CITY ROAD CLOSURES
August 2 – August 8, 2014
Shoreline Boulevard Realignment
Southbound Shoreline Boulevard will be closed from Schatzell Street to Furman Avenue and motorists will be detoured to westbound Schatzell Street, then southbound Water Street to Shoreline Boulevard. Lawrence Street will become two-way traffic from Water Street to northbound Shoreline Boulevard. Water Street, between Furman Avenue 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 of driving to Shoreline Boulevard and using the detour.
Yorktown Boulevard (Between Cimarron Boulevard and Rodd Field Road)
Yorktown traffic will be shifted onto the newly paved southbound lanes and traffic reduced to one lane in each direction.Left and right turn lanes on westbound Yorktown Boulevard will be open for motorists at the Cimarron Boulevard intersection. The speed has been changed to 25 MPH though the work site.
Charles Drive Improvements
City contractors have extend the closure of the intersection of Charles Drive and Harrington Drive until the end of July 2014. Residents on the north side of the intersection will be detoured onto Charles Drive to Up River Road. Residents on Harrington Drive will be detoured onto Lois Drive or Irma Drive. Motorists needing access to the Tuloso Midway Primary School should use the Up River Road access.
McArdleRoad Bond Project
McArdle Road will be closed between Nile Street and Rodd Field Road. Westbound McArdle Road traffic will detour onto Aswan Drive then to Nile 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 be closed to traffic.
City contractors will conduct utility work on McArdle Road between Carroll Lane and Nile Drive. During this period, either westbound or eastbound McArdle Road traffic will be reduced to one lane through the work site.
New - Rodd Field Road and WilliamsDrive
Williams Drive traffic is shifted onto the eastbound lanes between Rodd Field Road and Nile Drive and reduced to one lane in each direction. Traffic between Nile Drive and Daly Drive is shifted onto the westbound lanes and reduced to one lane in each direction. Traffic between Daly Drive and Staples Street isreduced to one lane in each direction. Daly Drive and Micheline Drive is closed to traffic on the south side of Williams Drive.
Chaparral Street is open to northbound one-way traffic between Williams and Schatzell Streets. The intersections on Chaparral and Williams Streets and Chaparral and Schatzell Streets are also open for traffic.Red flashing traffic signals are at the intersections, which requires drivers to stop before proceeding. Lawrence Street will remain closed to traffic between Mesquite Street and Chaparral Street while The Cosmopolitan building is under construction.
The intersection of Navigation Boulevardand Bear Lane will be closed while under construction. Traffic traveling southbound on Navigation Boulevard towards Bear Lane will be turned around at Green Tree and directed north onto westbound Agnes Street to Flato Road. Traffic traveling east on Bear Lane will be diverted south via Cliff Maus Drive to Old Brownsville Road. There is signage at the corner of Navigation and Old Brownsville Road warning traffic traveling north on Navigation that the road is closed to through traffic.
Contractors will be doing road work on Gollihar Road between Weber Road and Kostoryz Road. As work is ongoing, either the eastbound or westbound lanes will be reduced to one lane of traffic through the work site. Work is scheduled until August 1,2014.
Saturday - Friday
Lawrence Street will be closed from Mesquite Street to Chaparral Street. There is no parking permitted on Mesquite Street from Schatzell Street to Lawrence Street.
Formore information, please contact Traffic Engineering at 826-3547.