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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

  • Titans Game Road Closures
  • 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 ​Start Date End Date ​Reason
8Th Ave S Broadway Demonbreun St Apr 22, 2017 12Am To  6Am Apr 23, 2017 12Am To  6Am Construction
W Hamilton Ave Tucker Rd Clarksville Pk Mar 24,2017 May 14, 2017 Replacing Bridge Near Harold Prewett Dr
66 Music Sq S Grand Ave 17Th Ave S Apr 14, 2017 7Pm To 6Am Apr 26, 2017 7Pm To 6Am Lower Water Main and Install Storm Drain
Nodyne Dr Old Donelson Pike Donelson Pk Apr 14, 2017 May 02, 2017 Waterline Installation
Old Donelson Pike Nodyne Dr Old Elm Hill Pk Apr 14, 2017 May 02, 2017 Waterline Installation
Molloy St Almond St 4Th Av S Apr 14, 2017 May 08, 2017 Working On Bridgestone
5Th Ave S Peabody St Lea Ave Apr 22, 2017 9Am To  3Pm Apr 24, 2017  9Am To  3Pm Tower Crane Disassembly
Printers Aly Bankers Aly 230 4Th Ave N Apr 18, 2017 May 17, 2017 Renovation Of Existing Office Building To Hotel
208 Wilowen Dr Lisa Ln Dahlia Dr Apr 19, 2017 Apr 21, Pipe Install
292 Aly Mid‑Block Russell St Apr 24, 2017 Apr 27, 2017 Paving
#505 Aly  Dead End Madison St Apr 21, 2017 May 21, 2017 New Apartment Building
Clinton St 11Th Av N 12Th Av N Mar 27, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer and Water
Jo Johnston Ave 11Th Ave N George L Davis Blvd Mar 27, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer and Water
Bankers Aly Printers Aly 4Th Ave N Apr 18, 2017 May 17, 2017 Renovation Of Existing Office Building To Hotel
Ash St 4Th Ave S Lafayette St Apr 14, 2017 May 05, 2017 Ash New Road Way, Signal Poles, Sidewalk
Madison St 1St Ave N 2Nd Ave N Apr 10, 2017 Apr 22, 2017 Install Sewer Line
11Th Ave N Jo Johnston Av Clinton St Mar 27, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer and Water
702 - 704 51St Ave N Georgia Ave 1203 Aly Apr 20, 2017 May 26,, 2017 Replace Curb and Gutter, Replace Sidewalk
Nelson Merry St 10Th Cr N 10Th Ave N Mar 27, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer and Water
9Th Ave S Clark Pl Demonbreun St Mar 10, 2017 May 15, 2017 Jw Marriott Construction Activities
Clinton St 11Th Ave N I-40 Bridge Jan 20, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Setup Of Crane Of Life Way And Construction Of CEI Apartments

Special Events Road Closures

Road Name ​From ​To ​Start Date End Date ​Reason
Childrens Way 25Th Ave S Natchez Trace Apr 22, 2017 Apr 22, 2017 Shade Tree Trot
Jess Neely Dr 25Th Ave S Natchez Trace Apr 22, 2017 Apr 22, 2017 Shade Tree Trot
Natchez Trace Jess Neely Dr Blakemore Ave Apr 22, 2017 Apr 22, 2017 Shade Tree Trot
Clifton Ave 22Nd Ave N 24Th Ave N Apr 23, 2017  Apr 23, 2017 Dedication Of Historical Sign For Church
Wallace Ln Abbott Martin Hobbs Rd Apr 28, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Hornet Hustle
Russell St Titans S 2Nd St Apr 27, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Marathon
S 1St St Woodland St Russell St Apr 27, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Marathon
Union St Brandon St 3Rd Ave N Apr 27, 2017  6Pm To  7Pm Apr 27, 2017  6Pm To  7Pm Marathon 1 Mile
Deaderick St 3Rd Ave N 4Th Ave N Apr 27, 2017  5Pm To  8Pm Apr 27, 2017  5Pm To  8Pm Marathon 1 Mile
3Rd Ave N Union St Deaderick St Apr 27, 2017  6Pm To  7Pm Apr 27, 2017  6Pm To  7Pm Marathon 1 Mile
1St Ave N n/a Brandon Apr 27, 2017  5Pm To  8Pm Apr 27, 2017  5Pm To  8Pm Marathon 1 Mile
1St Ave S Korean Veterans Broadway Apr 27, 2017  5Pm To  8Pm Apr 27, 2017  5Pm To  8Pm Marathon 1 Mile
2Nd Ave N Broadway Union St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Broadway 2Nd Ave 3Rd Ave Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
3Rd Ave S Broadway Pedestrian Bridge Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Davidson St S 2Nd St S 5Th St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Victory S 1St St Titans Way Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Shelby Ave 3Rd Ave S S 1St St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Titans Way Victory Ave Russell St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Russell St Titans Way S 1St St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
S 1St St Babies Victory Ave Pedestrian Bridge Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
S 1St St Woodland St Russell St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Woodland St Gay St  S 1St St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 10Am March For Babies
Church St 5Th Ave N Capitol Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 11Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 11Am March For Science Nashville
Deaderick St 5Th Ave N 6Th Ave N Apr 22, 2017 Apr 22, 2017 March For Science Nashville
5Th Ave N Church St Deaderick St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 11Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 11Am March For Science Nashville
Capitol Blvd Church St Union St Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 11Am Apr 22, 2017  9Am To 11Am March For Science Nashville
5Th Ave S Demonbreun Korean Veterans Blvd Apr 25, 2017 Apr 25, 2017 Set Up - Street Park With Mcc
Deaderick St 4Th Av N 5Th Av N April 27, 2016 10Am To  2Pm April 27, 2016 10Am To  2Pm Street Food Thursdays
5Th Ave N Church St Union St May 06, 2017, Jun 03, 2017, Jul 01, 2017, Aug 05, 2017, Sep 02, 2017, Oct 07, 2017, Nov 04, 2017, Dec 02, 2017 May 06, 2017, Jun 03, 2017, Jul 01, 2017, Aug 05, 2017, Sep 02, 2017, Oct 07, 2017, Nov 04, 2017, Dec 02, 2017 Art Crawl

Sawyer Brown Road Culvert Replacement Project

Public Works will begin the Sawyer Brown Road Culvert Replacement Project on November 7, 2016.

This project will require Sawyer Brown Road to be closed to through traffic between Oakhaven Trace and Old Charlotte Pike.

It will take approximately 3 months to complete the construction of the culvert replacement. Detours will be in place and are explained below.

Message Boards and Metro Police officers will be in place to help provide assistance with the detour routes. Local two-way traffic will be allowed to access their homes within the construction limits on Sawyer Brown Road.

Detour Information

  • Eastbound from Sawyer Brown Rd on Old Charlotte Pike
  • From Old Charlotte Pike turn right onto Old Hickory Blvd
  • From Old Hickory Blvd turn right onto Charlotte Pike
  • From Charlotte Pike turn right onto Sawyer Brown Rd
  • Eastbound from Sawyer Brown Rd on Charlotte Pike
  • From Charlotte Pike turn left onto Old Hickory Blvd
  • From Old Hickory Blvd turn left onto Old Charlotte Pike
  • From Old Charlotte Pike turn left onto Sawyer Brown Rd
  • Westbound from Charlotte Pike on Old Charlotte Pike
  • From Old Charlotte Pike turn left onto Old Hickory Blvd
  • From Old Hickory Blvd turn right onto Charlotte Pike
  • From Charlotte Pike turn right onto Sawyer Brown Rd

Please pay attention and use caution when traveling in and around construction zones.

Indian Creek Culvert Replacement Improvement Project

Public Works will begin the Indian Creek Culvert Replacement Improvement Project on June 15, 2016.

The project will replace two existing culverts near 7388 Indian Creek Road and 7364 Indian Creek Road that consist of deteriorated wooded decks and steel beams. These structures will require replacement in order to meet the current structural, safety and road design standards.Message Boards are in place and a temporary roadway will be installed around the construction area and over Indian Creek for local traffic within the construction limits to maintain access to their properties.

Each culvert will take approximately 3 months to complete. The entire construction duration for the project is approximately 6 months.

Please pay attention and use caution when traveling in and around construction zones.

505 Construction Closures

Eastbound Lane of Church St from 6th Ave N to 5th Ave N

  • Monday, April 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Level 44
  • Friday, April 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Level 45

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.