Texas Department of Transportation

04/05/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/05/2024 14:18

El Paso District east area project, maintenance closures

Montana Widening Project

Monday, April 01 through Saturday, May 04

Daily, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Montana Avenue (US 62/180) eastbound frontage road, left lane closure between Dominican Street to Leticia Street

Crews will be hauling dirt from jobsite.

Tuesday, April 09 through Friday, April 12

Daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Montana Avenue (US 62/180) westbound frontage road, left lane closure from ICE building to Global Reach Drive

Crews will be working on removing concrete barrier.

Purple Heart Loop 375 Widening

Monday, April 01 through Tuesday, April 30

Daily, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

  • Purple Heart Highway (SL 375) north- and southbound left inside lane closure between Montana Avenue and Spur 601

Crews will be hauling out material in and out of the median.

Continuous closure until further notice

  • Purple Heart Highway north- and southbound shoulder closures from Montana Avenue to Spur 601

Crews will be constructing north- and southbound frontage road.

Loop 375 Widening Project

Monday, April 08, through Thursday, April 11

Nightly 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

  • Loop 375 south- and northbound main lane closure between North Loop Overpass and Zaragoza Overpass
  • Zaragoza, Pan American and South Americas Truck (P.O.E) Underpass alternating complete closures.

Crews will be working on installing bridge structures, concrete pavement, and concrete barriers.

Tuesday, April 09, through Friday, April 12

Daily 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Loop 375 south- and northbound alternating left lane closure between Pan American, Socorro Overpass and Zaragoza Overpass.
  • Americas Avenue (frontage road) Northbound Pan American, north to south turn-around.

Crews will be working on installing bridge structures, concrete pavement, bridge lighting, and truck access.

Saturday, April 06

Daily 4:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Americas Highway (SL 375) southbound main lane closure between North Loop Overpass and South American Road (P.O.E.) Overpass.
  • Americas Avenue (frontage road) northbound Pan American entrance ramp.

Crews will be preforming a traffic switch-over/construction detour.

Continuous closure until further notice

  • Americas Highway (SL 375) southbound to northbound truck turnaround at South Americas will be closed.

Crews will be widening Americas Highway (SL 375) main lane bridge structures.

Paved Shoulders Project

Saturday, April 06 through Friday, April 12

Daily from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

  • Alameda Avenue (SH 20) east- and westbound one lane closures between Acala Road and Spur 148 with pilot car.

Crews will be working on installation of guard crash cushion at Canal Street and Alamo Arroyo.

Darrington Road Safety Lighting Project

Tuesday, April 09 through Friday, April 12

Daily, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Darrington Road north- and southbound alternating right lane closure between Alberton Street and LTV Road.

Crews will be installing conduit and drilling light pole foundations.

ADA Improvements Project

Continuous closure until further notice

Daily, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Alameda Avenue (SH 20) east- and westbound alternating lane closures from Americas Highway (SL 375) to Horizon Boulevard (FM 1281).

Crews will be removing sidewalks and ramps for ADA improvements.

Horizon (FM1281)/Darrington Reconstruction Project

Continuous closure until further notice

  • Horizon Boulevard (FM1281) westbound shoulder closures from Torrey Pines to Desert Mesa Drive.
  • Horizon Boulevard (FM1281) from Torrey Pines to Desert Mesa Drive hike/bike trail will be closed indefinitely.
  • Driveways on Horizon Boulevard (FM 1281) will be closed indefinitely, detour at Rodman Street. The driveways closed will be the entrance to Starbucks and Tacos El Charly.
  • Driveways on Horizon Boulevard (FM 1281) to townhomes, and commercial centers will have access in halves as they are placed back.

Crews will be clearing landscape, reconstructing driveways, installing storm sewer lines, and begin excavation for ponding areas.

Median Concrete Barrier Project

Continuous closure until further notice

  • Montana Avenue (US 62/180) east and westbound complete left lane closure between RM 124 and RM 126 (Guadalupe Peak).
  • Traffic will be reduced to one lane in work areas.

Closure is necessary for installation of median concrete barrier.

RM 652 Full Depth Rehabilitation Project

Continuous closure until further notice

  • RM 652 east and westbound alternating lane closure 8.36 miles east of FM 3541 to Reeves County Line.
  • Continuous two-way traffic, one-lane work zone requiring traffic to be alternating onto one lane and controlled by Temporary Traffic Signals with a 13-foot lane width restriction.

Closure is necessary for the construction of new roadway consisting of full depth rehabilitation.

Alameda Avenue (SH 20) Paved Shoulders and Improvements Project

Continuous closure until further notice

Daily from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Alameda Avenue (SH 20) east and westbound alternating lane closure between Forth Hancock to McNary.

Crews will be working on milling operations.

RM 652 Full Widening Project

Continuous closure until further notice

  • RM 652 westbound lanes reduces to one lane two-way traffic from FM 3541 to Kimble Draw Bridge.

Closure is necessary for the reconstruction of the roadway.

Please follow the detour signs in place on all projects. All work is dependent upon weather conditions.