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TDOT Traffic Report

TDOT Traffic Report

CREATED Jul 17, 2014 - UPDATED: Jul 24, 2014

Middle Tennessee Construction

July 24 – 30, 2014

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

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-40 eastbound and westbound in order to pave set barrier rail and pavement marking installation. One lane will remain open in each direction.
  • From Now through July 2016, Anderson Road at the I-40 overpass will be closed. Detours are in place.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on I-65 over CSX Railroad, Rivergate Pkwy, Long Hollow Pike, E Cedar Street, & Mansker Creek

  • Thursday July 24 and Monday July 28 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-6AM,There will be lane closures on I-65 northbound, between MM 96 and MM 99, at the Mansker Creek, East Cedar Street and Long Hollow bridges, so that milling of wedges can be done.
  • Friday July 25, 8PM through Monday July 28, 6AM, There will be one lane closed on I-65 northbound in order to perform bridge repairs. Two lanes will remain open at the CSX and Rivergate Bridges. One lane will remain open at the Mansker Creek, East Cedar Street, and Long Hollow Pike Bridges.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on SR 254 (Old Hickory Boulevard) over Otter Creek

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 9AM-3PM, (excluding weekend),There will be a lane closure on SR 254 in order to perform bridge work.  Flaggers will be utilized.

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

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 9AM-3PM, There will be alternatingshoulder closures on I-24 eastbound and westbound and SR 840 (approximately between MM 48 and MM 57) for pull box and conduit installation and installation of guardrail.
  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternatinglane closures on I-24 (between MM 58 and Elam Road) and SR 840 eastbound (approximately between MM 48 and MM 57) for road boring and conduit installation.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Nashville Smartway ITS I-440 and I-40 Maintenance

  • Wednesday July 23, 7PM-9PM, There will be a lane closure on I-440 westbound at MM 7.0 (near I-24 interchange) to test solar panels at an RDS site.
  • Wednesday July 23, 10PM-12PM, There will a lane closure on I-40 westbound at MM 212.3 (near Fesslers Lane and Hermitage Avenue) to repair and test components of a DMS board.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Local Programs Project (Metro Public Works)

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8AM-4PM, The right lane of Harding Place eastbound will be closed from Danby Drive to Timberhill Drive in order to install sidewalks.

HUMPHREYS COUNTY, Resurfacing on I-40 from the Benton County Line to the Hickman County Line, Including Bridge Repair

  • Thursday July 24 through Friday July 25 and Sunday July 27 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-6AM, I-40 will be reduced to one lane in both directions, from MM 135 to MM 148, in order to perform milling and paving operations.  Troopers will be utilized.

MACON COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 52 from Old Highway 52 to Brattontown Circle

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30(excluding Sunday), 7AM-4PM,There will be alternating lane closures on SR 52 eastbound and westbound for guardrail installation.

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

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, (excluding Sunday), 7AM-5PM,There will be alternating lane closures on SR 10 for clearing and grubbing operations and installation of concrete barrier rail.

MAURY COUNTY, Resurfacing on I-65 from the Marshall County Line to North of SR 99

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 northbound and southbound for paving operations.

MAURY COUNTY, Local Programs Project

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8AM-4PM, There will be lane closures on SR 6 from Cayer Lane to Raider Lane in order to install barrier rail.
  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8AM-4PM, There will be alternating lane closures on James Campbell Blvd at Trotwood Avenue in order to perform intersection improvements.

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

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 96, Broad Street, Ridgely Road, and College Street for underground utility crossings.

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Resurfacing on US 231 (SR 10) from SR 96 to SR 268 (W Thompson Lane)

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on US 231 (SR 10) in order to complete cold planning, signalization and paving operations.  One lane will remain open in each direction.

SUMNER AND WILSON COUNTIES, Bridge Construction on SR 109 over the Cumberland River

  • Saturday July 26 through Tuesday July 29, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane closures with intermittent, temporary stoppage of traffic (approximately 15 minutes each) for off-loading and setting of pre-cast concrete beams.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 from SR 840 to SR 248, Interchange Modifications and Widening on SR 248 from Lewisburg Pike to west of I-65

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 1PM, There will be rolling roadblocks on I-65 northbound and southbound at MM 61.5 for blasting.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Grading, Drainage and Paving on I-65 Ramps to SR 253 (Concord Rd)

  • From now through December 2014, I-65 northbound will be reduced from 4 lanes to 3 lanes near Concord Road for ramp repairs. A lane shift will also be in place on the northbound and southbound off-ramps.

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

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 9AM-3PM, Traffic will be flagged during trench and bore pit blasting operations near the roadway.

WILSON COUNTY, Resurfacing I-40 from East of SR 26 (US 70) to the Smith County Line

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-40 eastbound and westbound for milling and paving operations.

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

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 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:

o    SR 840, Williamson, Rutherford and Wilson

o    I-24, Rutherford and Bedford

o    I-65, Williamson

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 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:

o    SR 840, Williamson, Rutherford and Wilson

o    I-24, Rutherford and Bedford

o    I-65, Williamson

TDOT Bridge Repair

Davidson County

  • Tuesday July 29, 8PM-4AM, The two right lanes of I-40 westbound will be closed, between MM 206 and MM 204, for bridge repair.  One lane and the exit ramp to 46thAvenue will remain open.

TDOT Maintenance:

Middle Tennessee

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 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:

o    I-24 Cheatham, Davidson, Montgomery and Robertson Counties

o    I-65 Davidson, Robertson, and Williamson Counties

o    I-40 Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, and Humphreys Counties 

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 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:

o    I-24 Cheatham, Montgomery and Robertson Counties

o    I-65 Maury and Robertson Counties

o    I-40 Cheatham, Dickson, Hickman and Humphreys Counties

  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, (excluding weekends), 8PM-5AM, There will be rolling roadblocks using an attenuator truck along the inside lanes of I-24, I-65, and I-40 in Davidson County to spray herbicide along the median barrier wall.
  • Thursday July 24 through Wednesday July 30, 8PM-5AM, There will be mobile operations in various locations in Davidson County for drain cleaning operations.  This will affect the shoulders or inside and outside lanes.

TDOT Region 3 Utilities

Davidson County

  • From now through Thursday July 31, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 1 (Murfreesboro Road) from Menzler Lane to Fesslers Lane in order for Piedmont Natural Gas to open cut and install a 6” gas main.
  • From now through Thursday July 31, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 106 (4000 block of Hillsboro Pike) in Green Hills in order for Jarrett Builders to install an 8” water main, 6” & 8”  sewer main, 2 public fire hydrants, and storm drainage.
  • Sunday July 27 through Friday August 1, 8PM-5AM, There will be lane closures at Charlotte Pike and 31st Avenue in order for Metro Water and Sewer to connect to an existing water line.  One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

Miscellaneous:

Davidson County

  • Sunday July 27, 7AM-12 Noon, Ellington Parkway will be closed for the Music City Triathlon. Metro police officers will be in charge of traffic control.

Montgomery County

  • Sunday July 27, 5AM-9AM, There will be a shoulder closure on I-24 at MM 11.0 in order to perform overhead utility repair.

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 web site 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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As always, drivers are reminded to use all motorist information tools wisely and Know Before You Go! by checking travel conditions before leaving for their destination. Drivers should never tweet, text or talk on a cell phone while behind the wheel.