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Road Closings and Detours

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.

Road Closure Alerts

  • 7th Avenue will be closed beginning July 31, 2016 after the Sounds game in order for the TN State Museum sewer work to be completed. The temporary closure will also impact 7th Avenue sidewalks in the construction area. The capital district sidewalks, the roundabout and Harrison will remain accessible.

Temporary Road Closings

There will be Intermittent Lane and/or Road Closures throughout project duration. Detours and/or Signage will be in place as needed to notify travelers through these areas.

Road Name ​From ​To ​Dates/Reason
Spring St N 1St St Dickerson Pk Closing Street Through Jun 23, 2017 All Day - Alternate Lane Closures For TDOT Project
221 5Th Ave N Church St Union St Closing Street Jun 24, 2017 12Pm To 11Am - Amquip To Setup Crane And Lift Materials Into Old Woolworth Blvd. Need 6 Hours.
Mcgavock Pike Murfreesboro Pike Harding Pl Closing Street Through July 4, 2017 All Day - Box Culvert Replacement
Old Ezell Rd Ezell Pike Donelson Pike Closing Street Through Jun 30, 2017 All Day - Box Culvert Replacement
Blue Hole Rd Oak Chase Dr Pettus Rd Closing Street Through Jun 30, 2017 All Day - Box Culvert Replacement
Nelson Merry St 11th Ave N George L Davis Blvd Closing Street Through Jun 23, 2017 All Day - Construction Of HCA Child Care Center
11th Ave N Jo Johnston Av Clinton St Closing Street Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Nelson Merry St 10th Cr N 10th Ave N Closing Street Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Jo Johnston Ave 11th Ave N George L Davis Blvd Closing Street Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Clinton St 11th Av N 12th Av N Closing Street Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Capers Ave 18th Ave S South Dr Closing Street Through Jun 23, 2017 All Day - Install Poles/Anchors
#505 Aly  Dead End  Madison St Closing Street Jun 21, 2017 Through Jul 21, 2017 All Day - New Apartment Building
9th Ave S Clark Pl Demonbreun St Closing Street Through Jul 12, 2017 All Day - JW Marriott Construction Activities
7Th Ave S Broadway Mcgavock St Closing Street Jun 21, 2017 Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Set Crane In Street To Remove A Stone That Has Been Hit By Lightning On 1St Baptist Church
206 Fairfax Ave 803 Aly Chesterfield Ave Closing Street Jun 22, 2017 Through Jul 06, 2017 All Day - Sewer Installation
Ash St 4th Ave S Lafayette St Closing Street Jun 05, 2017 Through Jul 04, 2017 All Day - New Road Way, Signal Poles, Sidewalk
Litton Ave Northview Ave Scott Ave Closing Street Jun 27, 2017 Through Jun 28, 2017 All Day - Sewer Taps
Harvey’s Aly Union St Church St Closing Street Jun 29, 2017 9Pm To 6Am - Using A boom Lift To Unload Large Elevator Equipment Crates. We Will Unload Tractor Trailer On Union And Drive The Crates Down The Alley And Boom Them Into The Building
Clinton St 11th Ave N I-40 Bridge Closing Street Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Setup Of Crane Of Life Way And Construction Of CEI Apartments
Monroe St 505 Aly 3Rd Ave N Closing Street Jun 22, 2017 Through Jun 27, 2017 All Day - Fire Line Install
Molloy St Almond St 4th Av S Closing Street Jun 08, 2017 Through Jul 07, 2017 All Day - Working On Bridgestone
Almond St Demonbreun St Korean Veterans Blvd Closing Street Jun 19, 2017 Through Jun 23, 2017 9Am To 3Pm - Overhead Line Work
Peabody St 71 Aly 6Th Ave S Closing Street Through Jun 23, 2017 All Day - Sewer, Storm Drain & Water Install @ New Construction

Special Events Road Closures

Road Name ​From ​To Dates/​Reason
2Nd Ave N Commerce St Union St Closing Street Jun 24, 2017  8Am To 12Pm - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
3Rd Ave N Union St James Robertson Pkwy Closing Street Jun 23, 2017, Jun 25, 2017 All Day - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
4Th Ave N Commerce St  Church St Closing Street Jun 24, 2017  8Am To 12Pm - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
5Th Ave N Church St  Union St Closing Street Jun 24, 2017  8Am To 12Pm - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
Charlotte Ave 3Rd Ave N 4Th Ave N Closing Street Jun 23, 2017, Jun 25, 2017 All Day - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
Church St 4Th Ave N 5Th Ave N Closing Street Jun 24, 2017  8Am To 12Pm - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
Commerce St 2Nd Ave N 4Th Ave N Closing Street Jun 24, 2017  8Am To 12Pm - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
Deaderick St 3Rd Ave N 4Th Ave N Closing Street Jun 23, 2017, Jun 25, 2017 All Day - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
Union St 2Nd Ave N 5Th Ave N Closing Street Jun 24, 2017  8Am To 12Pm - Nashville Pride Festival/Equality Walk
Deaderick St 4Th Av N 5Th Av N Closing Street June 29, 2017 10Am To 2Pm - Street Food Thursdays
5Th Ave N Church St Union St Closing Street Aug 05, 2017, Sep 02, 2017, Oct 07, 2017, Nov 04, 2017, Dec 02, 2017 All Day - Art Crawl

Culvert Replacements

MPW will begin work on three culvert replacement projects in June 2017. The projects will take approximately 4 months to complete. Projects are listed below:

  • 550 & 560 McGavock Pike Culvert Replacements Project:

The project will require McGavock Pike to be closed to thru traffic between Murfreesboro Pike and Harding Place.

  • Blue Hole Road Culvert Replacement Project:

The project will require Blue Hole Road to be closed to thru traffic between Oak Chase Drive and Pettus Road.

  • Old Ezell Road Culvert Replacement Project:

The project will require Old Ezell Road to be closed to thru traffic between Donelson Pike and Ezell Pike.

505 Construction Closures

Concrete Pour(s) - Eastbound Lane of Church St from 6th Ave N to 5th Ave N

  • Monday 6/5 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Old Shiloh Road Bridge Closure

Old Shiloh Bridge, which is located at Tinnin Road in the northern part of Davidson County on the Davidson County / Sumner County Line is closed due to structural deficiencies discovered during a Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) inspection. Metro is coordinating efforts to close the bridge with the City of Millersville. Signage is in place.

Old Shiloh Bridge Closure Detour

TDOT Construction Activity Davidson County

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Music City Center Traffic and Information Updates

Please also check the MCC website for the most up-to-date street closings and lane shifts affecting traffic.