TxDOT to work on roads throughout East Texas

Published on Sunday, 4 May 2014 23:22 - Written by Staff Reports

The Texas Department of Transportation will be will be completing road repairs in its eight-county district.

Daytime lane closures will be in effect in each location while the work progresses, and motorists should be prepared to reduce speed and merge around the work zones.



Construction crews will resume resurfacing north Loop 323 in Tyler in an effort to conclude the construction project between U.S. Highway 69 north and the Loop 323 extension.

Meanwhile, maintenance crews will conclude base and pavement repair work on Texas Highway 64 west of Tyler on Monday, then on Tuesday to perform the same work on U.S. Highway 271 between north Loop 323 and Farm-to-Market Road 2015.

A second crew will do base and pavement repairs on East Loop 323 between the Loop 323 extension and Commerce Street.



Crews will resume base and pavement repairs on U.S. Highway 259 between Elkhart and the Houston County line. 



Crews will do shoulder and edge work on Texas Highway 204 between Loop 456 in Jacksonville and Texas Highway 110 in Ponta.  



Crews will continue shoulder work on Farm-to-Market Road 2087 between South Loop 281 in Longview and Interstate 20.

Sweeper trucks will also be on various bridges, including Interstate 20 bridges across the county.



Crews will resurface various spots on Farm-to-Market Road 1615 between Texas Highway 19 south of Athens and the end of state maintenance. 



Crews will resurface Farm-to-Market Road 95 between Texas Highway 315 and Farm-to-Market Road 1798 east of Mount Enterprise.



Crews will resurface various spots of Farm-to-Market Road 773 between Farm-to-Market Road 16 and Texas 64 in Ben Wheeler, followed by the same work on Texas Highway 198 between Farm-to-Market Road 1651 and the Kaufman County line.



Crews will finish resurfacing Farm-to-Market Road 1643 east of Quitman between Texas Highway 37 and Farm-to-Market Road 515, then move midweek to do the same work on Farm-to-Market Road 514 west of Yantis.

A second crew will continue edge work on U.S. Highway 80 between Mineola and Crow.