Texas Department of Transportation project updates

Published on Saturday, 13 July 2013 16:53 - Written by Staff Reports

Texas Department of Transportation project updates are listed below:

SMITH COUNTY – Texas Department of Transportation contractor Reynolds & Kay, Ltd., on Monday are scheduled to begin about three months of pavement repairs and resurfacing operations on NNE Loop 323 between U.S. Highway 69 North and American Legion Drive where North Loop 323 meets East Loop 323.

Elsewhere in Smith County, TxDOT maintenance crews this week are scheduled to continue base and pavement repairs on Farm-to-Market Road 2661 between Texas Highway 31 near Chandler and Texas Highway 64 west of Toll 49.

A second crew is scheduled on Monday to begin seal coat operations on FM 849 between Texas Highway 110 near Hide-A-Way and FM 16 in Lindale.

Daytime lane closures will be in effect in each location while the work is in progress, and flaggers will control traffic in two-lane areas. Loose gravel may be present for several days following a seal coat application.

ANDERSON COUNTY – TxDOT’s annual preventative maintenance program known as District-Wide Seal Coat is scheduled to continue this week in Anderson County as it moves through all eight counties of the Tyler District, treating nearly 300 miles of roadway before concluding work in August.

On Monday, crews are scheduled to seal FM 837 between Texas Highway 19 and FM 315 before moving to FM 320 on Tuesday between U.S. Highway 79 in Palestine and FM 645 west of Palestine.

On Wednesday, crews are scheduled to spend two days sealing SSE Loop 256 between U.S. Highway 84 East and U.S. Highway 79 South, then finish the week sealing U.S. Highway 287 between SE Loop 256 and FM 2419.

Also, crews are scheduled to make base and pavement repairs in various locations on FM 319 southeast of Palestine.

Daytime lane closures will be in effect in each location while the work is in progress, and flaggers will control traffic in two-lane areas. Loose gravel may be present for several days following a seal coat application.

JACKSONVILLE – After numerous delays, TxDOT contract crews this week are scheduled to begin pavement-repair work on FM 347 (Bolton Street) between Cherokee Street and Loop 456. Daytime lane closures will be in effect while the work is in progress, and flaggers will control traffic.

GREGG COUNTY – TxDOT contract crews this week are scheduled to continue work on the westbound Interstate 20 bridge at the Sabine River between Longview and Kilgore. Lane closures will be in place 24 hours a day today through Thursday while work on the bridge deck is completed.

Also, TxDOT maintenance crews are scheduled to begin resurfacing operations on FM 2276 between FM 2087 near Rolling Meadows and FM 349 east of Kilgore.

Daytime lane closures will be in effect while the work is in progress, and flaggers will control traffic in two-lane areas.

WOOD COUNTY – TxDOT maintenance crews this week are scheduled to continue edge work on FM 2422 and FM 1804, both east of Mineola. Daytime lane closures will be in effect while the work is in progress, and flaggers will control traffic.

VAN ZANDT COUNTY – TxDOT maintenance crews this week are scheduled to perform base and edge repairs on FM 1651 between Texas Highway 198 and FM 47. Daytime lane closures will be in effect while the work is in progress, and flaggers will control traffic in two-lane areas.