Upcoming Road Closures Announced

Monday, August 2, 2021

Here are upcoming road closings:

East 23rd and Polk Street

Single lane closures on Polk Street southbound and East 23rd Street westbound will take place Monday, August 2 through Friday, August 6. Please use caution when driving through this area.

 

4400 Central Avenue

Single lane closures on Central Avenue will take place Monday, August 2 from 8 AM until 4 PM while plumbing work is performed on an overhead walkway. Flaggers will be present to guide traffic around the lane closure. 

 

Bachman Tunnel - Eastbound

Bachman Tunnel eastbound will be closed on the following dates and times for TDOT inspection:

Monday, August 2 at 8:00 PM until Tuesday, August 3 at 5:00 AM. 

Detours will be posted. Please plan additional time while traveling.

 

Bachman Tunnel - Westbound

Bachman Tunnel westbound will be closed on the following dates and times for TDOT inspection:

Tuesday, August 3 at 8:00 PM until Wednesday, August 4 at 5:00 AM. 

Detours will be posted. Please plan additional time while traveling.

 

6497 E Brainerd Road

Single lane closures on E Brainerd Road will take place Tuesday, August 3 at 9 PM until Wednesday, August 4 at 6 AM. Two-way traffic will be maintained with the use of flaggers.  Please use caution and watch for workers.

 

Shallowford Road 

Shallowford Road will be reduced to one lane between Jersey Pike and Cromwell Road on Wednesday, August 4 through Friday, August 6 from 8:30 AM until 4:00 PM for pavement renewal. Two-way traffic will be maintained with the use of flaggers. Delays are expected, please use alternative routes if possible. Work is dependant on weather conditions.

 

View CDOT's map of events and road closures for full details of these activities and other projects underway in our public space.


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