TDOT reports the following maintenance and utilities projects in Middle Tennessee for the week of June 5 thru June 11, 2014. These projects include possible lane closures in affected areas. This information is provided here in the interest of reader and public awareness, and to promote safer driving in Middle Tennessee.
Thursday June 5 through Wednesday June 11, 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, and Williamson Counties
?I-40 Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, and Humphreys Counties
Thursday June 5 through Wednesday June 11, 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:
?I-24 Cheatham, Montgomery and Robertson Counties
?I-65 Maury and Robertson Counties
?I-40 Cheatham, Dickson, Hickman and Humphreys Counties
Monday June 9 through Wednesday June 11, 9AM-3PM, There will be one lane closed in each direction on Old Hickory Blvd near the Hopewell community in order to repair the RR crossing.
Thursday June 5 through Friday June 13, 7PM-6AM, There will be various lane closures in both directions on I-65, from MM 110 to MM 121 at the Tennessee-Kentucky State line, in order to do milling, paving and striping of the roadway. One lane will remain open at all times. (weather dependent)
Thursday June 5 through Wednesday June 11, 8PM-6AM, There will be lane closures in both directions on SR 11 / US 41, from MM 0 at the Robertson-Davidson County line to MM 8.45 at the intersection of Bill Jones Industrial Drive, in order to seal roadway cracks.
TDOT Region 3 Utilities:
From now through Thursday July 31, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 1 (Murfreesboro Road) from Menzler Lane to Fesslers Lane in order for Piedmont Natural Gas to open cut and install a 6” gas main.
Thursday June 5, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 155 (White Bridge Road) near the entrance to Nashville State Community College in order for Star Construction to mill and pave the roadway.
Sunday June 8, 8AM-11AM, There will be a rolling roadblock in both directions on SR 155 (Briley Parkway) at the SR 12 (Ashland City Highway) interchange in order for AT&T to overlash aerial fiber optic facilities approximately 1011 feet.
Thursday June 5, 7PM-6AM, City of Franklin will have lane closures to open cut into the roadway at 210 Lewisburg Ave (SR 431) to install a water main service tap.
Sunday, June 8, 5:30AM-2PM, There will be rolling roadblocks on I-65, northbound and southbound, at MM 70 (south of Concord Road) in order for MTEMC to pull conductors across the interstate.
Monday June 9 through Thursday June 12, 7PM-6AM, There will be lane closures on SR 229 (Only Road), one mile north of the intersection of SR 50, in order for Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. to open-cut into the roadway to repair natural gas mainline.
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 web site 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.
Android and iPhone users can download TDOT’s SmartWay Mobile App to assist them in navigating Tennessee highways. The app provides up-to-the-minute customized traffic information and enables the user to access TDOT’s SmartWay cameras, messages displayed on overhead Dynamic Message Signs, and information on construction related lane closures and incidents on interstates and state routes. The TDOT SmartWay App is free and available for download in the Apple App Store and Play Store for Android.
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.