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

 

March 2017

Denton

Construction

  • Additional lanes of the North Texas Boulevard bridge are scheduled to open in March and work on the span is scheduled to be completed this spring.
  • McCormick Street is closed between the north- and southbound frontage roads through March 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 is scheduled to reopen in March.
  • 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 March. 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 scheduled for completion this spring with two through lanes in each direction as well as two turn lanes in each direction. Work rebuilding the intersections on either side of the bridge has begun.
  • 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 March. All entrance and exit ramps will shift into their permanent alignment, and the northbound exit ramp to Post Oak Drive will reopen.
  • The northbound mainlanes of I-35E are scheduled to shift into their permanent configuration over the original Lewisville Lake bridge in March. The northbound exit ramp to Lake Dallas will be relocated north of the lake.

Middle Segment

 

March 2017

Lewisville

Construction 

  • 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.
  • 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, March 3 through 6 a.m. Monday, March 6. Full, nightly closures will continue through Monday, March 12.
  • The FM 407 intersection is expected to fully reopen this spring. Crews are finalizing the decorative paving and aesthetic work on the interchange.  
  • The northbound mainlanes of I-35E are scheduled to shift into their permanent configuration over the original Lewisville Lake bridge in March. The northbound exit ramp to Lake Dallas will be relocated to north of the lake.

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 mainlanes of I-35E are scheduled to shift into their permanent configuration over the original Lewisville Lake bridge in March. The northbound exit ramp to Lake Dallas will be relocated to north of the lake.
  • 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 March. The northbound exit ramp to Post Oak Drive will reopen.
     

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 March. 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 this summer.
  • The northbound mainlanes of I-35E are scheduled to shift into their permanent configuration over the original Lewisville Lake bridge in March. The northbound exit ramp to Lake Dallas will be relocated north of the lake.
     

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 March. 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 this summer.
  • The northbound mainlanes of I-35E are scheduled to shift into their permanent configuration over the original Lewisville Lake bridge in March. The northbound exit ramp to Lake Dallas will be relocated to north of the lake.

South Segment

 

March 2017

Farmers Branch

Construction

  • Bridge deck construction for the ramps that will connect the I-635 and I-35E TEXpress lanes continues. Motorists should expect nightly closures of various north- and southbound mainlanes between Royal Lane and Interstate 635 in March.
  • Work on the westbound I-635 to northbound I-35E bridge and the southbound I-35E bridge to eastbound I-635 will continue through March.
  • Rehabilitation work on the Valwood Parkway bridge is scheduled for completion in March. 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 shifted onto the new elevated intersection in February. 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 at Broadway Street preventing cross traffic at the intersection will continue through March. The south half of the Broadway Street intersection at Belt Line Road is scheduled to temporarily close in March through spring.
  • The northbound I-35E entrance ramp from Frankford Road temporarily closed 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.
  • The northeast-bound Sam Rayburn Tollway will be closed continuously at MacArthur Boulevard from 10 p.m. Friday, March 3 through 6 a.m. Monday, March 6. The northeast-bound lanes of the tollway will be closed nightly from Tuesday, March 7 through Sunday, March 12.