East 19th street will undergo highway upgrades - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

East 19th street will undergo highway upgrades

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A new multi-million dollar highway upgrade is now underway. The project of highway upgrade began Friday morning. Highway 62 or East 19th street was funded through bonds that will improve the overall safety of the road.

Wider lanes and more lighting will ensure the safety of drivers. So if you take this route daily, plan ahead to leave early in order to reach your destination. The project is expected to be finished by December of next year.

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