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Home | News | TxDoT, Connect 10 closures, detours for week of March 22
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TxDoT, Connect 10 closures, detours for week of March 22

Here’s a look at both the TxDoT and Connect 10 project closures for the week ahead. 

US 62 (Paisano Drive) and some adjoining ramps will be closed to all traffic beginning at 6am on Sunday, March 22. Paisano will re-open to traffic with some long-term temporary changes before the morning commute on Monday.

While marked detours will be in place, motorists are encouraged to avoid travel in the area during this 23-hour closure.

In addition to the scheduled work,  there will be a closure on Montana for El Paso Electric crews.  In light of the Coronavirus, TxDoT has made some adjustments and crews continue to be on task and on the job, for more details click here.

Highlighted are significant closures and complete closure lists via hyperlinks to each project are below.

West Area Projects   |   I-10 Connect   |   East Area Projects

I-10 Ramp Improvements – Phase 2

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 at Airway turnarounds closed in both directions.
  • I-10 at Airway underpass southbound right lane closure.
  • I-10 at Hawkins northbound right turn lane closed.
  • Crews will be working on traffic signals.

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27
Nightly, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

  • I-10 eastbound from Hawkins to Hunter/Viscount full closure.
  • Detour – exit Hunter/Viscount and re-enter at McRae.
  • Gateway Blvd East alternate lane closures from Hawkins to Hunter/Viscount.
  • Gateway Blvd West alternate lane closures from Hunter/Viscount to Hawkins.
  • Gateway Blvd West alternate lane closures from Hawkins to Airway.
  • Full closure Viscount southbound at Acer St.
  • Detour – turn left on Acer St, right at McRae, and back onto Gateway Blvd West.
  • Crews will be moving/installing low profile concrete barriers.

I-10 Riprap Project

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 eastbound CD/ML between Buena Vista and Executive right lane closure.
  • I-10 westbound ML between Executive and Sunland Park right lane closure.
  • I-10 eastbound at Sunland Park flyover entrance ramp closed.
  • I-10 eastbound CD entrance ramp closed.
  • Crews will be placing concrete for riprap slopes and/or riprap rock on the slopes.

Mesa Park Interchange Project

Monday, March 23 through Wednesday, March 25
Nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

  • I-10 westbound Executive off-ramp closure.
  • Crews will be grinding the westbound off-ramp.

Guardrail Repair Project

Monday, March 23
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Loop 375 eastbound from Crockett to Racetrack right lane closure with complete off-ramp closure at Racetrack.
  • Spur 601 westbound from Chaffee to connecting ramp at US54 left lane closure with complete ramp closure.
  • Crews will repair tracc system.

Tuesday, March 24
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 westbound from Hawkins to Airway right lane closure.

Wednesday, March 25
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 westbound from Mesa to Redd left lane closure.

Thursday, March 26
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 eastbound from Artcraft to Redd right lane closure with complete off-ramp closure at Redd.

Friday, March 27
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 eastbound from Redd to Mesa right lane closure with complete off-ramp closure at Mesa exit.

Mesa (SH 20) Safety Improvement Projects

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Alternate lane closures from Crown Point to Double Tree.
  • Alternate lane closures from Crown Point to Festival.
  • Follow all detours until further notice.
  • Crews will be working on traffic signals.

I-10 Connect

23-hour Closure
Sunday, March 22, at 6 a.m. to Monday, March 23, at 5 a.m.

  • US 62 (Paisano Drive) will be closed to all traffic between US 54 and I-110.
  • DETOUR: Detour via San Marcial Street, Delta Drive and Boone Street.
  • The ramp which connects southbound US 54 to Paisano Drive will be closed to all traffic.
  • DETOUR: Continue south on US 54 to westbound Loop 375, take Exit 59 (US 62/Paisano Drive).
  • Gateway Boulevard North between Paisano and SH 20 (Alameda Avenue) will be closed to all traffic
  • Ramp N which connects eastbound Loop 375 to northbound US 54 will be closed to all traffic.
  • DETOUR: Take Exit 59 (US 62/Paisano Drive/Coles Street), take the Juárez, Mexico, exit, and turn right onto northbound I-110.
  • Crews will be working on temporary traffic patterns and a concrete bridge abutment.

Long-term Change
Beginning on Monday, March 23 and continuing until further notice

  • The ramp which connects southbound US 54 to Paisano Drive will be closed to all traffic.
  • DETOUR: Take Exit 21A (I-10 East/Van Horn), take Exit 23B (US 62/180/Chelsea Street/Paisano Drive) and follow Paisano to US 54.
  • Latta Street will be closed to all traffic at Paisano Drive
  • DETOUR: Gateway Boulevard South which has been temporarily converted into a two-way street.
  • NOTE: Beginning on Monday, the westbound lanes of Paisano Drive will have shifted toward the median. Use extra caution in this area.
  • Crews will be working on concrete pavement.

Monday, March 23, and Tuesday, March 24
Nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • SH 20 (Alameda Avenue) will be closed to all traffic at US 54.
  • DETOURS: Eastbound traffic will turn left on Loop 478 (Copia Street), right on Gateway Boulevard East, and right on Raynolds street. Westbound traffic will use westbound US 62 (Paisano Drive) and turn right on Loop 478 (Copia Street).
  • NOTE: Alameda will remain open to local traffic only except for the area immediately under US 54.
  • Crews will be working on an overhead bridge deck.

Wednesday, March 25, and Thursday, March 26

Nightly from 9pm to 5am

  • Collector/Distributor (C/D) lanes on southbound US 54 will be close to all traffic at Pershing Drive.
  • Ramps which connect Gateway Boulevard South to southbound US 54 at Frankfort Street and Pershing Drive will be closed to all traffic.
  • US 54 TO I-10 DETOUR: Take Exit 21A (I-10 East/Van Horn), from eastbound I-10 take Exit 24A (Trowbridge Drive), use the newly widened Trowbridge Drive Turnaround to enter westbound I-10.
  • I-10 TO JUÁREZ DETOUR: Take Exit 22B (US 54/Alamogordo/Juárez/Fort Bliss), from northbound US 54 take Exit 24A (Fred Wilson Ave/Railroad Drive/Broaddus Avenue), turn around at Fred Wilson, enter southbound US 54 and follow signs to Juárez.

Mall Braided Ramps Project

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27
Daily, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Gateway Boulevard eastbound left lane closure at Hawkins Boulevard intersection
  • Crews will be working on retaining walls

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27
Daily, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Gateway Boulevard westbound closure at Hawkins Boulevard exit ramp
  • Crews will be working on concrete curb and gutter

Loop 375 Frontage Road Project

Monday, March 23
Daily, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and continuous until further notice

  • Americas Avenue southbound alternating lane closures between North Loop Dr. and Zaragoza Road
  • Americas Avenue northbound alternating lane closures between Americas Avenue and Socorro Road
  • Americas Avenue northbound to southbound turnaround at Alameda Avenue closed
  • Loop 375 southbound complete closure at Socorro Road entrance ramp (no longer in use)
  • Closure is necessary for construction of new Pan American Drive exit ramp

I-10 Landscape Improvements

Through Friday, April 10
Daily, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and continuous until further notice

  • I-10 alternating eastbound and westbound left and right lane closures between Eastlake Boulevard and Horizon Boulevard
  • I-10 alternating eastbound and westbound entrance and exit ramps to include turnaround
  • Closure is necessary for construction of landscape improvements to include excavation, ground cover, modular block planters, concrete and maintenance

Pothole Repair

Sunday, March 29
Overnight, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

  • Zaragoza Road northbound multiple left lane closures at Gateway Boulevard East intersection
  • Zaragoza Road northbound left lane closure at Gateway Boulevard underpass
  • Crews will be repairing asphalt in the area

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