Contactors will close (98th Street) temporarily on Monday, April 12th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to install a culvert near Indiana Ave. Both east and westbound lanes will be closed to through traffic from Gary Avenue to Indiana Avenue.
The installation is part of the 98th Street project that started in February. The $6 million project includes widening one mile of the roadway from lanes to seven lanes from University Avenue to Indiana Avenue.
Workers are laying the culvert to frain water away from low lying area near the west side of the project. The culvert will be removed when construction is completed.
Lubbock District highway projects are available on the ( TxDOT website ) under local information.