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Road Closings and Detours

Nashville Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon is Saturday, April 26!

Visit the official website for up to date marathon information, road closure grid, parking zones and course maps at http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/nashville/road-closures

NOTICE: Hicks Road Is Now Open

Metro crews have re-opened Hicks Road between Sawyer Brown Road and Hwy 70 South. It was closed due to a sink hole and the repair work has now been completed.

The Nashville and Davidson County Closures & Detours page provides you with information regarding road construction that may affect traffic. The below information does not reflect unplanned closures or restrictions due to traffic collisions or other emergencies. We hope the information contained here will meet your immediate needs. If you have any questions, please call (615)880-2439.

Traffic cones

Temporary Street/Lane/Alley Closings

  • 26th Street – Lakeshore to Old Hickory Blvd. –Through April 22, 2014 – Sewer Installation – Detour Required
  • Alley #15 – #6 Alley to Church Street –Through May 13, 2014 – Interior Demo
  • Almond St – Peabody St to Korean Veterans Blvd –Through May 23, 2014 – Construction – Detour Required
  • Apex St – Apex to Granada Ave –Through April 25, 2014 – Install Sewer & Water – Detour Required
  • Elliott Drive – 26th Street to 22nd Street –Through April 22, 2014 – Sewer Installation – Detour Required
  • Elliston Pl – 22nd Ave N to 21st Ave N –Through September 11, 2014 – 6 Story Residential Structure – Detour Required
  • Laurel St – Dead End to 12th Ave S –Through May 1, 2014 – Construction – Detour Required
  • Leslie Ave – 22nd Ave N to 23rd Ave N –Through April 17, 2014 – Overhead  Line Work – Police On Duty

Misc Bridge, Pavement Repairs, Sidewalks & Street Improvements

(Intermittent traffic control measures will be in place for below activities)

Milling/Paving/Striping/Prep Work

  • Knapp Blvd from Donelson Pk to Faircloth Ln, Base Failures/Milling
  • Lakehurst Dr from N 20th St to Mcewen Ave, Casting Adjustments
  • Lindsley Park Dr from Woodland St to Holly St, Casting Adjustments
  • Mckennie Ave from Gallatin Ave to Dead End, Casting Adjustments
  • N 14th St from Woodland St to Eastland Ave, Casting Adjustments
  • N 18th St from Woodland St to Dead End, Casting Adjustments
  • Edward Vii Ave from Bubbling Well Rd to Cul De Sac, Milling
  • London Bridge from Sandhurst Dr to Edward Vii Ave, Milling
  • Montgomery Ave from Chickasaw Ave to Douglas Ave, Milling
  • 24th Ave N from Hammond Ave to Osage St, Paving
  • Edith Ave from Lischey Ave to Meridian St, Paving
  • Indiana Ave from 40th Ave N to 42nd Ave N, Paving
  • Jewel St from Dead End (North) to Dead End (South), Paving
  • Laurent St from W Greenwood Ave to Alley # 711 N Of W Mckinnie Ave, Paving
  • Montgomery Ave from Chickasaw Ave to Douglas Ave, Paving
  • Eagan Cir from State Route 45 to Vandiver Dr, Sign Installation
  • Edward Vii Ave from Bubbling Well Rd to Cul De Sac, Sign Installation
  • Lakehurst Dr from N 20th St to Mcewen Ave, Sign Installation
  • Lindsley Park Dr from Woodland St to Holly St, Sign Installation
  • London Bridge from Sandhurst Dr to Edward Vii Ave, Sign Installation
  • Mallow Dr from Warrior Dr to Manzano Rd, Sign Installation
  • Mckennie Ave from Gallatin Ave to Dead End, Sign Installation
  • N 14th St from Woodland St to Eastland Ave, Sign Installation
  • N 18th St from Woodland St to Dead End, Sign Installation
  • Warrior Dr from Cheyenne Blvd to Larking Springs Rd, Sign Installation

Infrared Repairs

  • 2nd Ave @ 222 2nd Ave
  • 2nd Ave @ Hickory St
  • 3rd Ave @ 211 3rd Ave
  • 4th Ave @ 285 4th Ave
  • Barry Dr @ At Argle Ave,
  • Berkley Dr @ At Argle Ave
  • Berwick Trl @ 1206, 1104 Berwick Trl
  • Berwick Tr @ Peeler Trl
  • Elm St @ 304, 421 Elm St
  • Elm St @ Forest Park Rd
  • Fernbank Ave @ 1244 Fernbank Ave
  • Idlewild Dr @ 909, 919 Idlewild Dr
  • Idlewild Dr @ Neely's Bend Rd
  • Indian Trl @ 400, 416 Indian Trl
  • Indian Trl @ Beech Ave
  • Janie Ave @ 1464 Janie Ave
  • Jasperson Dr @ 1013 Jasperson Dr
  • Katherine St @ Mcchesney Ave
  • Kennedy Ave @ 1009 Kennedy Ave
  • Litton Ave @ 1703 Litton Ave
  • Litton Ave @ Sherwood Ln
  • Littonwood Dr @ 1218 Littonwood Dr
  • Maple St @ 205 Maple St
  • Mcalpine Dr @ 1407, 1444 Mcalpine Dr
  • Mckennell Dr @ 200, 202, 204 Mckennell Dr
  • Nix Pass @ Berwick Trl
  • Sherwood Ln @ 1813 Sherwood Ln
  • Sherwood Ln @Porter Rd
  • Willow Ln @ 235 Willow Ln

Sidewalks

  • Illinois Ave from 51st Ave N to 49th Ave N, New Sidewalk
  • Korean Veterans Blvd from S 1st St to S 2nd St, New Sidewalk
  • Lischey Ave from Douglas Ave to Marie St, New Sidewalk
  • McgavockPk from Riverside Dr to 300 Ft In Each Direction, New Sidewalk
  • Meharry Blvd from 21st Ave N to Alameda St, Repair
  • Main St from N 1st St to N 2nd St, Repair

Bridge - Repair / Maintenance

  • Old Franklin Road @ CSX Railroad
  • Shaw Road over Shaw Branch

Notice of Weight Limit for Foster Avenue Bridge over CSX Railroad: Beginning Thursday, October 24, Metro Public Works placed new weight limit restrictions on the foster avenue bridge. Alternate traffic routes are required for two axel vehicles with weights greater than 10 tons and for vehicles with three or more axels with weights greater than 18 tons. Maps as well as detour routes are posted at: http://www.nashville.gov/public-works/getting-around-nashville/road-closures.aspx. After over 60 years of service, the Foster Ave Bridge is in the design phase for replacement. The bridge has been load posted to further extend its service life while design plans are finalized. Drivers of passenger cars and light duty pickup trucks will not be affected by the new weight limits. Construction of the bridge is anticipated to begin in fall 2014 and last 12 months.

MUSIC CITY CENTER TRAFFIC AND INFORMATION UPDATES: Please also check the MCC website at http://www.nashvillemusiccitycenter.com/ for the most up-to-date street closings and lane shifts affecting traffic.

VIEW TDOT SMARTWAY CAMERAS at: http://ww2.tdot.state.tn.us/tsw/smartmap.htm

Special Event Road Closures

  • Westmeade Elementary School Dragon Dash: Closing Street April 11, 2014, Melinda Dr – Carnavon Pkwy to Groome Dr, Clearbrook Dr, Carnavon Pkwy – Clearbrook Dr to Melinda Dr - Detour Required
  • Purity Dairy Dash 5K/10K and 1 Mile Run, April 12, 2014:  Athens Way – Rosa L Parks Blvd to Great Circle Rd, Great Circle Rd – Mainstream Dr to Greenway Trail, Mainstream Dr – Freelands Station Road to Great Circle Road, Freelands Station Rd – Greenway Trail Head to Mainstream Dr
  • MS Walk,  April 12, 2014, S 1st Street – S 2nd Street to Victory Avenue, Victory Avenue – Titans Way to S 2nd Street, Russell Street – S 1st Street to Titans Way, S 1st Street – Russell Street to Woodland St, Interstate Drive – Russell Street to Woodland St, 3rd Avenue South – Korean Veterans Blvd to Broadway, Shelby Ave Bridge – S 1st Street to 3rd Avenue South – Police Required
  • March for Babies, April 13, 2014, Victory Avenue – Titans Way to S 1st Street, S 1st Street – S 2nd Street to Victory Avenue, Shelby Ave Bridge – S 1st Street to 3rd Avenue South, 3rd Avenue South – Demonbreun St to Shelby Avenue, Broadway – 3rd Avenue South to 2nd Avenue South,  2nd Avenue N – Union to Broadway, Commerce Street – 3rd Avenue North to 2nd Avenue North,  Church Street – 3rd Avenue North to 1st Avenue North, Union Street – 3rd Avenue North to 1st Avenue North, Woodland Street – S 1st Street to S 1st Street, S 1st Street – Russell Street to Woodland Street, Russell Street – S 1st Street to Titans Way, Titans Way – Russell Street to Victory Avenue – Police Required