Sun, Aug 2, 2015
Keyword  

       

Ram's Potential "Traffic Challenges" Through July 21st!

  Email   Print

A mix of sunshine and storms is creating challenges for Mufreesboro motorists as they maneuver through construction areas. City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran issues his weekly report about potential traffic challenges that might impact you now through July 21st. 

City Construction Projects

Maney Avenue Street Improvement Project (between SE Broad Street and College Street)

Expected Road Closures: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 4:00 PM: Striping and incidental construction work continues along Maney Avenue betweenBroad Street and E College Street. There will be minor traffic interruptions and partiallane closures during this work.Access drives to the local residents and businesses will be kept open at all times.Appropriate traffic controls will be in place.

Veterans Pkwy (New section between Barfield Road/Kimbro Road and Barfield Crescent Road)

Expected Lane Closures: Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM: The traffic on Barfield Crescent Road has been shifted to the south side near Lone Oak Drive. Appropriate lane shiftsigns and pavements markings are in-place. Contractor has started road work on the north side. Barfield Church Road between Barfield Crescent Road and Barfield Road will be closed to through traffic. Access to local residents on Barfield Church Road will be kept open at all times. The construction of the bridge over Stones River continues.Work continues, minor traffic interruptions.

TDOT Intersection Improvement Project (Medical Center Pkwy between I-24 EB Off-Ramp and Asbury Lane)

Expected LaneClosures: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM: The contractor for TDOT will be making on-ramp improvements and striping modifications on Medical Center Pkwy between I-24 EB Ramp and Asbury Lane. There will be alternate lane closures and traffic interruptions. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

Atmos Energy Bare Main Replacement Project

1) Burton Street between College Street and Maple Street:  Expected Lane Closures: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 4:00 PM: The contractor for Atmos Energy will be replacing gas lines along the south side of Burton Street between College Street and Maple Street. Work will begin near College Street and will proceed in an easterly direction along the south side of Burton Street. Monday through Wednesday, Burton Street will be reduced to one lane with flagman directing traffic. Appropriate traffic controls will be in place.

2) Kings Hwy between Bridge Avenue and Old Salem Road:  Expected Lane Closures: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM: The contractor for Atmos Energy will be replacing gas lines along Kings Hwy between Bridge Ave and Old Salem. Work will begin near Bridge Ave and will proceed in a southerly direction along the east side of Kings Hwy. There will be lane closures on the west side of Kings Highway between Bridge Ave and Old Salem Rd. Appropriate traffic controls will be in place.

Lytle Street Water Line Construction Project (Lytle Street between Maple Street and Spring Street)

Expected Lane Closures: Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM: The contractor for the Water and Sewer Department will be laying water lines on Lytle Street between Church Street and Spring Street. Lytle Street will be closed between Church Street and Spring Street. Motorists are advised to use Burton Street and College Street. Northbound and Southbound traffic on Maple Street, Church Street and Spring Street will not be affected. Driveway access to local businesses will be kept open at all times.

Bill Smith Dr Pavement Repair Work (between Manson Pike and Fortress Blvd)

Expected Lane Closures: Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM: The contractor will be doing pavement repair work on Bill Smith Drive between Manson Pike and Fortress Blvd. Bill Smith Drive will be closed between to through traffic. Driveway access to local businesses will be kept open at all times. Appropriate traffic controls will be in place

New Traffic Signal Work (Intersection of N Rutherford Blvd and Norris Lane)

Expected Lane Closures: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 4:00 PM: Traffic signal installing work continues intermittently at this location. There will be minor traffic interruptions and partial lane closures. Appropriate traffic controls will be in-place.

New Traffic Signal Work (Intersection of Manchester Hwy and Joe B Jackson Pkwy)

Expected Lane Closures: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 4:00 PM: Traffic signal installing work continues intermittently at this location. There will be minor traffic interruptions and partial lane closures. Appropriate traffic controls will be in-place.

Murfreesboro Electric Department Tree Trimming Project (Cason Lane between Cason Trail and Rideout Lane)

Expected LaneClosures: Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM: The contractor for Murfreesboro Electric Department will be will be trimming tree limbs around the overhead electric lines on Cason Lane between Cason Trail and Rideout Lane. There will be traffic interruptions and minor lane closures on the northbound lane on Cason Lane. Appropriate traffic controls will be in place. Southbound lanes will not be affected.

Related Articles
Read more from:
News
Tags: 
None
    
  Email   Print

Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: