West Loop 289 Undergoing Major Traffic Changes - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/20/04

West Loop 289 Undergoing Major Traffic Changes

If the west loop is part of your commute, brace yourself for an early morning adjustment. Overnight on May 19th, TX-DOT will close West Loop 289 from 34th to Slide.

The Loop between 34th Street and slide will be closed for over a year, as construction crews revamp the West Loop.

West Loop 289 Traffic Changes
Take a close look at the changes that travelers of the West Loop 289 can expect to see until 2005.

According to TX-DOT commuters should factor in another six to eight minutes to their commute.
During the construction time you will have to drive along the Loop access roads. The Brownfield Highway underpass will also be shut down completely.

So, for example, if you're driving from Lubbock to Wolfforth, you will need to take the access road to 34th and turn around to get back to the Brownfield Highway.

And, if you're heading east on the Loop access road, a new fly over has been built to help traffic exit onto Slide Road.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

    Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:19:24 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:19:24 GMT

    Homeland Security secretary defends an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications.

    Homeland Security secretary defends an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications.

  • To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

    To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:00:10 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:00:10 GMT

    While millions of Americans celebrate the long Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer, some veterans and loved ones of fallen military members wish the holiday would command more respect.

    While millions of Americans celebrate the long Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer, some veterans and loved ones of fallen military members wish the holiday would command more respect.

  • Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

    Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

    Monday, May 29 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-05-29 14:49:56 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-05-29 14:49:56 GMT

    Frustrated with what he views as his team's inability to push back against the drumbeat of new revelations, Trump is seeking expanded teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands.

    Frustrated with what he views as his team's inability to push back against the drumbeat of new revelations, Trump is seeking expanded teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands.

Powered by Frankly