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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.

  • Medical Center Dr - Between Childrens Way And Blakemore Ave - Closing Street - Feb 10, 2018 - All Day - Chinese New Year Festival In Stallworth Park
  • Sewanee Rd - Between Kirkman Ln and Granny White Pike - Closing Street - Feb 11, 2018 Through Mar 12, 2018 - All Day - Culvert Replacement
  • Sewanee Rd - Between Kirkman Ln and Granny White Pike - Closing Street - Through Feb 10, 2018 All Day - Culvert Replacement
  • J M Frost Plz - Between 9th ave N And 10th Ave N - Closing Street - through Feb 10, 2018 - All Day - Demolition Of Lifeway Complex
  • 10th Ave N - Between N Side Of Church St Bridge and N Side Of Commerce - Closing Street through Feb 13, 2018 - All Day - Demolition Of Overhead Walkways
  • 12th Ave N - Between Broadway and Porter St - Closing Street - Feb 02, 2018 through Apr 02, 2018 - All Day - New 1200 Broadway Construction Project
  • Peabody St - Between 5th Ave S and 71 Alley - Closing Street - Feb 03, 2018 through Feb 09, 2018 - All Day - Painting and cleaning on boom lifts
  • Willard Dr - Between E Ridge Dr and Mid Block - Closing Street - Through Feb 15, 2018 - All Day - Pulling shoulders near intersection
  • Demonbreun St - Between 8th Ave S and 9Th Ave S - Closing Street - Feb 16, 2018 to Feb 20, 2018 - 9 AM To 3Pm Remove Sections Of The Tower Crane
  • Vaughns Gap Rd - Between Percy Warner Blvd and Park Ln - Closing Street - Feb 04, 2018 through Mar 05, 2018 - All Day - Replacing culvert with a cast in place structure
  • 5th Ave S - Between Korean Veterans Blvd and Peabody St - Closing Street - Feb 12, 2018 through Feb 16, 2018 - All Day - Taking Down Tower Crane
  • Demonbreun St - Between 8th Ave S and 9th Ave S - Closing Street Feb 16, 2018 through Feb 19, 2018 - All Day - Tower Crane Dismantle For JW Marriott Hotel

Special Events Road Closures

  • 2nd Ave N - Between Commerce St and Union St - Closing Street Feb 10, 2018 - All Day - Cupid's Undie Run
  • 4th Ave N - Between Harrison St and cul de sac - Closing Street - Feb 10, 2018 - All Day - Soccer
  • 4th Ave N - Between Junior Gilliam Way and Jefferson St - Closing Street - Feb 10, 2018 - All Day - Soccer
  • Junior Gilliam Way - Between 3rd Ave N and 5th Ave N - Closing Street - Feb 10, 2018 - All Day - Soccer
  • Deaderick St - Between 4th Ave N and 5th Ave N - Closing Street - February 15, 2018 - All Day - Food Truck Thursday

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.