Construction on Future I-269 to Close a Portion of SR 385

Friday, January 23, 2015 | 04:03am

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will close a section of SR 385 eastbound for crews to safely install bridge beams. This work is part of the future I-269 from the interchange with SR 385 to the Mississippi State Line.

On Tuesday, January 27 through Thursday, January 29, each day from 6:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.:
SR 385 eastbound near Collierville will be CLOSED to allow the installation of steel beams across the eastbound lanes. Traffic will be detoured onto US 72 West and continue to SR 57 until they are directed back on SR 385 eastbound. The detour will be posted. (See attached detour map).

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