I-35 West Road Construction Updates

  • North Tarrant Express Road Project -

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  • Segment 3B:

    The first phase of the I-35W reconstruction (north of I-820) is officially underway, with utility relocations and preliminary ground excavation activities already occurring. This segment, known as Segment 3B of the North Tarrant Express, is part of the 10-mile reconstruction of I-35W from I-30 downtown to US 81/287. It is anticipated that construction on this segment will be completed in 2017.
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    • "Beat the Traffic" Map real-time planning tool highlights lane/ramp closures, incidents and traffic speeds so that you experience a reliable and safe trip in the corridor. - Click here.
  • Anticipated Road Construction for the days of:  March 20-24

    • PLEASE NOTE: There is a new traffic pattern on the I-35W northbound frontage road between Basswood Blvd and North Tarrant Pkwy. The new frontage road extension is now open. The previous temporary ramp to northbound I-35W is now closed while the new permanent entrance ramp is constructed from the frontage road to the highway where the temporary is currently located. This ramp closure is anticipated through May 2017. Traffic desiring to enter northbound I-35W will be directed along the frontage road to enter immediately north of Heritage Trace Pkwy. Motorists may also use the entrance ramp from Western Center Blvd.
    • Here are the anticipated traffic impacts north of I-820 to North Tarrant Pkwy for the coming week (day closures are from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; night closures are from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted):
      • No planned closures.
    • Closures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule.
    • Lane closures are posted at www.northtarrantexpress.com and also transmitted in their subscription (free) email service.