Road Closures

Interstate 240 Widening Project Underway in Shelby County

Friday, March 18, 2011 | 10:08 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Motorists traveling through Shelby County will begin to see construction activity and lane closures on Interstate 240 as a widening project gets underway. The project will widen I-240 from State Route 385 to north of Walnut Grove Road to four lanes in each direction. More than 200,000 vehicles travel this stretch of roadway each day.
 

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for March 17 - March 23, 2011

Thursday, March 17, 2011 | 03:37 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. 
 
CLAY COUNTY, SR-52 bridge construction over New Hope Branch beginning east of New Hope Branch (LM 15.75) to the Cumberland River (LM 17.49), including grading drainage and paving:  The contractor is constructing new bridge and performing grading operations. There are no lane closures scheduled at this time. The contractor is using a flagging operation to navigate construction equipment through the project. Estimated project completion date is March 2011. 

Interstate Construction Report for March 17 - 23, 2011

Thursday, March 17, 2011 | 03:16 pm
I-24
 
REGION 3 On-Call Guardrail:Thursday March 17 through Tuesday March 22, 8PM-6AM, (each night), There will be one lane closures at various locations on interstates and state routes in Davidson, Wilson, Sumner, and Rutherford Counties for guardrail and attenuator repair.

REGION 3, On-Call Cable Barrier Repair:Thursday March 17 through Wednesday March 23, 8PM-6AM, There will be one lane closures at various locations on interstate and state routes in order to repair cable barrier rail.

REGION 3, On-Call Pavement Marking:Monday March 21 through Wednesday March 23, 7AM-7PM, There will be rolling lane closures on various State Routes in Cheatham, Hickman, and Dickson Counties in order to retrace pavement markings.

Weekly Construction Report for East Tennessee Week of March 17-23, 2011

Thursday, March 17, 2011 | 11:59 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 has been reduced to one lane controlled by a temporary traffic signal as the bridge construction project on Stables Drive begins. Traffic on Stables Drive will also be controlled by a temporary traffic signal. Motorists in this area should be alert for new 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 this new traffic condition, workers present and use extreme caution through this bridge repair project.
 

Middle Tennessee Construction March 17 – March 23, 2011

Thursday, March 17, 2011 | 10:02 am
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-40 and Robertson Road Interchange:(Recovery Act Project)
  • Saturday March 19, 6AM -8AM, Closure of two lanes each direction of I-40 for removal of overhang jacks. One lane will remain open in each direction.
  • Saturday March 19, 8AM -5PM, Closure of inside lane in each direction for demo of median barrier at bridge pier.
 

I-65 Reduced to One Lane in Giles County This Weekend for Bridge Repair

Thursday, March 17, 2011 | 09:04 am
NASHVILLE – – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will close lanes on Interstate 65 North and South in Giles County this weekend to perform bridge repair work. I-65 from mile marker 16.7 to mile marker 21.6 will be reduced to one lane in each direction beginning Friday, March 18, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. The lanes will reopen no later than Monday, March 21 at 6:00 a.m.
 

West Tennessee Weekly Construction March 16-23, 2011

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 | 03:50 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 March 16 through Wednesday March 23, 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

Interstate Construction Report for March 10-16, 2011

Thursday, March 10, 2011 | 04:54 pm
I-24
 
REGION 3 On-Call Guardrail:Thursday March 10 through Tuesday March 15, 8PM-6AM, (each night), There will be one lane closures at various locations on interstates and state routes in Davidson, Wilson, Maury, Giles, and Rutherford Counties for guardrail and attenuator repair.

REGION 3, On-Call Cable Barrier Repair:Thursday March 10 through Wednesday March 16, 8PM-6AM, There will be one lane closures at various locations on interstates and state routes in order to repair cable barrier rail.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TDOT Maintenance:Thursday March 10 through Wednesday March 16, (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 S.R. 76 Adams and Clarksville Exit, and Exit 8 is S.R. 237 Rossview Road Exit.

Weekly Construction Report for Parts of East and Middle Tennessee for March 10 - March 16, 2011

Thursday, March 10, 2011 | 03:34 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. 
 
CLAY COUNTY, SR-52 bridge construction over New Hope Branch beginning east of New Hope Branch (LM 15.75) to the Cumberland River (LM 17.49), including grading drainage and paving:  The contractor is constructing new bridge and performing grading operations. There are no lane closures