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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
9th Ave S Clark Pl Demonbreun St Closing Street Through Nov 09, 2017 All Day - JW Marriott Construction Activities
Peabody St 5th Ave S 71 Aly Closing Street Through Oct 27, 2017 All Day - Olmsted Sobro Apartments MWS/NES Utility Structure Installations
Peabody St 5th Ave S 71 Aly Closing Street Through Oct 27, 2017 All Day - Sewer, Storm Drain & Water Install at New Construction
Duling Ave Vera St Thelma St Closing Street Through Oct 17, 2017 All Day - Replace Sewer Manhole
Oldham St N 1st St Cul-De-Sac Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 Through Oct 23, 2017 All Day - Bridge Replacement
Spring St N 1st St Ellington Pkwy Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 Through Oct 23, 2017 All Day - Bridge Replacement
Brick Church Ln Brick Church Pk Briley Park Blvd S Closing Street Through Oct 31, 2017 All Day - Sewer Line Abandonment/Rehabilitation Requiring Deep Excavation
McGavock Pk Murfreesboro Pk Harding Pl Closing Street Through Oct 28, 2017 All Day - Box Culvert Replacement
Old Ezell Rd Ezell Pk Donelson Pk Closing Street Through Oct 28, 2017 All Day - Box Culvert Replacement
Bankers Aly Printers Aly 4th Ave N Closing Street Through Oct 19, 2017 All Day - Renovation of Existing Office Building to Hotel
Printers Aly Bankers Aly 230 4th Ave N Closing Street Through Oct 19, 2017 All Day - Renovation of Existing Office Building to Hotel
Bellevue Rd Belle Glen Dr Mid- Block Closing Street Through Oct 15, 2017 All Day - Replace Stormwater Pipe
7th Ave S
Fogg St
Division St
Closing Street Oct 13, 2017 All Day - Digging and Placing In New Concrete Crosswalk
18th Ave S
Mid-Block Chet Atkins Pl
Closing Street Oct 12, 2017 Through Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Setting Up Assist Crane To Build Tower Crane

Special Events Road Closures

Road Name ​From ​To Dates/​Reason
Deaderick St 4th Av N 5th Av N Closing Street Oct 19, 2017 All Day - Food Truck Thursday
24th Ave S West End Ave Vanderbilt Pl Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  8 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
25th Ave S
Jess Neely
Childrens Way
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  7 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
25th Ave S
West End Ave
Mid-Block Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  8 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
Childrens Way
Natchez Trce
25th Ave S
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  6 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
Jess Neely Dr 25th Ave S
Natchez Trce
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  7 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
Natchez Trce
Childrens Way Blakemore Ave
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  6 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
Vanderbilt Pl
24th Ave S
25th Ave S
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017  8 a.m. To 12 p.m. - 2017 Greater Nashville Heart Walk
Anne Dallas Dudley Blvd Church St
Union St
Closing Street Oct 11, 2017 Through Oct 15, 2017 All Day - 29th Annual Southern Festival Of Books
Church St
6th Ave N
7th Ave N
Closing Street Oct 13, 2017 Through Oct 15, 2017 All Day - 29th Annual Southern Festival Of Books
3rd Ave S
Shelby Ave
Demonbreun St
Closing Street Oct 15, 2017 Through Oct 20, 2017 All Day - CMTs Artist Of The Year At Schermerhorn Symphony Center
21st Ave N Albion St
Alameda St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Community Day Celebration
Solon Dr Carter Ave
Rosebank Ave
Closing Street Oct 13, 2017 6 a.m. To 6 p.m. - Filming Nashville
S 3rd St
Sylvan St
Crutcher St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 6 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Fireworks Display
Symphony Pl S 1st St
3rd Ave S
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
Woodland St
S 1st St
3rd Ave N
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
Titans Way
Victory Ave
Russel St
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
3rd Ave N
Symphony Pl
Union St
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
Russell St
Titans Way
S 1st St
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
S 1st St
Victory Ave
Shelby Ave
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
S 1st St
Woodland St
Russell St
Closing Street Oct 20, 2017 All Day - Light The Night Walk
5th Ave S Korean Veterans Blvd Broadway Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 Through Oct 20, 2017 All Day - SEC Basketball Media Days
Crutcher St
S 2nd St
S 3rd St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 6 p.m. To 11 p.m. - Street Closures For Fireworks
S 2nd St
Sylvan St
Crutcher St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 6 p.m. To 11 p.m. - Street Closures For Fireworks
Sylvan St
S 2nd St
Crutcher St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 6 p.m. To 11 p.m. - Street Closures For Fireworks
Albion St 33rd Ave N
Clare Ave
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
14th Ave N Ireland St
Jefferson St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
16th Ave N
Ireland St
Jefferson St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
17th Ave N
Jackson St
Jefferson St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
28th Ave N
Albion St
Heiman St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017 
33rd Ave N
Albion St
John A Merritt Blvd
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
Phillips St
12th Ave N
17th Ave N
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
Ireland St
12th Ave N
16th Ave N
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
Jackson St
12th Ave N
Dr D B Todd Jr Blvd
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
Jefferson St
11th Ave N
28th Ave N
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
John A Merritt Blvd
28th Ave N
33rd Ave N
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
Meharry Blvd
12th Ave N
Dr D B Todd Jr Blvd
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - Tennessee State University Homecoming Parade 2017
N 1st St Main St
Spring St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic 
Korean Veterans Blvd
S 5th St
1st Ave S
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Interstate Dr
Howerton Ave
Shelby Ave
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Russell St Titans Way
Interstate Dr
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
S 1st St
Main St
Davidson St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
S 2nd St 
Main St
Davidson St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Crutcher St
S 2nd St
S 5th St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Titans Way
Victory Ave
Russell St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Victory Ave
S 2nd St
Titans Way
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Woodland St
Union St
S 5th St
Closing Street Oct 16, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular And Pedestrian Traffic
Woodland St
3rd Ave N
Interstate Dr
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - TSU Football Game
Russell St
Titans Way
S 2nd St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 All Day - TSU Football Game
Fort Negley Blvd
Bass St
Chestnut St
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 and Oct 15, 2017 All Day - Vet Fest
5th Ave S
Demonbreun Korean Veterans Blvd
Closing Street Oct 14, 2017 8 a.m. To 12 a.m. - Walk To End Alzheimer's Nashville
Strouse Ave
Trevecca Ave
Gallatin Ave
Closing Street Oct 18, 2017 and Oct 19, 2017 All Day - Career Day With Over 100 Companies Recruiting

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

  • Eastbound lane of Church Street from 6th Avenue to 5th Avenue
    Monday 10/16 through Saturday 10/21 from 8:30 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 Music City Center website for the most up-to-date street closings and lane shifts affecting traffic.