CITY ROAD CLOSURES
July 19 –July 25, 2014
Shoreline Boulevard Realignment
Southbound ShorelineBoulevard will be closed from Schatzell Street to Furman Avenue and motoristswill be detoured to westbound Schatzell Street, then southbound Water Street toShoreline Boulevard. Lawrence Street will become two-way traffic fromWater Street to northbound Shoreline Boulevard. Water Street, between FurmanAvenue to Buford Street, will become a one-way street. Westbound Buford Street,from southbound Shoreline Boulevard, will be open to church traffic only. Drivers are encouraged to turn onto Water Street from IH-37 instead ofdriving to Shoreline Boulevard and using the detour.
Yorktown Boulevard (Between CimarronBoulevard and Rodd Field Road)
Yorktown traffic will be shifted onto thenewly paved southbound lanes and traffic reduced to one lane in each direction.Left and right turn lanes on westbound Yorktown Boulevard will be open formotorists at the Cimarron Boulevard intersection. The speed has been changed to 25 MPH thoughthe work site.
Charles Drive Improvements
City contractors have extend the closure of theintersection of Charles Drive and Harrington Drive until the end of July2014. Residents on the north side of theintersection will be detoured onto Charles Drive to Up River Road. Residents on Harrington Drive will bedetoured onto Lois Drive or Irma Drive. Motorists needing access to the Tuloso Midway Primary School should usethe Up River Road access.
Beginning Tuesday, June 10 westbound LeopardStreet traffic will be reduced to one lane at the Lois Drive intersection.
McArdleRoad Bond Project
McArdle Road will be closed between Nile Street and RoddField Road. Westbound McArdle Road traffic will detour onto Aswan Drive then toNile Drive. Eastbound McArdle Road traffic will detour onto southbound NileDrive, to Southhaven Drive then to Rodd Field Road.
All street intersections between Nile and Rodd Field will beclosed to traffic.
City contractors will conduct utility work on McArdle Roadbetween Carroll Lane and Nile Drive. During this period, either westbound or eastbound McArdle Road trafficwill be reduced to one lane through the work site.
Rodd Field Road and Williams Drive
Saturday – Friday
Williams Drive traffic is shifted onto the eastbound lanes between RoddField Road and Nile Drive and traffic reduced to one lane in each direction.Traffic is shifted onto the westbound lanes Between Nile Drive and Daly Driveand reduced to one lane in each direction. Traffic is also reduced to one lanein each direction between Daly Drive and Staples Street.
Chaparral Street is open to northboundone-way traffic between Williams and Schatzell Streets. The intersections onChaparral and Williams Streets and Chaparral and Schatzell Streets are alsoopen for traffic. Red flashing traffic signals are at the intersections, whichrequires drivers to stop before proceeding. Lawrence Street will remain closedto traffic between Mesquite Street and Chaparral Street while The Cosmopolitanbuilding is under construction.
The intersection of Navigation Boulevardand Bear Lane will be closed while under construction. Traffic travelingsouthbound on Navigation Boulevard towards Bear Lane will be turned around atGreen Tree and directed north onto westbound Agnes Street to Flato Road. Traffic traveling east on Bear Lane will bediverted south via Cliff Maus Drive to Old Brownsville Road. There is signageat the corner of Navigation and Old Brownsville Road warning traffic travelingnorth on Navigation that the road is closed to through traffic.
Contractors will be doing road work onGollihar Road between Weber Road and Kostoryz Road. As work is ongoing, either the eastbound orwestbound lanes will be reduced to one lane of traffic through the worksite. Work is scheduled until August 1,2014.
Lawrence Street will be closed from MesquiteStreet to Chaparral Street. There is no parking permitted on Mesquite Streetfrom Schatzell Street to Lawrence Street.
Formore information, please contact Traffic Engineering at 826-3547.