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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 the Public Works Right-of-Way Permits Office at 615-862-8782.

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
10th Ave N N Side of Church St Bridge N Side of Commerce Closing Street Dec 16, 2017 Through Jan 14, 2017 All Day - Demolition Of Overhead Walkways
Sewanee Rd Kirkman Ln Granny White Pk Closing Street Through Jan 11, 2017 All Day - Culvert Replacement
J M Frost Plz 9th Ave N 10th Ave N Closing Street Through Jan 11, 2017 All Day - Demolition Of Lifeway Complex
Little Marrowbone Rd Higdon Rd Whitlow Mountain Rd Closing Street Through Jan 07, 2018 All Day - Culvert Replacement
12th Ave N Broadway Porter St Closing Street Through Feb 01, 2018 All Day - New 1200 Broadway Construction Project
Vaughns Gap Rd Percy Warner Blvd Park Ln Closing Street Through Jan 04, 2018 All Day - Replacing Culvert With A Cast In Place Structure
Cabot Dr Private Charlotte Pk Closing Street Dec 16, 2017 Through Dec 29, 2017 All Day - Sanitary & Water
18th Ave S Roy Acuff Pl Chet Atkins Pl Closing Street Jan 01, 2018 1 a.m. To 9 a.m. - Pouring Concrete
Central Pk
Old Hickory Blvd
Dodson Chapel Rd
Closing Street Through Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Bridge Repair To Substructure and Deck (Driving Surface)

Special Events Road Closures

Road Name ​From ​To Dates/​Reason
Deaderick St 4th Ave N 5th Ave N Closing Street Jan 04, 2018 All Day - Food Truck Thursday
1st Ave N Demonbreun Church St Closing Street Dec 21, 2017 Through Dec 30, 2017 All Day - Music City Bowl Fanzone On Broadway
Broadway 2nd Ave 3rd Ave Closing Street Dec 26, 2017 Through Dec 30, 2017 All Day - Music City Bowl Fanzone On Broadway
Broadway 1st Ave S 2nd Ave N Closing Street Dec 26, 2017 Through Dec 30, 2017 All Day - Load In, Music City Bowl Fanzone On Broadway, Load Out
2nd Ave S Commerce St Demonbreun St Closing Street Dec 28, 2017 Through Dec 29, 2017 All Day - Load In, Music City Bowl Fanzone On Broadway, Load Out
1st Ave S Church St Demonbreun St Closing Street Dec 26, 2017 Through Dec 30, 2017 All Day - Load In, Music City Bowl Fanzone On Broadway, Load Out
Russell St Titans Way Interstate Dr Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
S 1st St Woodland St Russell St Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
S 2nd St Woodland St Shelby Ave Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
Titans Way Victory Ave Russell St Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
Union St Woodland St 3rd Ave N Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
Victory Ave S 2nd St Titans Way Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
Woodland St Union St Interstate Dr Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 12 p.m. To 12 a.m. - Music City Bowl
6th Ave N James Robertson Pkwy Harrison St Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 Through Jan 02, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Harrison St 5th Ave N 6th Ave N Closing Street Dec 29, 2017 Through Jan 02, 2017 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
4th Ave N
Harrison St
Sounds Stadium Roundabout
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
4th Ave N
Jefferson St
Jr Gilliam Way
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
5th Ave N 
Harrison St
Jr Gilliam Way
Closing Street Dec 30, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
5th Ave N
James Robertson Pkwy
Harrison St
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
5th Ave N
Jr Gilliam Way
Jefferson St
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
7th Ave N
James Robertson Pkwy
Harrison St
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
10th Cir N
Charlotte Ave
Rosa L Parks Blvd
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Gay St
Rosa L Parks Blvd
10th Cir N
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Harrison St
4th Ave N
5th Ave N
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Harrison St
7th Ave N
Rosa L Parks Blvd
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Jr Gilliam Way
3rd Ave N
5th Ave N
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Lifeway Plz
10th Cir N
10th Ave N
Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 Through Jan 01, 2018 All Day - Jack Daniels Music City Midnight: New Years Eve In Nashville
Woodland St Union St S 5th St Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
Victory Ave S 2nd St Titans Way Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
Titans Way Victory Ave Russell St Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
S 2nd St Main St Davidson St Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
S 1st St Main St Davidson St Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
Crutcher St S 2nd St S 5th St Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
Interstate Dr Howerton Ave Shelby Ave Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
Korean Veterans Blvd S 5th St 1st Ave S Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
N 1st St Main St Spring St Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic
Russell St Titans Way Interstate Dr Closing Street Dec 31, 2017 All Day - Titans Game Vehicular and Pedestrian Traffic

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 10/30 through Friday 11/3 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Saturday 11/4 from 7:00 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.