 foot lane restriction

I-24 Lane Closures in Chattanooga This Weekend for Bridge Deck Repairs, Milling and Paving

Friday, May 20, 2011 | 09:54 am

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - TDOT continues work on a $5.3 million major resurfacing and repair project on I-24 from the Missionary Ridge Cut near South Crest Road at mile marker 183 to west of Chattanooga Creek near Moccasin Bend at mile marker 177.  The following work is scheduled to take place this weekend, weather permitting.

The contractor will have lane closures on I-24 East and West between mile markers 181 and 182 from Friday, May 20 at 7 p.m. through Monday, May 23 at 6 a.m. EDT.  Either one lane or two lanes will be closed for bridge deck repairs to three bridges in the ridge cut in downtown Chattanooga. The bridges are at mile marker 181.34 over Norfolk Southern Railroad, mile marker 181.43 over Dodds Avenue, and mile marker 181.53 over Westside Drive. Two lanes of traffic will be open except between the hours of 10 p.m. - 5 a.m. when only one lane may be available. 
 
Beginning Sunday evening, May 22 the contractor plans to begin milling and paving on I-24 East and West between the U.S. 27 split at mile marker 180 and Chattanooga Creek at mile marker 177.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for May 19-25, 2011

Friday, May 20, 2011 | 09:48 am

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: The contractor is constructing two new box bridges on SR-60. At this time, traffic will not be affected. In the future traffic will be shifted to a temporary roadway while the box bridges are being replaced. Estimated project completion date is April 2012. 

Interstate Construction May 19-25, 2011

Thursday, May 19, 2011 | 03:52 pm
I-24
 
REGION III, TDOT Maintenance:
  • Thursday May 19 through Wednesday May 25, 9AM-3PM, There will be possible lane closures at various locations on State Routes and Interstates in Middle Tennessee to patch potholes and for ditch cleaning.
  • Thursday May 19 through Wednesday May 25, 9AM-3PM, and 7PM-1AM, There will be mobile operations in various locations in Davidson County for vegetation control and shoulder work. This will affect the shoulders or inside and outside lanes. 

REGION III, On-Call Guardrail:Thursday May 19 through Tuesday May 24, 8PM-6AM, (each night), There will be one lane closures at various locations on interstates and state routes in Davidson, Smith, Robertson, Maury, Sumner, Dickson, Hickman, Humphreys, and Rutherford Counties for guardrail and attenuator repair.

Middle Tennessee Construction May 19 – May 25, 2011

Thursday, May 19, 2011 | 03:06 pm
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-40 and Robertson Road Interchange:(Recovery Act Project)
  • Thursday May 19 and Friday May 20, 8PM-5AM, Close one lane of I-40 each direction at White Bridge Road for bridge demolition.   
  • Saturday May 21 and Sunday May 22, 5AM-7PM, Rolling roadblocks eastbound and westbound I-40 at White Bridge Road not to exceed 30 minutes duration for beam installation.
  • Monday May 23 through Wednesday May 25, 8PM-5AM, Close two lanes I-40 each direction at White Bridge Road for overhead bridge work.
 

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of May 19-25, 2011

Thursday, May 19, 2011 | 09:50 am
(Recovery Act Project) ANDERSON COUNTY, SR 61 Bridge over Poplar Creek in Oliver Springs: Motorists should use caution through this bridge widening project. 
 
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.