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 TxDoT, Connect10 project closures, detours for the Week of August 23

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TxDoT, Connect10 project closures, detours for the Week of August 23

Crews continue to work on area roads,, from full on closures for construction to repair work on road surfaces and guardrails.

The placement of overhead bridge girders will require complete closures on US 54, SH 20 (Alameda Avenue) and some ramps near the Spaghetti Bowl next week. Elsewhere, surface streets are subject to closure as overhead work continues on the I-10 Connect Project in Central El Paso.

Below are the closures scheduled for this week, for specific project closures and information on those projects, click on the links that follow.

Closure Links: West Area Project Closures  |  I-10 Connect Project Closures  |  East Area Project Closures

Mesa Park Interchange Project

Saturday, Aug. 22
3 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • I-10 eastbound at Executive new off-ramp closed.
  • Crews will be pouring concrete.

Mesa Rehabilitation Project

Sunday, Aug. 23 through Tuesday, Aug. 25
Nightly, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • Mesa southbound lanes between Sunland Park and Festival complete closure.
  • Crews will be paving.

Sunday, Aug. 23 through Thursday, Aug. 27
Nightly, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • Mesa northbound lanes between Baltimore and Brentwood complete closure.
  • Crews will be paving and placing concrete on clay pockets.

Continuous until further notice

  • Mesa northbound between Baltimore and Brentwood reduced to one lane.
  • Mesa southbound between Sunland Park and Festival reduced to one lane.
  • Crews will be working on roadway rehabilitation.

Mesa Safety Improvement Project

Monday, Aug. 24 through Friday, Aug. 28
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Mesa and Mesa Hills intersection between Festival and Crown Point alternate lane closures.
  • Mesa and Baltimore intersection between Cincinnati and Gregory alternate lane closures.
  • Mesa and Argonaut intersection between Castellano and Montecillo alternate lane closures.
  • Montana and Krag intersection alternate lane closures.
  • North Loop and Hawkins intersection alternate lane closures.
  • Zaragoza and Vista Del Sol intersection alternate lane closures.
  • Crews will be working on traffic signal improvements.

Guardrail Repair

Monday, Aug. 24
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 eastbound between Porfirio Diaz to Santa Fe right lane closed.
  • I-10 eastbound at Santa Fe exit ramp left lane closed.
  • Crews will be working on guardrails

Tuesday, Aug. 25
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 eastbound between Paisano and Trowbridge right lane closed with complete Trowbridge exit ramp closure.
  • Crews will be working on guardrails

Wednesday, Aug. 26
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 westbound between Paisano and Raynolds right lane closed.
  • Crews will be working on guardrails.

Thursday, Aug. 27
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Loop 375 westbound between State Park and Paseo Del Norte exit ramp left lane closed.
  • Crews will be working on guardrails.

Friday, Aug. 28
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Spur 601 westbound between Chaffee and Fred Wilson right lane closed with complete Fred Wilson exit ramp closure.
  • Crews will be working on guardrails.

Pothole Repair

Monday, Aug. 17 through Friday, Aug. 21
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • SH-20 (Mesa) westbound between Camille and Alto Mesa right lane closed.
  • Crews will be working on pothole repairs.

Spall Repair

Sunday, Aug. 23 through Thursday, Aug. 27
Nightly, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • I-10 eastbound between Robert E Lee and Airway alternating lane closures.
  • Crews will be working on concrete spall repair.

Miscellaneous Concrete

Monday, Aug. 24 through Tuesday, Aug. 25
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 westbound between Dallas and Mesa left lane closed.
  • Crews will be repairing concrete barriers.

Wednesday, Aug. 26 through Thursday, Aug. 27
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • FM-1905 [Antonio Street, Anthony, TX] westbound between I-10 to Sandia right lane closed.
  • Crews will be repairing curb and sidewalk.

Maintenance

Daily until further notice

Starting Monday, Aug. 10 (including Saturdays and Sundays)
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • I-10 east and westbound between Mesa and Vinton and North and South Desert alternating left and right-hand lane and/or shoulder closures.
  • Crews will be boring

Sunday, Aug. 23
6 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • SH-20 (Mesa) and Mesa Hills intersection alternate lane closures.
  • Mesa Hills eastbound at the intersection of Mesa complete closure.
  • Crews will be removing and restriping the intersection.

Loop 375 Frontage Road Project

Monday, Aug. 24 through Saturday, Aug. 29 (complete closure)
Daily, from 6 a.m. until 4 p.m. and continuous until further notice

  • South Americas Avenue (frontage road) northbound to southbound turnaround complete closure at North Loop Drive
  • South Americas Avenue southbound traffic detour at North Loop Drive
  • Crews will be hauling material for retaining walls

Monday, Aug. 24 through Friday, Aug. 28
Daily, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and continuous until further notice

  • South Americas Avenue (frontage road) northbound left lane closure from Zaragoza Road Truck Bridge to Joe Rodriguez
  • Crews will be installing a Dynamic Message Sign (DMS)

Monday, Aug. 24 through Friday, Aug. 28
Nightly, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. (overnight) and continuous until further notice

  • South Americas Avenue (frontage road) southbound left lane closure from Socorro Road to Pan American
  • Crews will be pouring stamped concrete riprap

Monday, Aug. 24 (complete closure)
Nightly, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. (overnight)

  • Loop 375 southbound complete closure at North Loop Drive entrance ramp
  • Loop 375 traveling public traffic detour at Zaragoza Road
  • Crews will be working on bridge drill shafts

Zaragoza/Montwood Improvement Project

Monday, Aug. 24
Daily, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. and continuous until further notice

  • Joe Battle Boulevard southbound left lane closure from Lyman Dutton Circle to Zaragoza Road intersection
  • Joe Battle Boulevard northbound left lane closure from Montwood Drive to Zaragoza Road intersection
  • Crews will be constructing new retaining wall

Monday, Aug. 24
Daily, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. and continuous until further notice

  • Montwood Drive eastbound complete lane closure between Joe Battle Boulevard and Firehouse Drive
  • Traveling public will be shifted to westbound lanes of roadway
  • New section of Zaragoza will be open at Joe Battle Boulevard southbound to Montwood Drive to relieve traffic congestion
  • Crews will be reconstructing placement of concrete panels

I-10 Connect

Sunday, August 23, from 8am to Noon

  • Westbound US 62 (Paisano Drive) will be closed to all traffic at San Marcial Street.
  • Lane closures will be in place on eastbound US 62 (Paisano Drive) at San Marcial Street.
  • Northbound San Marcial Street will be closed to all traffic between Great Bear Court and Paisano Drive.

Crews will be installing new signs and pavement markings which prohibit vehicles from blocking the intersection.

 

Monday, Aug. 24, at 7 a.m. through Tuesday, Aug. 25, at 5 a.m.

  • Ramp E which connects Gateway Boulevard South to southbound US 54 at Yandell Drive will be closed to all traffic.
  • DETOUR: Enter southbound US 54 at Pershing Drive.
  • Crews will be staging bridge girders.

Monday, Aug. 24, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • Southbound US 54 will be closed to all traffic between I-10 and US 62 (Paisano Drive).
  • DETOUR: Take Exit 21A (I-10 East/Van Horn) to Exit 23B (US 62/180/Chelsea Street/Paisano Drive), turn right on Paisano and follow the marked US 62 detour.
  • 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, enter I-10 eastbound, take Exit 23A (Raynolds Street) and turn right on Raynolds Street. Westbound traffic will use westbound US 62 (Paisano Drive) and turn right on Piedras Street.
  • NOTE: Alameda will remain open to local traffic only except for the area immediately under US 54. Motorists, pedestrians and cyclists will not be allowed to pass under US 54 at any point during this closure.
  • Crews will be placing bridge girders.

Sunday, Aug. 23, and Tuesday, Aug. 25, nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • Rosa Avenue will be closed to all traffic between Uva Place and Bowie Street
  • DETOUR: Take Uva or Bowie to Durazno Avenue.
  • Crews will be placing an overhead bridge deck.

Wednesday, Aug. 26, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • Westbound I-10 will be reduced to one lane at Raynolds Street.
  • The offramp connecting westbound I-10 to Raynolds Street will be closed to all traffic.
  • DETOUR: Take Exit 23A (US 62/180/Paisano Drive/Chelsea Street).
  • Crews will be placing safety barriers.

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