TDOT Traffic Report

TDOT Traffic Report

CREATED Jul 17, 2014 - UPDATED: Jul 10, 2015

Middle Tennessee Construction
July 9-16, 2015

 BEDFORD COUNTY, Reconstruction of US 231 (SR 10)

  •  From now through November 2015, Traffic will be reduced from four (4) to two (2) lanes on US 231 (SR 10) in Shelbyville due to utility and grading operations. One lane will remain open in each direction with an added turning lane.

CHEATHAM COUNTY, Bridge Replacement on I-40 over the Harpeth River

  • From now through July 2016, Anderson Road at the I-40 overpass will be closed. Detours are in place.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on SR 45 (Old Hickory Blvd) over the Cumberland River

  • From now through November 2015, Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction on SR 45 in Old Hickory due to bridge repair. One lane will remain open in each direction.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Rehabilitation on I-40 at Charlotte Avenue, Johnston Avenue, Clinton Street, and Herman Street

  • From now through September 2015, 7AM-5PM, There will be a lane closure on 12th Avenue northbound, including the sidewalk and bike lane, to allow worker access to the median of I-40.
  • Thursday July 9 through Friday July 24, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-40 in both directions, between Herman Street and Charlotte Avenue, so that concrete barrier can be set and demolition may be performed.
  • Monday July 13 through Monday August 17, There will be a lane closure on Jo Johnston Avenue eastbound, between 11th Avenue and George L Davis Blvd. The westbound lane will remain open. All lanes of Jo Johnston under I-40, between George L David Blvd and Frontage Road, will be closed for bridge repairs. Detours are in place.

LOOK AHEAD:

  • Friday July 24, 8PM through Monday July 27, 6AM, All lanes of I-40 along the “South Loop” of downtown Nashville will be closed, from the I-40/I-65 split west of downtown to the I-40/I-65 split south of downtown, for bridge repairs. Detours will be in place.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 from Trinity Lane to Dickerson Pike

  • From now through Friday July 31, Ewing Drive will be closed from Hillhurst Drive to Richmond Hills Drive for bridge construction. Detours are in place.
  • From now through Friday July 10, 9PM-5AM, There will be a lane closure on I-65 southbound at MM 92 (Old Hickory Blvd) to allow for the installation of noise wall posts and panels.

DAVIDSON AND RUTHERFORD COUNTIES, Nashville Smartway ITS I-24 Expansion Project

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM–3PM, There will be alternating shoulder closures on I-24 (approximately between MM 58 and Elam Road) and SR 840 (approximately between MM 48 and MM 57) for pole installation, electrical service work, fiber optic cabling installation, conduit installation/proving/repairs, and staging of overhead sign structures.
  • Thursday July 9, 8PM–6AM, There will be short-term lane closures on I-24 in both directions near MM 58, 65, and 77 for texture coating new median barrier overhead sign structure footing.

DAVIDSON AND RUTHERFORD COUNTIES, Removal & Replacement of HOV Signing & Thermoplastic Markings on Various Interstates

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be a shoulder closure on I-24, including on-ramps, from the Davidson County line to SR 231 (Shelbyville Hwy) for HOV sign installation.

MACON COUNTY, Reconstruction of SR 10 from south of Goose Creek to SR 52

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 7AM-5PM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 10 for clearing and grubbing operations, blasting operations, and utility relocation.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Grading, Drainage, and Paving on SR 112 (US 41A/Madison Street)

  • Sunday July 19, 7PM through Wednesday July 22, 4PM, SR 112 eastbound will be reduced to one lane for utility relocation construction in front of Clarksville Gas & Water Department.

ROBERTSON AND SUMNER COUNTIES, Pavement Repair on I-65 from South of Honey Run Creek to North of Highland Road

  • Sunday July 12 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 in both directions, from MM 114 to MM 117, for final pavement markings, snowplowable marker installation, and pavement scoring.

ROBERTSON AND SUMNER COUNTIES, SmartWay ITS I-65 (North of Nashville) Expansion Project

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be a shoulder closure on I-65 southbound, from MM 97 to MM 110, and I-65 northbound, from MM 93.77 to MM 108, for trenching and conduit installation.

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Construction of New Interchange on SR 1 (Broad St) at SR 10/SR 96 (Memorial Blvd/Old Fort Pkwy)

  • Thursday July 9 and Monday July 13 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on Old Fort Pkwy (SR 96) and College Street for potential underground utility crossings. One lane will remain open in each direction.

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 840 from near I-24 to West Fork Stone River Bridge

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 840 in both directions, approximately from MM 53 to MM 55, in order to mill and pave the roadway. One lane will remain open in each direction.

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Resurfacing of I-24 from East of SR 840 to Stones River Bridge

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-24 in both directions, from MM 74 to MM 79, in order to pave the roadway and epoxy overlay bridges. At least one lane will remain open in each direction.
  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-6AM, The I-24 eastbound on- and off-ramps at Medical Center Parkway and SR 96 will be temporarily closed in order to pave the roadway.
  • Saturday July 11, 8AM-5PM, There will be temporary shoulder closures on I-24 westbound on-ramp at Medical Center Parkway, near MM 76, in order to adjust an existing catch basin in the gore area.

SUMNER COUNTY, Miscellaneous Safety Improvements on SR 258 (New Shackle Island Road) at Intersection of Stop Thirty Road and Old Shackle Island Road

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be a temporary, intermittent lane closure on New Shackle Road at Stop Thirty Road to allow trucks hauling material to enter the roadway. Flaggers will be utilized.

SUMNER COUNTY, Resurfacing on US 31E (SR 6) from North of SR 52 to the Kentucky State line

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 7AM-5PM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 6 in both directions, from north of SR 52 in Westmoreland to the Kentucky State line, for shoulder fog sealing and final striping.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on I-65 from the Maury County line to North of SR 840

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-6AM (excluding Saturday), There will be a lane closure on I-65 in both directions, from MM 53 to MM 59.5, for milling and paving operations. At least one lane will remain open at all times.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 96 from Arno Road to Cox Road

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be temporary lane closures on SR 96 from Arno Road (LM 14.66) to Cox Road (LM 20.6) for milling operations. Traffic will be flagged and uniformed officers will be utilized.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Widening of SR 253 (Concord Rd) from Sunset Road to Nolensville Road

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, Traffic will be flagged during construction operations as needed.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, SmartWay ITS I-65 (South of Nashville) Expansion Project

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be a shoulder closure on SR 840 from MM 30 to MM 34 for trenching and conduit installation.
  • Thursday July 9 through Friday July 10, 9PM-6AM, There will be a lane closure on SR 840 from MM 28 to MM 31 to install bridge conduit.

WILSON COUNTY, Interchange Lighting at I-40 and SR 171 (Mt Juliet Road)

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 8, 9AM-3PM, There will be shoulder closures on I-40 in both directions in order to install underground conduit. All lanes will remain open.

WILSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 109 from North of US 70 (SR 24/ Lebanon Road) to the Cumberland River Bridge

  • Monday July 13 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 109 for paving operations.

WILSON COUNTY, Misc Safety Improvements on US 231 (SR 10/ Cumberland Street) at US 70 (SR 24/ Main Street)

  • Sunday July 12, 6PM-6AM, and Monday July 13, 8PM-6AM, There will be temporary lane closures on US 231 and US 70 in order to finalize crosswalk construction within the Lebanon Town Square. Traffic will be flagged as needed.

Performance Based Maintenance Work on I-24, I-65 and SR 840

Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be possible lane closures at the following locations on State Routes and Interstates in Middle Tennessee to patch potholes on an as-needed basis:

  • SR 840, Williamson, Rutherford and Wilson
  • I-24, Rutherford and Bedford 
  • I-65, Williamson

Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-5AM, There will be possible lane closures at the following locations on State Routes and Interstates in Middle Tennessee to repair guardrail on an as-needed basis:

  • SR 840, Williamson, Rutherford and Wilson
  • I-24, Rutherford and Bedford
  • I-65, Williamson

TDOT Maintenance:

Middle Tennessee

*Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be possible lane closures at various locations on State Routes and Interstates in Middle Tennessee to patch potholes on an as-needed basis:

  • I-24 Cheatham, Davidson, Montgomery and Robertson Counties
  • I-65 Davidson, Robertson, and Williamson Counties
  • I-40 Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, and Humphreys Counties

Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be possible lane closures at various locations on State Routes and Interstates in Middle Tennessee for tree trimming and removal on an as-needed basis:

I-24 Cheatham, Montgomery and Robertson Counties

I-65 Maury and Robertson Counties

I-40 Cheatham, Dickson, Hickman and Humphreys Counties

Davidson County

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-5AM, There will be mobile operations in various locations for sweeping operations. This will affect the shoulders or inside and outside lanes.
  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on Briley Parkway (SR 155) in both directions, between County Hospital Road and James Ave, in order to mill the roadway.
  • Thursday July 9, 9PM-3AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 in both directions at Wilson Pike (SR 252) to perform bridge deck survey.
  • Thursday July 9, 8PM-5AM, There will be a lane closure on I-24 eastbound at MM 89.5 to repair damage caused by a vehicle fire.
  • Wednesday July 15, 8PM-3AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 in both directions at MM 87 on the bridge over Trinity Lane for deck survey. Two lanes will remain open.

TDOT Region 3 Utilities

Davidson County

  • From now through Monday August 31, 7PM–6AM, There will be a lane closure on SR 45 (Old Hickory Blvd) northbound, from 26th Street to Hadley Ave in the Lakewood community in order for Cumberland Valley Construction to install 16” transmission water line.
  • From now through Saturday July 25, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane closures on SR 11 (Nolensville Pike) eastbound, between Walsh Road and Woodycrest Ave, in order to perform boring and potholing operations.
  • From now through Saturday July 25, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane closures on SR 1 (Murfreesboro Road) northbound, between Fesslers Lane and Fairfield Drive, in order for Bechtel Infrastructure-Google Fiber to perform boring and potholing operations.
  • From now through Saturday July 25, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane closures on SR 31 (8th Ave South) westbound, between Edgehill Ave and Wedgewood Ave, in order to perform boring and potholing operations.
  • From now through Saturday July 25, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane closures on SR 24 (Charlotte Avenue), between American Road and 10th Avenue North, in order for Bechtel Infrastructure-Google Fiber to perform boring and potholing operations.
  • Sunday July 19 through Tuesday July 21, 8PM-5AM, There will be lane closures on SR 1 (Murfreesboro Road) in both directions in the 700 block in order to renew a 2” water service line for Midway Motel.

Dickson County

  • Sunday July 19, 6AM-8AM, There will be a rolling roadblock on I-40 in both directions at MM 169 and MM 171 in order to remove retired TVA lines.

Miscellaneous Non-TDOT Projects

City of Brentwood / Stansell Electric

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, (excluding weekend), There will be alternating lane closures on SR 6 (Franklin Road), from South of Chadwick Drive to Executive Center Drive in Brentwood, to install drilled shaft foundations.

Metro Nashville Davidson County

  • Monday July 13 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be a lane closure on Harding Place eastbound, from Nolensville Pike (SR 11) to the entrance ramp to I-24, so that barrier rail and barrels may be placed. There will also be temporary stoppages of traffic in this area.

Please see make special note of the closures below:

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Rehabilitation on I-40 at Charlotte Avenue, Johnston Avenue, Clinton Street, and Herman Street

  • Thursday July 9 through Friday July 24, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-40 in both directions, between Herman Street and Charlotte Avenue, so that concrete barrier can be set and demolition may be performed.
  • Monday July 13 through Monday August 17, There will be a lane closure on Jo Johnston Avenue eastbound, between 11th Avenue and George L Davis Blvd. The westbound lane will remain open. All lanes of Jo Johnston under I-40, between George L David Blvd and Frontage Road, will be closed for bridge repairs. Detours are in place.


MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Grading, Drainage, and Paving on SR 112 (US 41A/Madison Street)

  • Sunday July 19, 7PM through Wednesday July 22, 4PM, SR 112 eastbound will be reduced to one lane for utility relocation construction in front of Clarksville Gas & Water Department.


WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 96 from Arno Road to Cox Road

  • Thursday July 9 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be temporary lane closures on SR 96 from Arno Road (LM 14.66) to Cox Road (LM 20.6) for milling operations. Traffic will be flagged and uniformed officers will be utilized.
  • WILSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 109 from North of US 70 (SR 24/ Lebanon Road) to the Cumberland River Bridge
  • Monday July 13 through Wednesday July 15, 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 109 for paving operations.

TDOT Maintenance:
Davidson County

  • Thursday July 9, 9PM-3AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 in both directions at Wilson Pike (SR 252) to perform bridge deck survey.


Motorists are encouraged to use caution and obey reduced speed limits in all TDOT work zones, regardless of lane closure activity.  Information in this report is provided to the Department of Transportation by the contractors.  Most work is weather dependent and subject to change due to inclement weather.  For travel information, visit the TDOT SmartWay website at www.tn.gov/tdot/tdotsmartway or call 5‑1‑1.  You can also receive traffic alerts via TDOT’s multiple Twitter feeds, including statewide traffic tweets @TN511 or Nashville area alerts @Nashville511
 
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