Roadway Activity Report for parts of East and Middle Tennessee (January 5 – 11, 2023)
CUMBERLAND COUNTY I-40 TDOT Maintenance in both directions from MM 310 to MM 340: Maintenance crews will perform patching operations on I-40 from the 310 MM to the 340 MM in both directions from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM on 01/05/23. Motorists are advised to use caution while driving through the work zone.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY HWY-127 bridge construction and paving from north of I-40 to near Potato Farm Road: The contractor continues grading activities throughout the project limits. Temporary lane closures and/or periodic traffic stoppages will be necessary for construction activities. Flaggers and advanced warning signs will accompany any closures. Water line installation continues between North and South Tabor Loop. Motorists should use caution while traveling through the work zone and be aware of reduced speed zones.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY HWY 127 grading, drainage, signals, and paving from SR-68 to south of the bridge over Byrd’s Creek: Grading activities are in progress along HWY 127 and HWY 68. Traffic has been shifted to a temporary traffic pattern while construction is ongoing along HWY 127. Concrete barrier rail is being placed along areas where upcoming work is to be performed. Construction equipment and vehicles will be entering and exiting the work zone frequently. Motorists should use caution when traveling through the area and be aware of the traffic pattern shifts.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY HWY 127 repair of bridges over Byrds Creek and Three Mile Creek: Construction activities are ongoing under the bridges over Byrds Creek and Three Mile Creek. Temporary lane closures will be necessary at times for the work to be performed. Flaggers, advanced signs, and cones or drums will accompany any lane closures. Motorists should use caution when traveling through the work zone.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY HWY 127 SOUTH repair of the bridges over the Little Obed River: The left lane on HWY-127S has been closed in both directions as well as the median crossovers nearest the bridges. Motorists should be aware of the lane closure and merge early if possible. Construction crews will be performing bridge deck replacement activities on and under the bridges. Construction vehicles will be entering and exiting the work zone frequently. Motorists should use caution while driving through the work zone.
**** RESTRICTIONS: SR-28 (US-127S) LM 16.0 northbound horizontal clearance of 15 feet. SR-28 (US-127) LM 16.0 southbound horizontal clearance of 15 feet.******
CUMBERLAND COUNTY- GENESIS RD. Utility Work in both directions from LM 0 to LM 1.0: Shoulder and single lane closures from Ledford Drive to Industrial Blvd. Motorists should reduce speed and be prepared to stop. Trucks, signage, cones, and flaggers will be present, 01/03/23 through 01/13/23 from 9 am – 2 pm.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY HWY 127 NORTH – Genesis Road n Crossville: Construction activities are in progress. Activities will require temporary lane closures and/or traffic stoppages on Interstate Drive (SR-462) and Genesis Road (SR-298), as well as short-term closures of City streets. Flagging operations will accompany these closures with appropriate signs. Motorists should use caution when traveling through work zones.
CUMBERLAND AND FENTRESS COUNTY (HWY-127) widening from near N. Lowe Rd to the north of Nashville HWY: The contractor will be continuing work along the new alignment of HWY 127. In addition, the contractor will be performing utility work adjacent to the existing alignment of HWY 127. Motorists are encouraged to use caution and watch for construction equipment and personnel adjacent to the roadway.