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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.

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 ​Start Date ​End Date ​Reason
3Rd Ave N Jefferson St Madison St May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Amquip Crane Set Up & Production
S 10Th St Fatherland St Russell St May 05, 2016 May 13, 2016 All Day Water Line Tap
11Th Ave N Charlotte Av Jo Johnston Av May 06, 2016 All Day Jun 14, 2016 All Day Remove Infrastructure Sidewalks & Street Resurface
20Th Ave S Division St Adelica Av May 06, 2016 May 09, 2016 Dismantling Tower Crane
50Th Ave N Idaho Av Nevada Av Apr 30, 2016 May 15, 2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
51St Ave N Nebraska Av Charlotte Av Apr 30, 2016 May 15, 2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
52Nd Ave N Dakota Av Charlotte Av Apr 30, 2016 May 15, 2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
53Rd Ave N Wyoming Av Charlotte Av May 01,2016 May 15,2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
54Th Ave N Charlotte Dead End May 02, 2016  May 13, 2016 All Day Water Main Tie Ends
Almond St Demonbreun St MidBlock May 08, 2016 May 14, 2016 All Day Install Storm Line
Brook Hollow Rd Georgetown Dr Bresslyn Rd Apr 29, 2016 May 13, 2016 Installation Of New Sewer Lin
1732 1716 Carvell Ave Southgate Av MidBlock Apr 29, 2016 May 06, 2016 New Construction & New Road Being Built/Repaired
Dakota Ave 49Th Av N 53Rd Av N May 01, 2016 May 15, 2016 Roadway Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
Davidson Rd Harding Pk Post Rd Apr 25, 2016 Apr 29, 2016 Railroad Maintenance & Repair
Division St Lyle Av Broadway May 06, 2016 May 09, 2016 All Day Dismantling Tower Crane
Elkins Ave 51St Av N 53Rd Av N Apr 30, 2016 May 15, 2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
Ewing Ln Ewing Dr Brick Church Pk Apr 27, 2016 May 27, 2016 Removal Of Box Culvert & Construction
Gay St 10Th Av N George L Davis Blvd Apr 01, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 Remove Infrastructure Sidewalks & Street Resurface
Hubbs Aly 18Th Av N 19Th Av N Apr 01, 2016 May 31, 2016 Construction Of Two Stories Of Underground Parking Structure With Six Stories Of Apartments A
Humber Dr Harding Pl Wallace Rd May 02, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 All Day Sidewalks
Idaho Ave 51St Av N 53Rd Av N Apr 29, 2016 May 15, 2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway
Jo Johnston Ave 10Th Av N George L Davis Blvd Apr 01, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 Remove Infrastructure Sidewalks & Street Resurface
Lea Ave 3Rd Av S 4Th Av S May 06, 2016 May 11, 2016 All Day Install Duct Line
Nelson Merry St 10Th Av N 11Th Av N Apr 01, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 Remove Infrastructure Sidewalks & Street Resurface
Old Shiloh Rd Langrea Dr Tinnin Apr 1,2016 Aug 20, 2016 Bridge Repair
Pine St 11Th Av S 12Th Av S Apr 29, 2016 Jul 09, 2016 New Commercial Construction
Visco Dr Stanley St Visco Ct Apr 25, 2016 Aug 06, 2016 Install Sewer Line
Wilkinson Rd Strawberry Hill Rd Greenbrier Rd Apr 29, 2016r May 21, 2016 Replacement Of Box Culver
Wyoming Ave 51St Av N 53Rd Av N Apr 29, 2016 May 15, 2016 Installing New Water Mains/Stormwater Infrastructures/Rebuilding Roadway

Special Events Road Closures

Road Name From ​To ​Start Date ​End Date ​Reason
Bradford Ave 9Th Ave S 10Th Ave S May 06, 2016 All Day May 06, 2016 All Day Neighborhood Day
Roy Acuff Pl Music Sq E Music Sq W May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Shoney'S Family 5K Run/Walk
Shelby Ave 3Rd Ave S S 1St St May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Shoney'S Family 5K Run/Walk
Music Sq E Demonbreun Roy Acuff May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Shoney'S Family 5K Run/Walk
Music Sq W Division St/Roundabout Roy Acuff Pl May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Shoney'S Family 5K Run/Walk
Demonbreun St 3Rd Av S Music Sq West May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Shoney'S Family 5K Run/Walk
3Rd Ave S Demonbreun St Shelby Pedestrian Bridge May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Shoney'S Family 5K Run/Walk
5Th Ave S Mid-Block Demonbreun St May 07, 2016  6Am To 11Am May 07, 2016  6Am To 11Am Nashville's Downtown Derby Bed Race
12Th Ave S Sweetbriar Av t Kirkwood May 07, 2016 May 07, 2016 All Day Sevier Park Fest
Clayton Ave Lealand Ln Granny White Pk May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Sevier Park Fest
Kirkwood Ave Lealand Ln 12Th Av S May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Sevier Park Fest
Lealand Ln Kirkwood Av Clayton Av May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Sevier Park Fest
Granny White Pike Kirkwood Av Clayton Av May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day
S 1St St Victory Ave S 14Th St May 07, 2016 All Day May 07, 2016 All Day Girls On The Run
5Th Ave S Broadway Demonbreun May 08, 2016 May 09, 2016 All Day Keith Urban Album Release Party
Broadway 4Th Av 7Th Av May 08, 2016 May 09, 2016 All Day Keith Urban Album Release Party
5Th Ave S Broadway Demonbreun St - May 09, 2016 All Day May 09, 2016 All Day Predator Playoff Game With Inflatables And Street Hockey Set Up
5Th Ave S Demonbreun St And Korean Veterans Blvd May 09, 2016 All Day May 09, 2016 All Day International Car Wash Association 5Th Ave Event
5Th Ave S Demonbreun Korean Veterans Blvd May 10, 2016 All Day May 10, 2016 All Day A & W Food Service 5Th Ave Street Party
S 2Nd St Russell St Shelby Av May 10, 2016 May 15, 2016 All Day Good Guys Car Show
Shelby Ave 3Rd Av S S 1St St - Closing May 10, 2016 May 15, 2016 All Day Good Guys Car Show
Russell St Titans Way S 2Nd St May 10, 2016 May 15, 2016 All Day Good Guys Car Show
S 1St St Victory Av Davidson St May 10, 2016 May 15, 2016 All Day Good Guys Car Show
Titans Way Victory Av Russel St May 10, 2016 May 15, 2016 All Day Good Guys Car Show
Victory Ave S 2Nd St Titans Wy May 10, 2016 May 15, 2016 All Day Good Guys Car Show
Deaderick St 4Th Av N 5Th Av N May 12, 2016 All Day May 12, 2016 All Day Street Food Thursdays
Jess Neely Dr 25Th Av S Natchez Tc May 12, 2016 May 13, 2016 All Day V.U. Commencement Activities
Calhoun Ave Fairfax Av Portland Av May 13, 2016 All Day May 13, 2016 All Day Detouring Traffic From Fairfax To Portland On Calhoun
Fairfax Ave 21St Av S Convent Pl May 13, 2016 All Day May 13, 2016 All Day Little John Crawfish Broil
Portland Ave 21St Av S Convent Pl May 13, 2016 All Day May 13, 2016 All Day Little John Crawfish Broil

Charlotte Pike and 31st Ave. North Lane Closure

The RR tracks at the intersection of Charlotte Pike and 31st Ave. North will be removed on Monday, May 2,2016. There will be lane closures during this process, but the road will be open to traffic in both directions.

505 Construction

Construction has begun at the southwest corner of Church Street and Fifth Avenue North for the 505 Mixed Use Tower. We are working with the project manager and construction team to minimize impact to the public, and police officers will be on site to help keep traffic moving.

The following road closures related to the construction of 505 are anticipated and have been authorized over the next several days:

5th Avenue North from Commerce Street to Church Street

  • Tuesday 5/3 from 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM
  • Wednesday 5/11 from 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM

For more information about this project, please visit: Work at 505

Ewing Lane Closure

Public Works will begin the 370 Ewing Lane Culvert Replacement Project on March 14, 2016. The project will replace the Ewing Lane culvert to meet current road design standards and will require Ewing Lane to be closed to thru traffic between Brick Church Pike and Ewing Drive.

Detours will be in place and are explained below. View a Ewing Lane project detour map.

Detour Route: Northbound from Ewing Lane on Brick Church Pike
From Brick Church Pike turn right onto Moorewood Drive
From Moorewood Drive turn right onto Creekwood Drive
From Creekwood Drive turn right onto Richmond Hill Drive
From Richmond Hill Drive turn right onto Ewing Drive
From Ewing Drive turn right onto Ewing Lane

Detour Route: Southbound from Ewing Lane on Brick Church Pike
From Brick Church Pike turn left onto Ewing Drive
From Ewing Drive turn left onto Ewing Lane

Detour Route: Eastbound on Ewing Lane
From Ewing Lane turn right onto Brick Church Pike
From Brick Church Pike turn left onto Ewing Drive
From Ewing Drive turn left onto Ewing Lane

Detour Route: Westbound from Ewing Lane on Ewing Drive
From Ewing Drive turn right onto Brick Church Pike
From Brick Church Pike turn right onto Ewing Lane

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

Find more information on TDOT construction project activity

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Davidson County: Resurfacing on US 70 (SR 24) from west of Browns Creek Bridge to Briley Parkway

  • Thursday April 28 through Wednesday May 4, (excluding weekends) 8PM-5AM - There will be alternating lane closures from River Road to White Bridge Road for milling operations. One lane will remain open in each direction.

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.