(MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro Assistant Traffic Director Ram Balachandran tells NewsRadio WGNS about a complete closure of southbound traffic on Cason Lane at State Route 99 (New Salem Highway/Eagleville Highway). This begins at 6:00 o'clock Thursday morning (3/26/2020) and continues for over a week, through Saturday (4/4/2020).
The southbound lane is traffic traveling from the Old Fort Parkway towards the New Salem Highway (SR 99).
Balachandran stresses, "The complete closure of the south bound lanes of Cason Lane at the intersection of SR 99 is necessary to excavate and install the new gas lines for the project across this side road."
During this temporary permanent lane closure, a detour will be utilized to maintain traffic flow on Cason Lane and for East and West bound traffic on SR 99 due to traffic turning off SR 99 on to this side road. The detour will divert traffic to Veterans Parkway to Cason Lane, per the
Again, the work is scheduled to begin on Thursday morning (3/26/2020) and should continue through Saturday afternoon(4/4/2020).