Lane Closures on Germantown Parkway for Road Repairs

TDOT crews will close lanes on Germantown Parkway over I-40 for repairs.

MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) crews will be closing lanes on Germantown Parkway over I-40 for milling and paving as well as bridge joint repairs. Crews will begin in the northbound lanes and move to the southbound lanes as work progresses. All work is weather-dependent.

From Tuesday, April 16 to Thursday, April 18, each day from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.:

  • 2 lanes will be open, and 2 lanes will be closed.
  • The ramp to I-40 westbound will be closed.

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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.

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