Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) reports from Friday, January 22nd until Wednesday, January 28th, from 9:00am-3:00pm, there will be grading, drainage and paving on US 41A (SR 112) from McAdoo Creek Road to East of SR 76.
There will be alternating lane closures on US 41A near Sango Road for conduit installation.
Nashville, TN – The official 2015 Tennessee Transportation Map is now available for travelers. This year’s map contains new information to assist motorists, and features a special cover to commemorate the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s centennial.
The 2015 map contains historical photographs that look back at the development of Tennessee’s highway system over the last 100 years. It also highlights State Route 1, the first cross-state highway built by the state of Tennessee.
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) reports Saturday January 17th, 7:00am-11:00am, there will be rolling roadblocks on I-24 westbound from exit 11 to exit 8 in order to move a crane in place. This is part of the bridge replacement project on SR 237 over I-24 (Exit 8).
Troopers will be utilized.
Scheduled Events along Memphis to Bristol Highway, the State’s First Road
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Transportation is continuing its year-long Centennial Celebration with a mobile transportation museum exhibit that will travel from one end of the state to the other along the Memphis to Bristol Highway (SR 1), Tennessee’s first road.
The first stop on the TDOT 100-Year Mobile Exhibit Tour is the Cordova Branch of the Memphis Public Library.
Tennessee Government announces 2014 Traffic Fatality Figures, Strategic Highway Safety Plan for 2015
Nashville, TN - Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security Commissioner Bill Gibbons and Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer has announced the preliminary number of traffic fatalities in Tennessee last year and the state’s strategic highway safety plan for 2015.
The 2014 traffic fatality numbers include vehicular deaths reported by all Tennessee law enforcement agencies.
Early figures indicate there were 961 vehicular deaths on Tennessee roadways in 2014. That’s the second lowest traffic fatality number since 1963 and the fifth time traffic deaths have dipped below 1,000 since that year. «Read the rest of this article»
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) reports that on Saturday January 10th, from 7:00am until 12:00noon, there will be rolling roadblocks on I-24 in both directions in order to dump rock for installation of crane pads. This is part of the bridge replacement project on SR 237 over I-24 (Exit 8).
Troopers will be utilized.
Nashville, TN - The Tennessee Department of Transportation is stocked and ready to clear roadways of ice and snow this season. Over the last several weeks, salt supplies have been replenished in all 95 counties, and crews have readied snow plows and brine trucks for the winter season.
“Tennessee often sees the bulk of its winter weather in January and February,” TDOT Commissioner John Schroer said. “Our salt bins are fully stocked and we have more than a thousand employees ready to mobilize in the event of inclement weather.”
Tennessee Department of Transportation offers Motorists the Chance to Create Messages for Overhead Signs
Got Something Clever to Say About Highway Safety?
Nashville, TN – “Eyes on the Road & Head out of Your Apps”, “Buckle Up Y’all, It’s the Law”, and “Ho Ho Hold Your Calls”. Those are just a few of the overhead sign messages that have caught the attention of Tennessee motorists recently. Think you can come up with one better?
For the first time, TDOT will offer drivers the chance to craft their own highway safety messages.
Nashville, TN – Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) plans to widen SR 237 (Rossview Road) to a five lane facility, from west of Interstate 24 to east of International Boulevard, near Clarksville, Montgomery County.
This change calls for the removal and replacement of the existing bridges over the interstate. Improvements will also be made to the I-24 on – and off – ramps and curb and gutter sections along SR 237. Traffic signals at International Boulevard and the interstate ramps are included in construction.
No Lane Closures on Interstates and State Routes from December 23rd to January 5th
Nashville, TN – Road construction won’t delay travelers during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. The Tennessee Department of Transportation is once again halting all lane closure activity on interstates and state highways in anticipation of higher traffic volumes across the state.
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