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Bridge Replacement Closes SR 223 in Madison County

Thursday, November 04, 2021 | 12:16pm

Jackson, Tennessee – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will close a portion of SR 223 (Shady Grove Road) for a bridge replacement project. The closure is approximately one and a half miles south of Denmark, between Denmark and SR 138. A detour will be posted.

The road closure begins on Monday, November 8, and is estimated to reopen by the end of May 2022.

From your desktop or mobile device, get the latest construction activity and live streaming SmartWay traffic cameras at www.TNSmartWay.com/Traffic. Travelers can also dial 511 from any landline or cellular phone for travel information, or follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/TN511 for statewide travel or for West Tennessee follow https://twitter.com/NicLawrenceTDOT.

As always, drivers are reminded to use all motorist information tools wisely and Know Before You Go! by checking travel conditions before leaving for your destination. Drivers should never tweet, text or talk on a cell phone while behind the wheel.

In 2016, the Tennessee Department of Transportation lost three workers in the line of duty. All three were struck by passing motorists. Those tragedies bring the total number of TDOT lives lost to 112. We don’t want to lose another member of our TDOT family. We’re asking you to WORK WITH US. Click on the WORK WITH US logo to learn more.

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