Construction Updates

TEXRail construction began after the August 2016 groundbreaking. Revisit this page for updates as construction progresses and/or sign up below to receive construction-related email notifications.

Construction updates for the week of Dec. 10th.

North Richland Hills Construction Updates

  • Davis Road – lane closures November 27 – December 15: working to match the roadway to the new railroad tracks.
  • Rufe Snow Drive – lane closures December 4 – January 16 to enhance the approach on both the north and south sides of the railroad tracks. This is to smooth out the crossing as vehicles pass over the tracks.
  • Smithfield Road – shoulder closure into December at the railroad tracks.
  • Browning Road – lane closures – December 11-15 for asphalt replacement.

COMING SOON:

  • Smithfield Road – road closure January 2-23: reconstruct approach both north and south of the railroad, complete water line installation and coordinated utility work with North Richland Hills.

Fort Worth Construction Updates

  • 4th Street (near 35W) – lane closure to stage for bridge work, December 5-15.
  • Sylvania Ave. (between Long Ave. & Southern Cross) – lane closures between November 1 and late December to improve the roadway to match the grade of the new tracks.
  • Deen Road (between NE 33rd & E. Long Ave.) – road closed through December 22: replacing the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials in addition to improving the roadway to match the grade of the new tracks.
  • Beach Street – various lane closures through December 20 to work on water line.

COMING SOON

  • Sylvania Ave. (between Long Ave. & Southern Cross) – road closure TBD to replace the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials.

Haltom City Construction Updates

  • Old Denton Hwy. (Hwy. 377 between Springlake Pkwy & Straightaway Drive) – road closure through December 17.
  • Janada Road – southbound lane closure – December 11-15.

COMING SOON

  • Glenview Road (between Haltom Road and Hwy. 377) – lane closures between TBD and late December to improve the roadway to match the grade of the new tracks.
  • Glenview Road (between Haltom Road and Hwy. 377) – road closure TBD to replace the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials.

Colleyville Construction Updates

  • LD Locket (Near Bransford) – Right shoulder closure: eastbound (2 locations) with flagger operation as needed for trucks and material delivery and construction.

Grapevine Construction Updates

COMING SOON

  • Kimball Ave. (north of Hwy. 26) – road closure in tentatively mid-December: replacing the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials.

DFW International Airport

  • Southbound Service Road (south of Cross Under #2) – left lane closure through September 2018.

 

 

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