In addition to the changes to US 175, local residents and county road traffic may see alterations in the way they enter onto the new lanes.
Longview Maintenance will be milling and inlaying asphalt patches on SH 300 around the Reel Road area. Expect various lane closures and delays with flaggers providing traffic control.
US 80 Widening in Gladewater
The contractor is working on storm sewer on the south side of the roadway. Traffic is reduced to one lane as Phase I work is conducted. The project consists of widening US 80 to four through lanes with a left turn lane from Loop 485 to Locker Plant Road. Work includes earthwork, base and surface work, storm sewer, concrete curb and gutter, safety improvements, and upgrading signage and pavement markings. Motorists can expect delays and lane closures during this work.
Striping and shoulder embankment work are ongoing. Expect lane closures and brief delays with flaggers and a pilot car providing traffic control.
base repairs, planing, applying a hot mix surface and striping
Structure work will continue at Horsley Creek. Subgrade work and cement treating will begin on the next section of roadway, approximately four miles south of I-20. Expect delays with daily lane closures controlled by flaggers and a pilot vehicle.
Roadway rehab operations will be conducted with the contractor milling and cement treating flex-base. Structure work is ongoing. Expect lane closures with flaggers and a pilot vehicle handling traffic control.
SH 182, etc., Safety Treating
The contractor continues driveway repairs on FM 2869 with no impacts to traffic. The project includes resetting driveway pipe, cross culvert extensions, guardrail and various other improvements. Current work is on FM 2869 moving southward from FM 2088 to SH 154.
No work is planned for this week. Spot repair operations are being conducted on I-20 at various entrance and exit ramps as well as some mainlane locations in Gregg, Smith and Van Zandt counties.
Holding up a sample of water collected from a sink at the Arp Junior High school, the district’s superintendent says “it looks like lake water.”More >>
The Midland County Sheriff's office is searching for Caleb Andrew Tondre, white, male, 4 years old, 06/3/13, 3 ft, 45 lbs., reddish blonde hair, hazel eyes, and last seen wearing a lime green GAP shirt, khaki pants, and red Jordan shoes.More >>
Nearly a year has passed now since an East Texas woman, who was 8 months pregnant at the time, vanished under mysterious circumstances.More >>