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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.

Street To Street From Street Event From Date To Date Time
COMPTON AVE BELMONT BLVD 15TH AVE S INSTALLING NEW WATER LINE Jan 07, 2019 Jan 19, 2019 12AM to 12AM
PORTER ST 12TH AVE N 11TH AVE N PUTTING IN DUCT BANK Nov 17, 2018 Jan 15, 2019 12AM to 12AM
MUSIC SQ W GRAND AVE CHET ATKINS PL MAXIM TO SET CRANE AND LIFT NEW ELEVATOR MOTORS TO 49 MUSIC SQUARE WEST. NEED ABOUT 2 HOURS. Jan 12, 2019 Jan 12, 2019 12AM to 12AM
RUTLEDGE ST MIDDLETON ST LEA AVE INSTALLING NEW WATER LINE Jan 08, 2019 Jan 12, 2019  8AM to  4PM
BERNARD AVE 439 ALY 15TH AVE S PUTTING IN NEW ROAD Jan 14, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 12AM to 12AM
806 - 822 S 6TH ST LENORE ST Summer Pl EXACAVATION AND INSTALLATION OF UTILITIES ALONG SOUTH 6TH STREET FOR BOSCOBEL 1 PROJECT Jan 10, 2019 Feb 08, 2019 12AM to 12AM
4TH AVE S PEABODY ST KOREAN VETERANS BLVD SETTING UP CONCRETE PUMP FOR CONCRETE POURS Jan 03, 2019 Feb 19, 2019 12AM to  7AM
LEALAND LN BATTLEFIELD DR GALE LN  POTHOLE EXISTING UTILITIES AND COMPLETE BORE SHOT AS PART OF I-440 IMPROVEMENT PROJECT Jan 14, 2019 Jan 24, 2019  9AM to  3PM
3RD AVE S ASH ST ELM ST CONCRETE PUMP FOR CHARTER CONSTRUCTION Jan 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2019 12AM to  7AM
5167 BRICK CHURCH PIKE HITT LN DRY CREEK RD INSTALLING RIP RAP & RESTORATION Jan 09, 2019 Jan 13, 2019 12AM to 12AM
GRUNDY ST 12TH AVE N  11TH AVE N PUTTING IN DUCT BANK Dec 18, 2018 Jan 12, 2019 12AM to 12AM
PEABODY ST 7TH AVE S  6TH AVE S MAKING A WATER TAP HANGING SLEEVE Jan 10, 2019 Jan 11, 2019  9AM to  3PM
CRAIG AVE GALE LN  BATTLEFIELD DR POTHOLE EXISTING UTILITIES AND COMPLETE BORE SHOT AS PART OF I-440 IMPROVEMENT PROJECT Jan 14, 2019 Jan 21, 2019 12AM to 12AM
KENSINGTON PL 25TH AVE S 24TH AVE S UNDERGROUND PIPING Jan 03, 2019 Mar 03, 2019 12AM to 12AM
GRIFFITH RD LEWIS RD POPLAR CREEK RD  DOUBLE BOX CULVERT REPLACEMENT Jan 04, 2019 Feb 02, 2019 12AM to 12AM
144 1ST AVE N CHURCH ST BROADWAY  CRANING MATERIAL TO ROOF-FULL DAY Jan 11, 2019 Jan 11, 2019  9AM to  3PM
9TH N AVE LIFEWAY PLAZA COMMERCE UNDERGROUND UTILITY & STORM DRAIN Dec 13, 2018 Jan 11, 2019 12AM to 12AM

Special Events Road Closures

Street To Street From Street Event From Date To Date Time
7TH AVE N JEFFERSON ST JACKSON ST  GOVERNOR'S INAUGURATION Jan 18, 2019 Jan 18, 2019  3PM to  7PM
12TH AVE N CLINTON ST HERMAN ST NASHVILLE STEAM PERSERVATION SOCIETY, INC. Jan 13, 2019 Jan 16, 2019 12AM to 12AM

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.