Current 5-Lane Roadway Concept with Access Management Elements
The widening of Columbia Avenue (SR-6) is needed to accommodate the projected traffic volume and increase the mobility and safety to and from downtown Franklin.
Length & Limits
Mack Hatcher Parkway to Downs Boulevard
*** On September 6, 2017 The Board of Mayor and Aldermen (BOMA) approved Resolution 2017-43, selecting the 5-Lane Concept with Access Control.***
Video presentations of both the five lane and roundabout widening options for Columbia Avenue:
Roundabout Widening Presentation
Five Lane Widening Presentation
Work Session Presentation to BOMA on July 11, 2017
BOMA Full Work Session Video and Agenda
Combined Concept Designs
Estimated Property Impacts
BOMA Work Session Presentation from 07-11-2017
BOMA Work Session Presentation from 06-27-2017
BOMA Work Session Presentation from 06-13-2017
Example Roundabout Corridors
Work Session Presentation to BOMA on June 27, 2017
Work Session Presentation to BOMA on June 13, 2017
The City held the Third Public Involvement Meeting, a Townhall style open discussion format, on May 16, 2017. Please review the meeting’s presentation and Concept Design Layouts linked below.
The City of Franklin held the Second Public Involvement Meeting for this project on January 31, 2017. Please review the meeting’s presentation and handout linked below.
Columbia Avenue Transportation Planning Report 2010
Columbia Avenue_Public Involvement Plan
1st Public Meeting (05/17/2016) Comments
2nd Public Meeting (01/31/2017) Comments