December 1, 2016

Crane work to change traffic patterns around Children's Hospital this weekend

From 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2Pierce Avenue will be closed from Medical Center Drive to 24th Avenue South, and access to 23rd Avenue South will be closed during this time.

From 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2 until 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4Pierce Avenue will be reduced to one lane between Medical Center Drive and 24th Avenue South.

From 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday Dec. 4, Pierce Avenue will be closed from Medical Center Drive to 24th Aveneu South, and access to 23rd Avenue will be closed during this time.

The reason for this lane reduction is to install the tower crane for the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt vertical expansion project. VUPD and flagmen will be onsite during this time to direct pedestrian and vehicular traffic.

For more infomation, call Terry Ralph at 615-715-1257.