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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  • Anticipated Road Construction for the days of:  February 5-9

    • 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):
      • IH-35W Southbound Main Lanes:  During the day, Tuesday, Feb 6, and Wednesday, Feb 7, I-35W southbound main lanes will be reduced to one lane between Western Center Blvd and I-820 for repair work.
      • IH-35W Northbound Exit to Basswood Blvd:  During the day, Monday, Feb 5, the I-35W northbound exit ramp to Basswood Blvd will be closed for repair work. Traffic will be directed to exit the prior exit ramp to Western Center Blvd and follow the frontage road to Basswood Blvd.
      • IH-35W Southbound TEXpress Entrance from Basswood Blvd:  During the day, Tuesday, Feb 6, the I-35W TEXpress southbound entrance ramp from Basswood Blvd will be closed for repair work. Traffic may enter southbound I-35W from the next entrance exit from Basswood Blvd.
    • 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.