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Middle Tennessee Construction Report, August 2nd-8th, 2012

Thursday, August 02, 2012 | 03:29am

Middle Tennessee Construction

August 2nd- August 8th, 2012

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Repair of 14 Bridges over I-440

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 9AM-3PM, There will be shoulder closures on I-440 westbound under the Murphy Rd. Bridge to clean out access hatches.
  • Saturday August 4 and Sunday August 5, 7AM-6PM, There will be alternating closures on Hillsboro Rd. in order to work on expansion joints.
  • Monday August 6 through Wednesday August 8, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating closures on Hillsboro Rd. in order to work on expansion joints.

 

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.

 

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Rehabilitation on I-24 over Main St. and Woodland St.

  • Thursday August 2 and Monday August 6 through Tuesday August 7, 8PM–5AM, There will be a temporary lane closures on Main Street and Woodland Street, from South Fifth Street to Interstate Drive to perform bridge repairs and install overhang falsework.  One lane will remain open.
  • Friday August 3, 9PM through Monday August 6, 5AM, I-24 eastbound and westbound will be closed from the I-24/I-40 split east of downtown to remove existing bridge deck and install bridge deck panels.  Main St. and Woodland St., from South Fifth St. to Interstate Drive will also be closed.  Detours will be in place.
  • Thursday August 2 and Monday August 6 through Tuesday August 7, 9PM–5AM, The right lane of I-24 westbound will be temporarily closed from MM 50.0 to MM 48.2 in order to pour overhang on bridges.  Two lanes will remain open.

 

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Repair of the I-24 (Silliman Evans) Bridge over Nashville & Eastern Railroad

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 10, 9AM-3PM, (excluding weekends), There will be alternating lane closures on Hermitage Ave. for painting operations.
  • Friday August 3 through Sunday August 5, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on Hermitage Ave. for painting operations.
  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-24 eastbound and westbound for painting operations.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Construction on Dickerson Rd. over Dry Creek

  • From now through April 2013, Dickerson Rd. will be reduced to one lane in each direction from Dry Creek Rd. to Robert Cartwright Dr. in Goodlettsville (LM 22.09).

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Bridge Repair on Lebanon Road over Browns Creek

  • Thursday August 2, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on Lebanon Rd. in order to pour the bridge deck.  Flaggers will be utilized.

DAVIDSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on Old Hickory Blvd. from US 431 to US 31/W/41

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 9AM-3PM, (excluding Saturday and Sunday), There will be alternating lane closures on Old Hickory Blvd. from Whites Creek Pike to Dickerson Rd. in order to pave, fog seal, and place pavement markings on the roadway. Flaggers will be utilized.

 
MAURY COUNTY, Bridge Construction on SR 50 over I-65

  • From now through June 2013, SR 50 will be reduced to one lane in this area due to repair of the bridge.  Signalization will in place.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Widening of I-65 from SR 248 to SR 96

  • Thursday August 2, 8PM-12 Midnight, The left lane of I-65 northbound will be closed at MM 64.0 to install an overhead sign structure. One lane will remain open.
  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 8PM-5AM, (excluding Saturday and Sunday), The right lane of I-65 southbound between MM 62.0 and MM 65.0 will be closed for paving operations.  One lane will remain open.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on Moore’s Lane (SR 441) from SR6 to I-65

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 10PM-6AM, (excluding Saturday), There will be alternating lane closures on Moore’s Lane in order to install signal loops, pave, and place pavement markings on the roadway.

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, I-40 Widening from Central Pike to East of SR 109

  • Sunday August 5 through Thursday August 9, 8PM-5AM, There will be one lane closed on I-40 eastbound and westbound in order to pave and set barrier rail.  One lane will remain open in each direction.

WILSON COUNTY, Bridge Construction on Linwood Road over I-40

  • Thursday August 2, 9PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-40 eastbound and westbound in order to set steel bridge beams.

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

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 8PM- 6AM, The northbound lane of SR 109 will be closed in order to pour concrete or southbound for roadway construction.

GILES COUNTY, Resurfacing on I-65 from the Alabama State Line to US 64

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 8PM-6AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 northbound and southbound between MM 0.0 and MM 14.0 in order to pave and install guardrail.  One lane will remain open.

TDOT Maintenance:

Middle Tennessee

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 9AM-3PM, (excluding weekends), 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 August 2 through Wednesday August 8, (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on State Route 49 in both directions in order to mill, pave, and stripe the roadway between mile marker 3 and mile marker 4.  One lane will remain open.  
  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM, There will be alternating lane closures on State Route 249 in both directions in order to pave and stripe the roadway between mile marker 0 and mile marker 0.5.  One lane will remain open.  
  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM, There will be one lane periodically closed on I-40 in both directions in Cheatham County to move equipment between mile marker 189 and mile marker 191.44 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway.  One lane will remain open.   

 

Cheatham, Montgomery, Robertson and Sumner Counties

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM, There will be periodic lane closures in each direction on I-24 from the 0 mile marker to the 32 mile marker in (Cheatham, Montgomery and Robertson Counties) and on I-65 from the 97.71 mile marker to the 121.47 mile marker in (Robertson and Sumner county) in order to spray Johnson grass and guardrails for vegetation control this will be a moving operation.  

 

Davidson County 

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, 9AM-3PM and 7PM-1AM, There will be various shoulder closures in Davidson County for rock removal on all interstates.  All lanes will remain open.   
  • Tuesday August 7, 8PM-1AM, There will be alternating lane closures on I-65 northbound at the I-40/I-65 westbound split just before the 12th Avenue overpass, for milling and paving.  One lane will remain open coming from I-65 northbound and one lane on I-40 westbound.  
  • Thursday August 2, 8PM-1AM, There will be alternating lane closures in both directions on State Route 45 (Old Hickory Blvd.) at mile marker 74 for milling and paving.  Two lanes will remain open.   
  • Thursday August 2, 8PM-1AM, The right lane will be closed on I-40 westbound between mile marker 212 (Arlington Avenue) and mile marker 213 (Fesslers Lane) for brush removal.  Three lanes will remain open.   

Hickman County 

  • Wednesday August 8, 6PM-10PM, The right lane and shoulder will be closed on I-40 westbound at mile marker 157 to clean up a slide.  One lane will remain open.  

Houston County 

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM, There will be temporary lane closures for paving over replaced culverts in Houston County at the following locations:

 

  • State Route 46------2.0 Mile Marker to 3.0 Mile Marker
  • 5.5 Mile Marker to 6.5 Mile Marker
  • 7.0 Mile Marker to 8.0 Mile Marker

Montgomery & Robertson Counties 

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8, (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 18 and mile marker 11 in order to trim vegetation overhanging the roadway.  One lane will remain open.   

Robertson County 

  • Thursday August 2 through Wednesday August 8,  (excluding weekends), 9AM-3PM,There will be alternating lane closures on State Route 65 (U.S. 431) in both directions in order to pave and stripe the roadway between mile marker 6.0 to mile marker 7.5.  One lane will remain open.  

 

Wilson County 

·         Sunday August 5, 2012, 5AM-8AM, There will be a rolling road block in both directions on I-40 between mile marker 229 (Beckwith Road) and mile marker 235 (State Route 840). ATT will be pulling new lines across the road in both directions. Utility permit approved.


TDOT Utilities

  • From now through Thursday October 4, 7PM-6AM, On SR-258 on New Shackle Island Road from Volunteer Dr. to Iris Dr. in Summer County .This request by Hendersonville U.D. to open-cut into the roadway for the installation of approx. 3800’ of 16” water main. Proper lane closures signs and detours will be setup.
  • Thursday August 2 through Friday September 28, 9AM-3PM, On SR-65 Whites Creek Pike starting at Green Lane running north ending in front of Bates Nursery. This request by, Piedmont Gas Co. to install 4” gas main there will be temporary lane closures.

 

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.

 

For More Information Contact:

Deanna Lambert, TDOT Region 3 Community Relations Officer

Deanna.Lambert@tn.gov

(615) 854-5650 cell

 

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