Transportation updates: 3 road projects to watch in June


North Royal Oaks/Mallory Lane/Liberty Pike intersection

The Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen decided in April a roundabout will be installed at the intersection of North Royal Oaks, Mallory Lane and Liberty Pike, citing projections that it would move traffic more freely and be more cost efficient.

Timeline: slated to begin in 3-4 years
Cost: TBD
Funding source: city of Franklin

Mack C. Hatcher extension

The extension of Mack C. Hatcher Memorial Parkway is proceeding on schedule, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation. A temporary bridge and haul road for construction crews is complete.

Timeline: December 2018-September 2021
Cost: $45.1 million
Funding sources: TDOT, city of Franklin

Franklin Road widening

Due to utility delays, the widening of Franklin Road will not be complete until spring 2022, according to TDOT. Phase 2 of construction will likely begin in early 2020.

Timeline: August 2017-spring 2022
Cost: $27.4 million
Funding source: TDOT

All information on this page was updated as of 5/8/19. News or questions about these or other local transportation projects? Email us at

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