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TDOT Traffic Report

CREATED Jul 17, 2014 - UPDATED: Oct 30, 2014 | 10:12 AM
 
Middle Tennessee Construction
October 30-November 5, 2014
 
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 I-65 over CSX Railroad, Rivergate Pkwy, Long Hollow Pike, E Cedar Street, & Mansker Creek
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-6AM, (excluding Sunday November 2), There will be lanes closures on I-65 northbound and southbound, from MM 96 to MM 99 so that milling, paving, and expansion joints may be done.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Pedestrian Crosswalk Bridge Repair over I-40 near 2nd Avenue
·          Wednesday October 29 through Tuesday November 4, 9PM-5AM, There will be a lane closure on I-40 in both directions, from MM 212 to MM 209, and on I-24 in both directions, from MM 49 to MM 48, for installation of construction signs.
 
Look Ahead:
·          Monday November 10 through Thursday November 13, 9PM-5AM, There will be lane closures on I-40 in both directions, between MM 210 and MM 211, for repairs to the pedestrian crosswalk bridge. Two lanes will remain open westbound and one lane will remain open eastbound.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Grading, Drainage, and Paving of I-40 West Exit Ramp at Church Street
Look Ahead:
·          Friday November 7, 9PM through Monday November 10, 5AM, The exit ramp from I-40 West to Church Street will be closed to excavate and relocate the existing 24” water main.
·          Friday November 14, 9PM through Monday November 17, 5AM, The exit ramp from I-40 West to Church Street will be closed to excavate and relocate the existing 24” water main.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Installation of Interchange Lighting on SR 386 (Vietnam Veterans Blvd) at the Junction of Conference Drive
·          From now through Wednesday December 31, 7AM-4PM, There will be shoulder closures on Vietnam Veterans Blvd at Conference Drive for installation of lighting.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on SR 45 (Old Hickory Blvd) from US 31W (US 41/SR 11/Dickerson Pike) to US 31E (SR 6/Gallatin Pike)
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-6AM, There will be a lane closure on Old Hickory Blvd from Dickerson Pike to Gallatin Pike so that milling, concrete work, and paving can be done.
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Retracing of Pavement Markings on Various Interstate and State Routes
·          Thursday October 30 and Wednesday November 5, 9AM-3PM, There will be rolling roadblocks on the following routes so that testing of roadway striping may be done. Troopers will be utilized. All testing is weather dependent. All testing schedules are subject to change.
o    Thursday October 30 – I-24 at MM 43.7, 44.3, and 52.5; SR 386 (Vietnam Veteran Blvd) at MM 1.4
o    Wednesday November 5 – I-65 at MM 92.9, 93.9, and 95.3
 
DAVIDSON AND RUTHERFORD COUNTIES, Nashville Smartway ITS I-24 Expansion Project
·          Thursday October 30through Wednesday November 5, 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 pull box installation and conduit proving/repairs.
 
MACON COUNTY, Reconstruction of SR 10 from south of Goose Creek to SR 52
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 7AM-5PM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 10 for clearing and grubbing operations, blasting operations and utility relocation.
 
MAURY COUNTY, Repair of SR 396W (Saturn Parkway) ramp to US 31S (SR 6)
·          Thursday October 30 and Friday October 31, 8AM-6PM, There will be lane shifts on the ramp from SR 396 West (Saturn Pkwy) to US 31 South (SR 6) in order to perform ramp repairs. Temporary lane shifts are also possible on US 31 (SR 6).
 
RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Construction of New Interchange on SR 1 (Broad St) at SR 10/SR 96 (Memorial Blvd/Old Fort Pkwy)
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 96, Broad Street, Ridgely Road, and College Street for underground utility crossings.
 
WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Grading, Drainage and Paving on I-65 Ramps to SR 253 (Concord Rd)
·          Wednesday October 29 through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-6AM, There will be lane closures at the intersection of Concord Road and MacArthur Drive and the intersection of Concord Road and Lipscomb Drive so that drilling for signal poles may be done.
 
WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Widening of SR 253 (Concord Rd) from Sunset Road to Nolensville Road
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 9AM-3PM, Traffic will be flagged during paving operations.
 
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 October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 1 PM, (excluding weekends), There will be rolling road blocks on I-65 in both directions between MM 61 and MM 63 for blasting.
·          Wednesday November 5, 8PM-5AM, There will be a lane closure on I-65 in both directions at mile marker 61.5 (Exit 61/Peytonsville Road/Goose Creek Bypass) for milling and paving.
 
Miscellaneous Safety Improvements on Various State Routes
Bedford County*
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 6AM–8PM, There will be temporary lane closures on SR 269, from Fairfield Pike to SR 64 in Wartrace, order to install various safety improvements.
Lincoln County*
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 6AM – 8PM, There will be temporary lane closures on US 231 (SR 10), from north of Warden Road in Fayetteville to the Lincoln-Moore County line, in order to install various safety improvements. 
Marshall County*
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 6AM – 8PM, There will be temporary lane closures on SR 99, from SR 11 near Chapel Hill to SR 16 near Eagleville in Rutherford County, in order to install various safety improvements.
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 6AM – 8PM, There will be temporary lane closures on SR 272, from Lewisburg city limits to Anes Station Road, in order to install various safety improvements. 
*Most closures will involve shoulder work; however, temporary closures of one lane with flagging operation will be used when shoulder is too narrow to permit safe travel. Striping will utilize mobile operations.
Relensing of Snowplowable Pavement Markers on Various Interstates and State Routes
·          Monday November 3through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-6AM, There will be moving lane closures at the following locations in order to relense snowplowable markers.
Cheatham County
o    I-24 from MM 28 to 31
Davidson County
o    I-24 from MM 32 to 44, 51 to 53, and 56 to 63
o    I-40 from MM 191 to 203 and 209 to 213
o    I-65 from MM 74 to 83 and 89 to 95
o    SR 11 (Nolensville Pike) from Shane Point Place to Kinhawk Drive
o    SR 100 from Williamson-Davidson County line to Heady Drive
o    SR 155 (Briley Parkway) from I-40 to Interchange 11, I-24 to SR 12 (Ashland City Highway), and Centennial Blvd to Robertson Ave
 
Performance Based Maintenance Work on I-24, I-65 and SR 840
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 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 October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 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 Maintenance:
Middle Tennessee
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 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 October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 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
 
Davidson County
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-5AM, There will be mobile operations in various locations for drain cleaning operations. This will affect the shoulders or inside and outside lanes.
·          Thursday October 30 through Wednesday November 5, 8PM-5AM, There will be mobile operations on I-40 between Demonbreun Street and Rosa Parks Blvd for drain inspection. This will affect the shoulders or inside and outside lanes.
·          Thursday October 30, 9AM-3PM, There will be one lane closed on I-24 eastbound at MM 43 (SR 155/Briley Pkwy) to repair asphalt.  One lane will remain open at all times.
 
 
TDOT Region 3 Utilities
Davidson County
·          Sunday November 2, 6:30AM–12Noon, There will be rolling roadblocks on I-40 in both directions, near MM 242.0 in Lebanon, in order for MTEMC to replace conductors. 
·          Monday November 3 through Monday December 15, 9AM-2:30PM, There will be lane closures on SR 24 (Charlotte Pike) from Sawyer Brown Road to SR 251 (Old Hickory Blvd) in order for NES to replace existing poles and anchors.
·          Monday November 3 through Monday November 17, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 45 (Old Hickory Blvd) at 32nd Street in the Lakewood Community in order for SBW Constructors to open-cut into the roadway and install 8” sewer line in the southbound and outside lanes.
·          From now through Friday November 7, 9AM-3PM, There will be lane closures on SR 24 (Lebanon Road) in both directions, between the 1800 and 2100 blocks, in order for Piedmont Gas to renew four ¾” gas lines.
·          From now through Sunday November 9, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 106 (21st Avenue), north of Grand Avenue, in order for Metro Water to install 10” sewer main, 10” storm water connection, new fire hydrant assembly.
·          From now through Wednesday November 26, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 1 (Murfreesboro Road), from Menzle Lane to Fesslers Lane, in order for Piedmont Natural Gas to open cut and install a 6” gas main.
·          From now through Wednesday December 17, 9AM–3PM, There will be lane closures on SR 45 (Old Hickory Blvd) from Brick Church Pike to Dickerson Pike in order for NES to rebuild a pole line.
 
Miscellaneous Non-TDOT Projects
Instituform Technologies
·          Monday November 3 through Friday November 21, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 11 (Dickerson Pike), from Ben Allen Road to E Trinity Lane, in order to perform maintenance on sanitary sewer lines.
 
HCA 
·          Now through Wednesday April 29, 2015, 6AM, The on-ramp to I-40 westbound from Charlotte Avenue (downtown) will be closed for 5-10 minutes for blasting operations in the area. This will occur weekly, Tuesdays through Saturdays.
 

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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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.