TDOT paving projects underway on Franklin Road

Wondering about the road work happening on Franklin Road? See more about the project here. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Wondering about the road work happening on Franklin Road? See more about the project here. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Wondering about the road work happening on Franklin Road? See more about the project here. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Work began in late August on a paving project on Franklin Road, Main Street and Columbia Avenue.

Drivers should expect some intermittent lane closures, according to a previous announcement from the city of Franklin.

Work on the roadway, which is being completed by the Tennessee Department of Transportation, is expected to last through Oct. 23.

The roadwork will occur on Franklin Road from the Harpeth Bridge up north to Country Road, on Main Street from the Harpeth Bridge to the Five Points intersection and on Columbia Avenue from Five Points to the Mack C. Hatcher Parkway.

Residents can expect intermittent lane closures as well as overnight road closures and detours.


Take a look at the map below to see the affected area.

By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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