West Tennessee Weekly Construction January 4-11, 2017

Thursday, January 05, 2017 | 1:28pm

BENTON COUNTY - I-40 Truck Climbing Lane
Wednesday, January 4 through Wednesday, January 11: There are no scheduled closures.

CARROLL COUNTY, SR-424: Construction of a concrete bulb-tee beam bridge on SR 424 over Roan Creek will cause possible lane closures throughout the project. Motorists should watch for trucks entering and exiting the roadway from the construction zones and also crossing the roadways.

FAYETTE COUNTY – I-40
Monday, January 9 through Wednesday, January 11, 9:00 a. m.-3:00 p. m.: There will be INTERMITTENT lane closures on I-40 east and westbound at LM 27.0 to LM 42.0 to allow for pothole repairs.  Weather Permitting.

FAYETTE COUNY, SR-15 (US-64); Resurfacing work will cause possible temporary lane closures in both directions daily, from the 5 lane section to near Tomlin Road.

FAYETTE COUNTY, SR-15 (US-64); Bridge Repair project on SR 15 over Howell Creek will cause possible temporary lane closures in both directions daily.

GIBSON COUNTY, SR-420: Miscellaneous safety improvements from Luck Madden Road log mile 2.12 to SR 186 log mile 4.57.

HARDEMAN COUNTY, SR-100: Bridge Repair project on SR 100 over overflow at log mile 7.58
Tuesday, May 31 through May 31, 2017, a signal system is being utilized. Motorists should watch for trucks entering and exiting the roadway.  Watch for flagmen.
Restrictions: On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, a signal system was put into place. Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction with an 11’ lane restriction.

HARDIN COUNTY, SR-15 (US-64): A widening project on SR 15 from Firetower Road to west of Bigbee Branch. Motorists should watch for trucks entering and exiting the roadway from the construction zones and also crossing the roadways.

HARDIN COUNTY, SR-128: A widening project on SR 128 from South of Opel Loop to US-64 (SR 15) in Savannah will cause possible lane closures throughout the project. Motorists should watch for trucks entering and exiting the roadway from the construction zones and also crossing the roadways.

HAYWOOD COUNTY-Bridge over I-40 at Hawkins Lane: Bridge Repair project over I-40 at Hawkins Lane log mile 0.47 will cause possible lane closures throughout the project.

HAYWOOD COUNTY-Bridge over I-40 at SR-19 (Exit 60): Bridge Repair project at log mile 16.62 will cause possible lane closures throughout the project.

HENRY COUNTY, SR-140: Bridge Repair project on SR 140 over Mill Creek will cause possible lane closures throughout the project.

LAKE COUNTY, SR-21: Bridge Repair project on SR 21 over Reelfoot Spillway will cause possible lane closures throughout the project.
Restrictions: On Tuesday, July 19, through Tuesday, May 16, 2017, a signal system is being utilized. Traffic is reduced to one 9’ 9” lane in each direction.

LAKE COUNTY, SR-21:  The construction of a concrete I-Beam bridge on SR 21 over Branch CreekLM 1.20, including grading, drainage, and paving.  Beginning Monday September 12, 2016,  SR 21 was closed to thru traffic until approximately September 30, 2017.  Detour route posted.

MADISON COUNTY, SR-18: Construction of a concrete box bridge on SR 18 over Meridian Creek will cause possible lane closures throughout the project. A temporary signal will be utilized.​ Restrictions: Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction with an 11’ lane restriction.

MADISON COUNTY, SR-197: Construction of 2 concrete I-beam bridges, grading, drainage and paving. Beginning Friday April 15, 2016 through Sunday, May 31, 2017: There will be lane a closure on State Route 197, just east of Beech Bluff Rd. over branch.

Restrictions: Beginning Monday October 24, through Wednesday, May 31, 2017: Traffic has been reduced to one lane in each direction with a 10’ lane restriction. A signal system is being utilized.

MCNAIRY COUNTY, SR-117: Bridge Repair project on SR 117 over Snake Creek.Beginning Tuesday, June 14, a signal system is being utilized. Motorists should watch for trucks entering and exiting the roadway.  Watch for flagmen.
Restrictions: Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction with an 11’ lane restriction. A signal system is being utilized.

OBION COUNTY, Future I-69: Grading, drainage, construction of eight bridges on future I-69 from 0.2 mile south of US 51 (SR 3) to 0.2 mile south of US 45W (SR 5). Speed limit is reduced to 45 MPH.

SHELBY COUNTY, I-40 at Canada Road
Wednesday, January 4 through Wednesday, January 11: I-40 speed limit has been reduced to 55 MPH.  There are lane shifts on I-40 east and westbound.  Beginning December 5, 2014, there are transitions south and northbound on Canada Road.

SHELBY COUNTY - I-240 beginning north of SR 385 and extending to north of Walnut Grove Road

Wednesday, January 4 through Friday, January 6, 8:00 p. m.-6:00 a. m.: There will be two ramps CLOSED at two separate locations.  The first location is the entrance ramp to I-240 Eastbound from Poplar Eastbound.  The second location is the “turn around” from Poplar Eastbound to Poplar Westbound. The closure will be to allow repair to High Mast Light standards HM 31 and HM 38.

SHELBY COUNTY, SR-1: Construction of a welded steel plate girder bridge on SR 1 over the Loosahatchie River will cause possible lane closures throughout the project.

SHELBY COUNTY, SR-14 (Austin Peay Hwy): Construction on SR 14 for a widening project from SR 204 (Singleton Parkway) to east of Old Covington Pike. Shoulders are closed north and southbound. There will be possible temporary lane closures throughout the project. Speed limit has been reduced to 45 MPH. As of May 13, 2015, Egypt-Central Road and Momosa Road have been CLOSED to thru traffic.

SHELBY COUNTY, SR-385: Bridge repair over Gulf Stream Road, the CSXT R/R & US70 (SR 1) Speed limit has been reduced Tuesday, May 31 through Monday January 16, 2017: There will be lane closures north and southbound on the outside lane on SR 385 over Gulf Stream Road LM 8.98 to work on bridge deck and approach slabs.​ Restrictions: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction with an 11’ lane restriction.

SHELBY COUNTY, SR-385: Bridge repair on SR 385 over I-240 will cause possible temporary lane closures in both directions daily.

SHELBY COUNTY, SR-385 Monday, January 9 and Tuesday, January 10, 9:00 a. m.-3:00 p. m.: There will be INTERMITTENT lane closures on I-40 east and westbound, I-55 east and westbound, and SR 385 east and westbound to allow for pothole repairs. * Wednesday, January 11, 9:00 a. m.-3:00 p. m. will serve as a backup date. Weather Permitting.

TDOT MAINTENANCE: Wednesday, January 4 through Wednesday, January 11, 9:00 a. m.-3:00 p. m.: There will be possible lane closures at various locations in Region IV in order to patch potholes on an as needed basis.  Weather Permitting.

TDOT REGION 4 Retracing of pavement markings with spray thermoplastic  Wednesday, January 4 through Wednesday, January 11: There are no scheduled closures.

TDOT REGION 4 On-Call Concrete Pavement Repair

Wednesday, January 4 through Wednesday, January 11: There are no scheduled closures.

TDOT REGION 4, On-Call Guardrail Repair

Wednesday, January 4, through Thursday, January 12, 8:00 p. m.-6:00 a. m: There will be night time lane closures at the following various locations to repair damaged guardrail. THP will assist with traffic control. Weather Permitting.

  • I-40, Shelby County, east & westbound (MM 1.0 to MM 32.0), one lane will remain open.
  • I-240, Shelby County, east & westbound, southbound & northbound (MM 1.0 to MM 30.0), one lane will remain open.
  • I-55, Shelby County, north & southbound (MM 0.0 to MM 12.0), one lane will remain open.
  • SR-385, Shelby County, north & southbound, east & westbound (MM 2.0 to MM 49.0), one lane will remain open.

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