Improvements Coming to Franklin Road and Harding Place/Battery Lane Intersection

Friday, September 01, 2017 | 2:58pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will begin work on a project to improve the intersection at U.S. 31/State Route 6 (Franklin Road) and State Route 255 (Harding Place/Battery Lane) starting this Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

The project scope includes extending the existing left turn lane on Battery Lane and adding additional left turn lanes on Harding Place and the north side of Franklin Road.

Temporary lane closures for the project will be done at night between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. There will also be long term lane closures at various project stages to accommodate the required widening work.

The contract completion date is April 30, 2018. The contract was awarded to Sessions Paving Company, who had the low bid of $1,465,105.35.

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