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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.

TDOT Construction Alert - Davidson County

Old Hickory Boulevard (SR 254) from Chickering Road to Hillsboro Road (US 431/SR 106)
Friday, September 12 at 8 p.m. through Monday, September 15 at 6 a.m.


Temporary Street/Lane/Alley Closings

  • 23rd Ave N - Elliston Pl to Brandau Pl -September 23, 2014 - Equip/Road - Police On Duty
  • 2nd Ave S - Molloy St to Demonbreun St -Through September 19, 2014 - Underground Utility - Police On Duty
  • 2nd Avenue North - Jackson Street to Stockyard Avenue -Through Sept 20, 2014 - Install New 12" Pipeline - Police On Duty
  • 3rd Ave S - Demonbreun St to Molloy St -Through Sept 22, 2014 - Utility - Police On Duty
  • 5th Ave S - Broadway to Demonbreun St -Sept 24, 2014 - Equip/Road - Police On Duty
  • 8th Ave S - Demonbreun St to Korean Veterans Blvd -September 20 & 24, 2014 - Landing Of Helicopters - Police On Duty
  • Almond St - Peabody St to Korean Veterans Blvd -Through October 20, 2014 - Construction - Detour Required
  • Demonbreun St - 3rd Ave S to 2nd Ave S -Through September 21, 2014 - Underground Utility - Police On Duty
  • Division St - Music Sq W to Music Sq W - Sept 19, 2014 - Concrete Pour - Police On Duty
  • Elliston Pl - 22nd Ave N to 21st Ave N -Through November 10, 2014 - 6 Story Residential Structure - Detour Required
  • Felicia St - 23rd Ave N to 22nd Ave N -Through Sept 28, 2014 - Water Line - Detour Req'd
  • Main St - S 1st St to Dead End -Through October 3, 2014 - Sidewalk & Pavement Repairs - Detour Required
  • Nelson Merry St - George L Davis to 11th Ave N -Through January 1, 2015- Office/Retail Development - Detour Required
  • Spain Ave - Grear St to Gallatin Pk -Through Sept 19, 2014 - Water Tap - Detour Req'd

Misc Bridge, Pavement Repairs, Sidewalks & Street Improvements

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

Project From To Improvement Type
Amberton Ct Lavergne Couchville Pk Cul-De-Sac Cast Adj/Paving
Bethwood Dr Oakwood Ave Dead End Construction Sign Install
Bluefield Ave Lebanon Pk Donelson Pk Casting Adjustments
Brookmont Terr Harding Pk Hillmeade Ct Culvert Replacement
Buena Vista Pk W Trinity Ln Jt Past Rowan Dr Paving/Striping
Doverside Dr Moorewood Dr Jt 175' E Of Eaglew'd Ln Casting Adjustments
E Ridge Dr Packard Dr Haywood Ln Milling
Echo Hill Rd Woodmont Blvd Bear Rd Cast Adj/Milling
Foxhall Rd Woodmont Blvd Wimbledon Rd Milling
Main St S 1st St End (Marathon Terminal) Concrete Pavement
Mcgavock Pk W Side Of Glenmeade Dr 200' E Of Riverside Dr Cast Adj/Paving
Mt View Cir Mt View Rd Murfreesboro Pk Casting Adjustments
Northcrest Dr Whispering Hills Dr Nolensville Pk Paving
Old Hickory Blvd Bell Rd Burkitt Rd Milling\Paving
Old Lebanon Pk Lebanon Pk (W Intersection) Lebanon Pk (E Intersection) Casting Adjustments
Plantation Dr Old Hickory Blvd Bonnacroft Dr Milling
Round Rock Dr Lavergne Couchville Pk Maxwell Rd Cast Adj/Paving
Sentinel Dr 37th Ave N Dakota Ave Casting Adjustments
Summerly Dr Hickory Valled Rd Charlotte Pk Undercutting
Volunteer Dr Barclay Square Dr Terragon Trl Paving
Willard Dr E Ridge Dr Wallace Rd Milling
Wilson Blvd West End Ave Dead End Casting Adjustments
Wilson Blvd West End Ave Rolland Rd Casting Adjustments

Infrared Repairs

  • Cloverwood Dr @ 3226 Cloverwood Dr
  • Cloverwood Dr @ Hickory Bend Dr
  • Danyacrest Dr @ Jenry Dr
  • Danyacrest Dr @ 217 Danyacrest Dr
  • Edgemont Dr @ points along the 3000 block of Edgemont Dr
  • Harper Pl @ points along the 2000 block of Harper Pl
  • Hastings Rd @ Kent Rd
  • Jenry Dr @ 3062 Jenry Dr
  • Kent Rd @ 303 Kent Rd
  • Myrick Dr @ Jenry Dr


Project From To Sidewalk Type
46th Ave N / Murphy Rd 45th Ave N Colorado Ave New Sidewalk
Elysian Fields Rd Nolensville Pk Coventry Ct New Sidewalk
12th Ave N Clinton St Herman St Sidewalk Repair
23rd Ave N Hughes St Mckinney Ave Sidewalk Repair
Athens Way Rosa L Parks Blvd Great Circle Rd Sidewalk Repair
Owen St Cass St Dead End Sidewalk Repair


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

Notice: Shaw road closure for Bridge Replacement, Detours Begin Monday, March 3 for 5 Month Closure. Metro Nashville Public Works will begin the 2nd phase of construction to replace the Shaw Road Bridges on Monday, March 3rd. The project will require Shaw Road to be closed to through traffic between Lickton Pike and Brick Church Pike. Detours will be in place. Local 2-way traffic will be allowed.

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 axle vehicles with weights greater than 10 tons and for vehicles with three or more axles with weights greater than 18 tons. Maps as well as detour routes are posted at: 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 for the most up-to-date street closings and lane shifts affecting traffic.


Special Event Road Closures

  • The Avett Brothers At Americanafest 2014: September 20, 2014, 1st Ave N - Church St to Broadway-- Police On Duty
  • Alumni Event: September 26, 2014, Schrader Ln - 28th Ave N to Dr. Walter S Davis Blvd, -- Police On Duty
  • Block Party: September 20, 2014, Delaware Ave - 40th Ave N to 41st Ave N - Detour Required
  • Church Fall Festival: September 23, 2014, 11th St - Jones St to Clarke St -Detour Required
  • Filming: September 23, 2014, 54th Ave N - Charlotte Ave to Alabama Ave, Charlotte Ave - 53rd Ave N to 52nd Ave N, - Police On Duty
  • Foster Street Community Block Party: September 20, 2014, Foster St - Foster Pl to N 3rd St - Detour Required
  • Health Fair: September 20, 2014, 61st Ave N - New York Ave to Centennial Blvd --- Detour Required
  • Music City Food & Wine Festival: September 19-22, 2014, 3rd Ave N - Union St to Charlotte Ave -Police On Duty
  • Nashville Walk: September 20, 2014, Russell St - S 1st St to Titans Way, S 2nd St - Victory Ave to Russell St, Titans Way - Russell St to Victory Ave, Victory Ave - S 2nd St to Titans Way --- Police On Duty
  • Neighborhood Block Party September 21, 2014, Hampton Ave - 23rd Ave S to Bowling Ave -- Detour Required
  • The Great Food Truck Festival: September 20, 2014, Althorp Way - Lenox Village to Lenox Village Dr, Lenox Village Dr - Althorp Way to Leveson Way- Detour Required
  • Vanderbilt Football: September 20, 2014, Jess Neely Dr - 25th Ave S to Natchez Tr, Kensington Pl to 24th Ave S to 25th Ave S, Natchez Tr - Kensington Ave to Jess Neely Dr --- Police On Duty