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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 Nov 28, 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
Oldham St N 1st St Cul-De-Sac Closing Street Oct 27, 2017 Through Oct 30, 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
Spring St N 1st St Ellington Pkwy Closing Street Oct 27, 2017 Through Oct 30, 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
7th Ave S Middleton Division St Closing Street Through Nov 14, 2017 All Day - Removal of RR Crossing
Wilmoth Rd Moorewood Dr Cynthia Ln Closing Street Through Oct 21, 2017 All Day - Culvert Replacement
Fogg St Ewing Ave 8th Ave S Closing Street Through Nov 14, 2017 All Day - Removal of RR Crossing

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
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
Victory Ave S 2nd St Titans Way 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
2nd Ave S Union St Korean Veterans Blvd Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Broadway 2nd Ave S Rosa L Parks Blvd Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Church St Gay St 2nd Ave N Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Gay St 1st Ave N James Robertson Pkwy Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
James Robertson Pkwy Church St Gay St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Rosa L Parks Blvd Broadway Church St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Russell St S 1st St S 2nd St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
S 1st St Woodland St Russell St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
S 2nd St Russell St Shelby St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Shelby Ave 2nd Ave S S 2nd St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Union St 2nd Ave N Woodland St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Woodland St Union St S 1st St Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
19th Ave S 918 Aly Portland Ave Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - Block Party
1032 Monroe St Arthur Ave 11th Ave N Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - Community Fall Festival
Demonbreun St 4th Ave S 6th Ave S Closing Street Oct 22, 2017 All Day - Fan Holding Area And Red Carpet Dropoffs
Battery Ln Robin Springs Rd Granny White Pk Closing Street Oct 23, 2017 7 a.m. To 7 p.m. - Filming Nashville
Biltmore Dr Scenic Dr Granny White Pk Closing Street Oct 23, 2017 6 a.m. To 8 p.m. - Filming Nashville
Granny White Pike Lipscomb Dr Battery Ln Closing Street Oct 23, 2017 9 a.m. To 3 p.m. - Filming Nashville
Cherokee Rd West End Ave Westhaven Dr Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - Hope & Possibility
Sloan Rd Cherokee Greenway Ent Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 All Day - Hope & Possibility
Illinois Ave 49th Ave N 52nd Ave N Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 11 a.m. To 11 p.m. - Light The Nations
Indiana Ave #1220 Aly 52nd Ave N Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 11 a.m. To 11 p.m. - Light The Nations
51st Ave N Georgia Ave Michigan Ave Closing Street Oct 21, 2017 11 a.m. To 11 p.m. - Light The Nations

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 10/23 through Friday 10/27 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
    Saturday 10/28 from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

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.