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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
4Th Ave S Korean Veterans Blvd Demonbreun St Mar 21, 2017 Mar 23, 2017 Amquip To Lift Cooling Units Onto Country Music Hall Of Fame/Omni Hotel
4500 Illinois Ave 45Th Ave N 46Th Ave N Mar 17, 2017 Mar 17, Road Patch
Clinton St 11Th Ave N I‑40 Bridge Mar 18, 2017 Mar 18, 2017 Setup Of Crane Of Life Way And Construction Of Cei Apartments
Oak St Hilltop Ave Burrus St Mar 17, 2017 Mar 17, 2017 Water Tap In Street
Clinton St 11Th Av N 12Th Av N Apr 28, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Music Sq W Chet Atkins Pl  Grand Ave Mar 17, 2017 9Am To 3Pm Mar 27, 2017 9Am To 3Pm Lower Water Main & Install Storm Drainage
Jo Johnston Ave 11Th Ave N George L Davis Blvd Apr 28, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Tillman Ln Porter Rd 766 Al Feb 28, 2017 12Am To 12Pm Mar 13, 2017 12Am To 12Pm Sewer
11Th Ave N Jo Johnston Av Clinton St Apr 28, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
Molloy St Almond St 4Th Av S Mar 10, 2017 Apr 08, 2017 Working On Bridgestone
Nelson Merry St 10Th Cr N 10Th Ave N Apr 28, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Install Electric, Storm, Sewer & Water
9Th Ave S Clark Pl Demonbreun St Mar 10, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Jw Marriott Construction Activities
201 3Rd Ave S Demonbreun St Molloy St Mar 11, 2017 Mar 17, 2017 Placing 3 Manholes
Sawyer Brown Rd Old Charlotte Pk Charlotte Pk Feb 20, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Replacing Box Culvert
Clinton St 11Th Ave N I-40 Bridge Jan 20, 2017 Mar 18, 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
Gay St 1St Ave N Gay St Connector Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 11Am Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 11Am Music City Half Marathon
Great Circle Rd I‑65 Greenway Trailhead Great Circle Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 11Am Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 11Am Music City Half Marathon
Russell St Titans Wy S 1St St Mar 18, 2017 7Am To 12Pm Mar 18, 2017 7Am To 12Pm Music City Half Marathon
Titans Way Victory Ave Russel St Mar 18, 2017 7Am To 12Pm Mar 18, 2017 7Am To 12Pm Music City Half Marathon
Victory Ave S 1St St Titans Wy Mar 18, 2017 7Am To 12Pm Mar 18, 2017 7Am To 12Pm Music City Half Marathon
1St Ave N Cumberland River Greenway Gay St Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 11Am Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 11Am Music City Half Marathon
1St Ave N Gay Street Connector Woodland St Bridge Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 12Pm Mar 18, 2017 8Am To 12Pm Music City Half Marathon
Foster St Lischey Pl Foster Pl Mar 18, 2017 10Am To 5Pm Mar 18, 2017 10Am To 5Pm Resident Function
Deaderick St 4Th Av N 5Th Av N March 23, 2017 10Am To 2Pm March 23, 2017 10Am To 2Pm Street Food Thursdays

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 Street from 6th Avenue North to 5th Avenue North

  • Monday 12/5 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 12/6 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 12/7 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Overnight Concrete Pour(s)- No Closures; Advisory Only

  • Level 23: Thursday 12/7

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.