Sunday , November 19 2017
Home | News | Local News | GO-10 Reminds Motorists about Construction Projects for This Week

GO-10 Reminds Motorists about Construction Projects for This Week

GO 10 is an infrastructure reconstruction of Interstate 10 on El Paso’s Westside, between the Executive Center Boulevard and North Mesa Street exits.

Closure start times and end times are approximate. All closures are subject to change. Find the latest information on the traffic alerts page  or at twitter.com/GO10EP.

 At $158 million, GO 10 is the largest traditionally delivered (design-bid-build) project that TxDOT’s El Paso District has done to date. Construction started in April 2015, and is expected to be complete in 2019.

Mesa – Continuous for 6 weeks

The following closures started on Wednesday, Jan.18, and will continue until 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24

  • The right turn-only lane on North Mesa Street (SH 20) will be closed between Osborne Drive and South Desert Boulevard (traveling in the direction toward Remcon).
  • The right through lane on North Mesa Street (SH 20) will also be closed between Osborne Drive and South Desert Boulevard (traveling in the direction toward Remcon); however, when possible, crews will open the through lane during rush hours and at night.

Note: The two left lanes on North Mesa Street (SH 20) will remain open and access to businesses will be available at all times. Crews will be installing underground utilities. [Map 2] 

I-10 Both Directions – Overnight: Sunday, Jan. 22 and Monday, Jan. 23

9 p.m. each night to 6 a.m. each morning

  • The left lane on I-10 Westbound will be closed between the Sunland Park Overpass and the North Mesa Underpass.
  • I-10 Eastbound will be completely closed at the North Mesa Exit Ramp (Exit 11).

Detour:  Motorists on I-10 East will exit at North Mesa Street (Exit 11), take Doniphan Drive to Sunland Park Drive, and will be able to re-enter I-10 at Sunland Park Drive. NOTE:  Doniphan Drive does not provide access to I-10 nor to US 85 after Sunland Park Drive. Please keep to the detour route.

Crews will be setting steel beams into place at the Resler Flyover Ramp. [Map 2] 

Overnight – Sunday, Jan. 22 through Sunday, Feb. 6 | 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

  • I-10 in both directions will be reduced to one lane at the North Mesa intersection overpass between Thorn Avenue and approximately 100 feet east of North Mesa Street (SH 20).

Crews will be installing temporary wire retaining walls. [No map]

Overnight – Tuesday, Jan. 24 through Thursday, Jan. 26 | 9 p.m. each night to 6 a.m. each following morning

  • I-10 Westbound will be completely closed at the Resler Exit Ramp (Exit 12).
  • The left lane on I-10 Eastbound will be closed between the North Mesa Entrance Ramp and just past the Resler Flyover Ramp.

Detour:  Motorists on I-10 West will exit at Resler Drive (Exit 12) and take North Mesa Street (SH 20) westward to I-10 where they can re-enter I-10 West.

Crews will be setting steel beams into place at the Resler Flyover Ramp. [Map 1]

 I-10 West – Daytime: Monday, Jan. 23 through Friday, Jan. 27 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day

  • The two-lane Sunland Park Exit Ramp (Exit 13, Westbound) will be reduced to one lane.

Crews will be working on retaining walls. [Map 3]

 I-10 East – Continuous for 2 weeks

The following closure started on Wednesday, Jan.18, and will continue until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1

  • Paisano Drive (US 85) eastbound will be closed between Sunland Park Drive and Crockett Street.

Business access: Nearby businesses can be accessed from Sunland Park Drive, Constitution Drive and Crockett Street.

Crews will be working along a portion of Paisano Drive (US 85). [Map 3]

 G010_ClosuresMap1_012017G010_ClosuresMap2_012017 G010_ClosuresMap3_012017

About Staff Report

Staff Reports are just that, Staff Reporting the news. No skew, no opinion just the news. We pride ourselves on making sure that we bring you the news as soon as it is published, submitted or sent to us. No need to have a reporter rewrite or give their opinion. The facts nothing more.

Check Also

TxDoT/Go10 Closures for Week of November 12

For the second weekend in a row, a 27-hour closure on I-10 East at North …

One comment

  1. Thanks, El Paso Herald Post, for sharing the upcoming closures for the GO 10 project.

LAtech728