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Middle Tennessee Construction Report March 8-14th, 2012

Thursday, March 08, 2012 | 03:12am
Middle Tennessee Construction
March 8th – March 14th, 2012
 
DAVIDSON COUNTY, I-440 Eastbound from I-65 to I-24
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14: No closures scheduled.
 DAVIDSON COUNTY, Repair of 14 Bridges over I-440
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, 9AM-3PM, There will be shoulder closures on I-440 eastbound and westbound for bridge work. 
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on Hillsboro Rd. in order to repair sidewalks.
  • Thursday March 8 and Friday March 9, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-440 westbound at Murphy Rd. and Acklen Rd. for bridge work.
  • Saturday March 10 and Sunday March 11, 7AM-6PM, There will be alternating lane closures on Hillsboro Rd., Murphy Rd. and West End Ave. for guardrail work.
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Central Pike from US 70 to Stoners Creek
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on Central Pike from Lebanon Rd to Stoner’s Creek in order to perform grading work, place base stone, and install curb. Flaggers will be utilized.
DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Construction on Gallatin Rd. over the CSX Railroad
  • From now through November 2012, Gallatin Rd. will be reduced to one lane in each direction in this area.
WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 from SR 248 (Goose Creek) to SR 96
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14: No closures scheduled.
WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Construction on SR 397 (Mack Hatcher Pkwy.) from south of SR 96 to SR 6
  • Thursday March 8 and Friday March 9, 9AM-3PM, The right lane of SR 96 from Sugartree Lane to Buckingham Circle will be closed in order to relocate power lines.
DAVIDSON/SUMNER COUNTIES, Miscellaneous Safety Improvements
Local Program Project-Gateway (Korean Veterans) Blvd.
  • From now through December 2012, Traffic on 8th Ave. south and north will be reduced to one lane approaching the Lafayette St. intersection in order to construct roundabout.
WILSON COUNTY, Bridge Construction on Linwood Road over I-40
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures onI-40 eastbound and westbound for bridgework.
WILSON COUNTY, SR-171 (Mt Juliet Road) Widening: (Recovery Act Project)
  • Thursday March 8 and Wednesday March 14, 9AM–3PM, There will be temporary lane closures on Mt. Juliet Road (SR-171) northbound and southbound, from Division Street to Lebanon Rd. for installation of signal equipment and asphalt paving. 
WILSON & SUMNER COUNTIES, Bridge Construction on SR 109 over the Cumberland River
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, 8PM- 6AM, The northbound lane of SR 109 will be closed in order to pour concrete.
DAVIDSON, WILLIAMSON AND WILSON COUNTIES, Miscellaneous Safety Improvements
  • Thursday March 8 and Friday March 9, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 100 over the Harpeth River in order to perform bridge work. Flaggers will be utilized.
  • Saturday March 10 and Wednesday March 14, 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on SR 100 (LM 10.96-LM 12.17) in the West Tyne Dr. and Heady Dr. area to install pavement markings.
DAVIDSON Repair of the I-24 (Silliman Evans) Bridge over Nashville & Eastern Railroad
  • Saturday March 10 and Sunday March 11, 6AM-6PM and Monday March 12 through Wednesday March 14, 8PM-5AM, The right lane and shoulder of I-24 eastbound will be closed in order to remove the containment system.
TDOT Maintenance:
Middle Tennessee
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM, There will be possible lane closures at various locations on Interstates and State Routes in Middle Tennessee to performance Maintenance Rating Index inspections on the following routes:
I-24 Rutherford and Bedford Counties
I-65 Williamson County
SR-840 Williamson, Rutherford and Wilson Counties
 
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, (excluding weekends), 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, Williamson Counties
I-40 Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, Humphreys Counties
 
Cheatham County
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, (excluding weekends), 7PM-5AM, There will be one lane periodically closed on I-40 in both directions in Cheatham County between mile marker 186 and mile marker 192 in order to patch potholes in the concrete bridge decks. One lane will remain open.  
Davidson County
  • Thursday March 8 and Monday March 12, 7PM-1AM, I-40 eastbound on ramp from Murfreesboro Road to I-40 east will be closed for brush removal, ditch cleaning and drain cleaning. 
  • Tuesday March 13 through Wednesday March 14, 7PM-1AM, I-24 westbound on ramp from Murfreesboro Road to I-24 westwill be closed for brush removal, ditch cleaning and drain cleaning. 
Montgomery & Robertson Counties 
  • Thursday March 8 through Wednesday March 14, (excluding weekends), 9AM-12PM, There will be one lane periodically closed on I-24 in both directions in Robertson and Montgomery Counties to move equipment between mile marker 25 and mile marker 12 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway.  One lane will remain open.   
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 more information on this or any other TDOT road construction project or to view travel conditions in this area visit the TDOT SmartWay Information System web site ( http://www.tn.gov/tdot/tdotsmartway/ ). People can also dial 511 from any land-line or cellular phone to access up to date traffic conditions, or visit www.TN511.com ( http://www.tn511.com/ ). TDOT is also now on Twitter. For up to date traffic tweets for the Nashville area follow Nashville511 ( http://twitter.com/nashville511 ) on Twitter. For statewide traffic tweets just follow TN511 ( http://twitter.com/TN511 ). Motorists are reminded to use all motorist information tools responsibly. Drivers should refrain from texting, tweeting or using a mobile phone while operating a vehicle. TDOT advises drivers to “Know before you go!” by checking traffic conditions before leaving for your destination.

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