Capital Projects

Capital Projects


I-35W Construction Closures and Detours

Construction on I-35W from I-30 to US 287 is in full swing. Capacity improvements span 18 miles and include a section of highway that is ranked as the state's eighth most congested roadway. Know the closures and detours before you get in the car.

Other Projects

Big Fossil Parallel Wastewater Line (Active through Oct. 15, 2016)
Phase 1 & 3 - Construction to begin October 2016 Phase 2 - Design in Progress

Casino Beach & Love Circle Water & Wastewater Improvements (Active through Oct. 15, 2016)
Phase 1 - This part of the project is 90 percent complete. Lift station testing is currently being performed. Phase 2 - A construction contract is expected to be awarded on the Love Circle segment in the upcoming weeks.

Norwood Drive (Active through Nov. 2, 2016)
Intersection improvements continue. However, contractor issues have delayed completion of the project. Construction is now expected to be complete by the end of 2016.

Precinct Line Road at Walkers Branch Bridge closed two days (Active through Sept. 28, 2016)
The Texas Department of Transportation's contractor is closing Precinct Line Road from State Highway 10 to Trinity Boulevard Sept. 26-28 so crews can pour new concrete for the bridge deck at Walker Branch. Detour signs directing traffic will be in place throughout the closure. Both northbound and southbound traffic will be detoured to Norwood Drive. TXDOT expects to finish this project by late October.

Precinct Line Road from Concho Trail to Randol Mill Road (Active through Nov. 2, 2016)
This segment of roadway will be repaved with asphalt surface and cement subgrade after the other projects at the north and south ends of Precinct Line Road are complete. No curb, gutter or sidewalk improvements will be made. Project completion is scheduled for August 2018.

Precinct Line Road from SH-10 to Concho Trail (Active through Sept. 30, 2016)
This project is almost finished. Contractors are working on landscaping and clean up. All construction activities are expected to be completed by the end of September 2016.

Randol Mill Road Wastewater Improvements (Active through Oct. 15, 2016)
The contractor is working on the lower end between Randol Mill Road and Handley Ederville Road. The segment of line east of Loop 820 is 85 percent complete.

Randol Mill Road from Stoneview Circle to Precinct Line Road (Active through Nov. 2, 2016)
Consultants are working on the design of the roadway. Storm drain issues have delayed the design process so construction will be pushed to May 2017.

Trinity Boulevard (Active through Nov. 2, 2016)
Loop 820 to Salado Trail: Construction plans have been reviewed by city staff and returned to the consultant for revisions. This means construction is expected to begin January 2017. Salado Trail to Thames Trail: The project consultant continues working on construction plans for this phase of the project. Staff anticipates these plans will arrive for review September 2016. The construction schedule has not been set for this project.

Trinity Boulevard Bridge & Drainage Improvements (Active through Nov. 2, 2016)
Two portions of work remain for the Trinity Boulevard Bridge project. The concrete flat work including the median east of the bridge is scheduled to be completed in September, restoring the four-lane traffic condition. The channel lining is scheduled to be complete by the end of the year.

Bond Projects

Visit the bond website to learn more about projects selected as part of the 2014 bond program.