TxDOT announces closures for Northwest Passage Project - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

2/20/10

TxDOT announces closures for Northwest Passage Project

Posted by Ben Lawson - bio | email

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will perform several lane closures along the southbound frontage road on northwest Loop 289 Monday, Feb. 22, evening.

The overnight closures are scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. and will give project contractor C & C Construction the space needed to accommodate equipment to place 16 concrete beams for the new Slide Road overpass.

TxDOT will begin the operation by reducing the frontage road to two-lanes. As work progresses to the northernmost part of the bridge, the frontage road will be reduced to one-lane of traffic.

All frontage road lanes will be open to traffic by 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb 23. Northbound frontage road traffic will not be affect. Message boards informing motorists of the scheduled lane closures are in place.

The work is part of the Northwest Passage project that will make more than $28 million of improvements, including widening the Loop from four to six lanes, rebuilding the 4th Street overpass and building a new bridge at Slide Road.  Work will take place weather permitting.

©2010 KCBD NewsChannel 11. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • GOP senators in last-ditch try to rescue health care bill

    GOP senators in last-ditch try to rescue health care bill

    Thursday, July 20 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-07-20 08:08:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-07-20 12:40:44 GMT

    Republican senators are hunkering down for a last-ditch attempt to prevent their own divisions from pushing their health care bill to oblivion.

    Republican senators are hunkering down for a last-ditch attempt to prevent their own divisions from pushing their health care bill to oblivion.

  • Trump's critique of Sessions reflects long-held frustrations

    Trump's critique of Sessions reflects long-held frustrations

    Thursday, July 20 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-07-20 07:37:58 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-07-20 12:40:30 GMT

    Two Trump advisers acknowledged that the president's public comments largely reflected what they have heard him say about Sessions privately.

    Two Trump advisers acknowledged that the president's public comments largely reflected what they have heard him say about Sessions privately.

  • Boy, 9, travels country thanking police with doughnuts

    Boy, 9, travels country thanking police with doughnuts

    Thursday, July 20 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-07-20 11:44:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-07-20 11:44:06 GMT

    The boy is on a mission to thank every police officer in America because he considers them his best friends.

    The boy is on a mission to thank every police officer in America because he considers them his best friends.

Powered by Frankly