Road Closures

Interstate Construction Report for August 4 - 10, 2011

Thursday, August 04, 2011 | 01:46 pm
I-24
 
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday August 4 through Wednesday August 10, (excluding weekends), 9AM-4PM, There will be one lane closed periodically on I-24 westbound in Montgomery County between mile marker 8 and mile marker 11 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway. One lane will remain open. Exit 11 is State Route 76 (Adams and Clarksville Exit), and Exit 8 is State Route 237 (Rossview Road Exit). 

ROBERTSON COUNTY, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday August 4 through Wednesday August 10, (excluding weekends), 9AM-4PM, There will be one lane closed periodically on I-24 in both directions in Robertson County between mile marker 25 and mile marker 18 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). 

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Repair of the I-24 (Silliman Evans) Bridge over Nashville & Eastern Railroad:Thursday August 4 through Wednesday August 10: No closures scheduled. 

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. 
 

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for August 4 - 10, 2011

Thursday, August 04, 2011 | 01:45 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 the project. Traffic flow should have minimal interruptions. Utility work will be taking place on the Hopewell end of the project right-of-way throughout the week. Estimated project completion date is April 2012. 

Middle Tennessee Construction August 4 – August 10, 2011

Thursday, August 04, 2011 | 01:30 pm
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on Elm Hill Pike over I-40
  • Thursday August 4 through Wednesday August 10: No closures scheduled.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-65 at the junction with SR 12 (Rosa Parks Blvd.)
  • Thursday August 4 through Wednesday August 10, 9PM-5AM and Saturday August 6 and Sunday August 7, 6AM-6PM, There will be alternating lane closures on Rosa Parks Blvd. in order to install signals, lighting, pavement markings, and bridge grooving.
  • Thursday August 4 through Saturday August 6, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 northbound and southbound in order to install pavement marking.
 

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of August 4-10, 2011

Wednesday, August 03, 2011 | 08:07 pm
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 East Broadway near East Lincoln Road:Motorists should be alert for flag persons directing traffic at various times daily through this intersection project. Motorists should be alert for workers and equipment present and use 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.
 

West Tennessee Weekly Construction August 3-10, 2011

Wednesday, August 03, 2011 | 03:39 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 August 3 through Wednesday August 10, 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
 

U.S. Hwy. 41 Truss Bridge in Marion County to be Temporarily Closed

Tuesday, August 02, 2011 | 10:05 am

Bridge over Tennessee River at Nickajack Closed for Geotechnical Drilling

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Beginning Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. CDT, TDOT will close the truss bridge on U.S. Hwy. 41 over the Tennessee River at Nickajack Lake in Marion County so geotechnical engineers can safely conduct drilling and testing in the river below. The testing is expected to take several days, and the bridge will be closed to traffic until testing is complete. Detours will be posted.

Middle Tennessee Construction July 28 – August 3, 2011

Friday, July 29, 2011 | 08:30 am
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on Elm Hill Pike over I-40
  • Thursday July 28 through Wednesday August 3: No closures scheduled.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-65 at the junction with SR 12 (Rosa Parks Blvd.)
  • Thursday July 28 through Wednesday August 3, 9PM-5AM and Saturday July 30, 6AM-6PM, There will be alternating lane closures on Rosa Parks Blvd. in order to install traffic and pedestrian signals and pave.
  • Thursday July 28 through Wednesday August 3, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 northbound and southbound in order to pave the tie ins at the ramps, removal of barrier rail, and pavement marking.
 

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for July 28 - August 3, 2011

Thursday, July 28, 2011 | 03:45 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 the project. Traffic flow should have minimal interruptions. Utility work will be taking place on the Hopewell end of the project right-of-way throughout the week. Estimated project completion date is April 2012. 

Interstate Construction Report for July 28 - August 3, 2011

Thursday, July 28, 2011 | 03:14 pm
I-24
 
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Resurfacing on I-24 from KY State Line to SR 76:Thursday July 28 through Sunday July 31, 8PM-6AM, There will be one lane closed on I-24 eastbound and westbound from MM 11.0 to MM 0.0 for paving operations.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday July 28 through Wednesday August 3, (excluding weekends), 9AM-4PM, There will be one lane closed periodically on I-24 westbound in Montgomery County between mile marker 8 and mile marker 11 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway. One lane will remain open. Exit 11 is State Route 76 (Adams and Clarksville Exit), and Exit 8 is State Route 237 (Rossview Road Exit).

ROBERTSON COUNTY, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday July 28 through Wednesday August 3, (excluding weekends), 9AM-4PM, There will be one lane closed periodically on I-24 in both directions in Robertson County between mile marker 25 and mile marker 18 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). 

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of July 28-August 3, 2011

Thursday, July 28, 2011 | 12:58 pm
(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.