30-Day Outlook

Construction is underway! Below is a list of upcoming construction activities. The 30-day outlook serves as a guide for upcoming construction. Construction schedules can change due to weather and other circumstances. This page is updated once a month.

North Segment

 

February 2017

Denton

Construction

  • Additional lanes of the North Texas Boulevard bridge are scheduled to open in February and work on the span is scheduled to be completed this spring.
  • McCormick Street is closed between the north- and southbound frontage roads through February for bridge construction. Traffic is free-flow on the frontage roads during this closure.
  • Work lengthening and widening the entrance and exit ramps between Fort Worth Drive and Teasley Lane continues. Traffic will use temporary ramps – such as the one in place at the southbound entrance ramp from Teasley Road – until the permanent ramps are completed. This work will continue into the spring.
  • The southbound entrance ramp from US 77/Dallas Drive scheduled to reopen in February.
  • The southbound US 77 exit ramp to Pennsylvania Drive is temporarily closed with no immediate schedule to reopen.
  • The northbound mainlanes between the U-turn at Destiny Dallas RV Park and Post Oak Drive are scheduled to shift east onto permanent pavement in February. All entrance and exit ramps will shift into their permanent alignment and the northbound exit ramp to Post Oak Drive will reopen.

Corinth

Construction

  • The Post Oak Drive bridge is slated for completion this spring with two through lanes in each direction as well as two turn lanes in each direction.
  • The northbound I-35E mainlanes between the U-turn at Destiny Dallas RV Park and Post Oak Drive are scheduled to shift east onto permanent pavement in late February. All entrance and exit ramps will shift into their permanent alignment and the northbound exit ramp to Post Oak Drive will reopen.
  • Eastbound Corinth Parkway is closed for drainage work through February.
  • The northbound exit ramp to Swisher Road will shift south in February to a location near Church Street.
  • The northbound frontage road between Janet Court and Lake Dallas Drive is scheduled to reopen in February.
  • The northbound entrance ramp from Lake Dallas Drive will temporarily close in mid-February. This ramp will be relocated north this spring  to just south of Swisher Road. 

Middle Segment

 

February 2017

Lewisville

Construction 

  • A full continuous closure of the northeast mainlanes of the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the direct connector to southbound I-35E is scheduled from 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24 through 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27. Full nightly closures will continue through Monday, March. 6.
  • A full closure of the Corporate Drive bridge is scheduled the weekend of Feb. 17-19.  Motorists will use FM 3040/Round Grove Road and State Highway 121 Business as detours.
  • A full closure of the Main Street/FM 1171 bridge is scheduled the weekend of Feb. 10-12.  Motorists will use Valley Ridge Boulevard and Fox Avenue as detours.
  • The FM 407 intersection is expected to fully reopen this spring. Crews are finalizing the decorative paving and aesthetic work on the interchange.  
  • Work continues on the ramps connecting I-35E and the Garden Ridge Boulevard bridge.
  • The southbound collector/distributor lanes between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the President George Bush Turnpike are open. The northbound collector/distributor lanes are scheduled to open in March.

Highland Village

Construction

  • Work on Highland Village Road at the I-35E southbound frontage road is scheduled for completion by spring 2017.
  • Construction of Copperas Branch Park and Highland Lakes Park is scheduled to begin this spring.
  • The northbound entrance ramp from Lake Dallas Drive will temporarily close Saturday, Feb. 11. This ramp will be relocated north to just south of Swisher Road this spring.
  • The northbound exit ramp to Swisher Road will shift south in February to a location near Church Street. 

Hickory Creek

Construction

  • The northbound I-35E mainlanes between the U-turn at Destiny Dallas RV Park and Post Oak Drive are scheduled to shift east onto permanent pavement late February. All entrance and exit ramps will shift into their permanent alignment and the northbound exit ramp to Post Oak Drive will reopen.
  • Work continues on the new Turbeville Road/Hundley Drive underpass and the new Oak/Lake Dallas Drive underpass. Both are scheduled for completion in this summer.
  • The northbound exit ramp to Swisher Road will shift south in February to a location near Church Street.
  • The northbound frontage road between Janet Court and Lake Dallas Drive is scheduled to reopen in February.
  • The northbound entrance ramp from Lake Dallas Drive will temporarily close Saturday, Feb. 11. This ramp will be relocated north this spring to just south of Swisher Road.
     

Lake Dallas

Construction

  • The northbound I-35E mainlanes between the U-turn at Destiny Dallas RV Park and Post Oak Drive are scheduled to shift east onto permanent pavement late February. All entrance and exit ramps will shift into their permanent alignment and the northbound exit ramp to Post Oak Drive will reopen.
  • Work continues on the new Turbeville Road/Hundley Drive underpass and the new Oak/Lake Dallas Drive underpass. Both are scheduled for completion in this summer.
  • The northbound exit ramp to Swisher Road will shift south in February to a location near Church Street.
  • The northbound frontage road between Janet Court and Lake Dallas Drive is scheduled to reopen in February.
  • The northbound entrance ramp from Lake Dallas Drive will temporarily close on Saturday, Feb. 11. This ramp will be relocated north this spring to just south of Swisher Road.

South Segment

 

February 2017

Farmers Branch

Construction

  • Beam placement and bridge deck construction for the ramps that will connect the I-635 and I-35E TEXPress lanes continues.  Motorists should expect nightly partial and full closures of the mainlanes between Royal Lane and Interstate 635 through February.
  • Work on the westbound I-635 to northbound I-35E bridge and the southbound I-35E bridge to eastbound I-635 will continue through February.
  • Rehabilitation work on the Valwood Parkway bridge is scheduled for completion in February. The U-turn lanes will remain closed during this work and motorists should expect full overnight closures of the intersection.
  • The southbound collector/distributor lanes between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the President George Bush Turnpike are open. The northbound collector/distributor lanes are scheduled to open in March.

Carrollton

Construction

  • Work continues at the new elevated Belt Line Road interchange. While this work is underway, motorists should expect overnight lane reductions and closures of the Belt Line Road intersection.
  • Westbound Belt Line Road traffic has shifted onto the new elevated intersection and eastbound traffic remains at ground level on the roadway’s original pavement. The eastbound lanes are scheduled to shift onto the new intersection in March.
  • Work on the Belt Line Road median at Broadway Street will continue through February. The south half of the Broadway Street intersection at Belt Line Road is scheduled to temporarily close in March.
  • Work on the Belt Line Road median at Main Street will take place over the weekend of Feb. 17-19.
  • The northbound I-35E entrance ramp from Frankford Road is scheduled to close in February. This ramp will be restored when the northbound collector/distributor lanes open in March.
  • The southbound collector/distributor lanes between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the President George Bush Turnpike are open. The northbound collector/distributor lanes are scheduled to open in March.