News Releases

The 35Express project is one of the largest transportation projects in the North Texas region. Make sure you check here for the latest news on the project.

MEDIA COVERAGE: Denton Chronicle - McCormick Street underpass at I-35E to reopen Thursday (July 18, 2017) - Construction crews plan to reopen part of the Interstate 35E underpass at McCormick Street at 8 a.m. Thursday, weather permitting. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: Coppell Gazette - I-35E expansion set for substantial completion by late summer (July 17, 2017) - Officials said the main work over the summer will be placing the final layer of pavement on the north- and southbound main lanes of I-35E. Roads will be paved overnight, and officials have cautioned motorists that there will be nightly double lane closures on the main lanes. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: Denton Chronicle - I-35E TEXpress toll lanes open Monday (May 19, 2017) - TEXpress managed toll lanes on Interstate 35E will open Monday, Texas Department of Transportation officials announced Friday. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: Denton Chronicle - Lane closures announced ahead of stretch run for 35Express Project's Phase 1 (May 18, 2017) - With a few months left before an expected completion to Phase 1 of the Interstate 35E/Interstate 35 construction, multiple nightly lane closures are scheduled along the 30-mile stretch of roadway. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: NBC5 - TxDOT Officials Discuss Construction on I-35E (May 16, 2017) - Texas Department of Transportation officials discuss construction along Interstate 35E near the Sam Rayburn Tollway in Lewisville. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: NBC5 - TxDOT Officials Talk I-35E Congestion Near Lake Lewisville (May 16, 2017) - Texas Department of Transportation officials talk about efforts to ease congestion on Interstate 35E near the Lake Lewisville Bridge. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: CBS 11 - Phase One Of I-35E Facelift To Be Done This Summer (February 23, 2017) - At 30 miles long, the 35Express Project is one of the largest construction zones in Texas. It spans two counties and nine cities, and according to TxDOT, the work couldn’t come at a better time. Read More >

NEWS RELEASE: Southbound Interstate 35E Collector/Distributor Lanes Scheduled to Open (February 3, 2017) - The 35Express project is scheduled to open new southbound collector/distributor lanes on I-35E between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the President George Bush Turnpike on Sunday, Feb. 5. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: Dallas Morning News - New lanes along I-35E to loosen traffic between Sam Rayburn Tollway, Bush Turnpike (February 2, 2017) - Some relief is coming to drivers stuck in the jam along southbound Interstate 35E between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the Bush Turnpike in Carrollton. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: NBC5 - Traffic Change Could be Backup Buster on I-35E in Lewisville (February 1, 2017) - Weather permitting, the 35Express construction team plans to open the new connector-distributor road between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the President George Bush Turnpike on Saturday morning. Read More >

NEWS RELEASE: New Elevated Westbound Belt Line Road Configuration at Interstate 35E Opens February 3 (January 30, 2017) - All lanes of westbound Belt Line Road at I-35E will shift to the new elevated Belt Line Road intersection at 6 a.m. Friday, Feb 3. As part of this shift, there will be various nightly lane closures on east- and westbound Belt Line Road from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday, Jan. 30 through Sunday, Feb. 5. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: NBC5 - TxDOT Officials Talk I-35E Congestion Near Lake Lewisville (December 31, 1969) - Texas Department of Transportation officials talk about efforts to ease congestion on Interstate 35E near the Lake Lewisville Bridge. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: Denton Chronicle - Lane closures announced ahead of stretch run for 35Express Project's Phase 1 (December 31, 1969) - With a few months left before an expected completion to Phase 1 of the Interstate 35E/Interstate 35 construction, multiple nightly lane closures are scheduled along the 30-mile stretch of roadway. Read More >

MEDIA COVERAGE: Denton Chronicle - 35Express sets meetings to update public on I-35E expansion (December 31, 1969) - Officials with the 35Express project have announced dates for the next quarterly meetings to update the public and business managers on the Interstate 35/35E expansion. Read More >