DFW Connector Lane Closure Update June 2011

From the weekly DFW Connector email, here are the lane closures and detour information you need.  We will bold the major lane closures below.  Please check out DFWConnector.com for more information.

Full Highway Closures

Eastbound SH 114 at the northbound SH 121 off-ramp

Description: Full eastbound SH 114 closure at the northbound SH 121 off-ramp for bridge work.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM on 6/3 and each night on 6/4 to 6/24.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to Sandy Lake Road.
Note: This closure will not take place at the same time as the full southbound International Parkway closure. Check the website for exact dates.

Eastbound SH 114 between William D. Tate Avenue and Main Street

Description: Full eastbound SH 114 closure between William D. Tate Avenue and Main Street for bridge work.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/7 to 6/10 and 6/24.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to the eastbound SH 114 frontage road.

Southbound International Parkway at the westbound SH 114 off-ramp

Description: Full southbound International Parkway closure at the westbound SH 114 off-ramp for bridge work.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/7 to 6/12.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to Texan Trail.
Note: This closure will not take place at the same time as the full eastbound SH 114 closure at the northbound SH 121 off-ramp. Check the website for exact dates.

Northbound SH 121 at the William D. Tate/Main Street off-ramp

Description: Full northbound SH 121 closure at the William D. Tate/Main Street off-ramp for bridge work.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/7 to 6/24.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to the northbound SH 121 frontage road.

Westbound SH 114 at International Parkway

Description: Full westbound SH 114 closure at International Parkway for bridge work.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/7 to 6/24.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to Sandy Lake Road.

Westbound SH 114 from Main Street to William D. Tate Avenue

Description: Full westbound SH 114 closure from Main Street to William D. Tate Avenue for bridge work.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/13 to 6/18 and 6/20 to 6/25.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to the westbound SH 114 frontage road. Check the website soon for a detour map.

East and westbound SH 114 at William D. Tate Avenue

Description: Full east and westbound SH 114 closure at William D. Tate Avenue for the removal of overhead utility lines.
Date and Time: 8 PM on 6/18 to 6 AM on 6/19.
Detour: Check the website soon for detour information.

Traffic Switches

Please be aware of new traffic patterns and drive carefully through these areas!

Switch: Northbound SH 121 from IH-635 to FM 2499 will move to the right onto detour pavement. In preparation for the switch, traffic will be reduced to one lane.
Date and Time: 8 PM on 6/3 to 6 AM on 6/6.
Associated Closure: Single right lane closed.

Switch: Westbound SH 114 frontage road west of Main Street will be moved to the right onto detour pavement.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM on 6/3.

Switch: Southbound SH 121 traffic from FM 2499 to IH-635 will move to the right onto detour pavement. In preparation for the switch, traffic will be reduced to one lane.
Date and Time: 8 PM on 6/10 to 6 AM on 6/13.

Switch: Eastbound SH 114 frontage road west of Main Street will move to the right onto new pavement.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM on 6/11.

Switch: Eastbound SH 114 traffic east of Texan Trail will move to the right onto new concrete pavement.
Date and Time: 8 PM on 6/17 to 6 AM on 6/20.

Switch: Eastbound SH 114 traffic east of International Parkway will be reduced to four lanes; traffic will be moved to the left.
Date and Time: 8 PM on 6/17 to 6 AM on 6/20.

Lane Closure Look-Ahead

The selected lane closures listed below are the ones expected to most affect your drive through the project.

Section 1: Mainlane Closures

Northbound SH 121 from IH-635 to FM 2499.
Date and Time: Continuously night and day from 8 PM on 6/3 to 6 AM on 6/6.
Lanes Open: One lane.
Lanes Closed: Alternating left and right lanes.
Work: Traffic switch preparation.

Northbound International Parkway at the eastbound SH 114 on-ramp.
Date and Time: 8 PM on 6/3 to 12 PM (noon) on 6/4 and 8 PM to 6 AM on 6/4 and 6/6.
Lanes Open: One lane.
Lanes Closed: Alternating left and right lanes.
Work: Grading.

Northbound International Parkway north of the DFW Airport parking control plaza.
Date and Time: 4 AM to 4 PM on 6/4.
Lanes Open: Four lanes open.
Lanes Closed: Single right lane closed.
Work: Sign.

Southbound International Parkway at the westbound SH 114 off-ramp.
Date and Time: 7 AM to 5 PM 6/4.
Lanes Open: One lane open.
Lanes Closed: Single left lane closed.
Work: Walls.

Eastbound SH 114 from Texan Trail to International Parkway.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night 6/4 and 6/6.
Lanes Open: Two lanes open.
Lanes Closed: Single right lane closed.
Work: Grading.

Section 2: Frontage Road and City Street Closures

Eastbound SH 114 frontage road at FM 1709.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night on 6/4 and 6/6.
Lanes Open: One lane open.
Lanes Closed: Single right lane closed.
Work: Utilities and grading.

Eastbound SH 114 frontage road east of Main Street.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM on 6/3.
Lanes Open: One lane open.
Lanes Closed: Single right turn lane closed.
Work: Paving.

Westbound SH 114 frontage road east of SH 26.
Date and Time: Continuous night and day from 8 PM on 6/3 to 6 AM on 6/6 and from 9 AM to 3 PM each day from 6/6 to 6/7.
Lanes Open: One lane open.
Lanes Closed: Singe right lane closed.
Work: Pothole repair.

Eastbound SH 114 frontage road from SH 26 to William D. Tate Avenue.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/13 to 6/23.
Lanes Open: No lanes open.
Lanes Closed: All lanes closed.
Work: Paving.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to Main Street.

Section 3: Ramp Closures

Southbound International Parkway to eastbound 114 off-ramp.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM on 6/4 and 6/6.
Lanes Open: No lanes open.
Lanes Closed: All lanes closed.
Work: Paving.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to Texan Trail when southbound International Parkway is closed; when southbound International Parkway is open, traffic will be detoured to the u-turn north of the parking control plaza at DFW Airport’s north entrance.

Eastbound SH 114 on-ramp at SH 26.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night on 6/4 and 6/6.
Lanes Open: No lanes open.
Lanes Closed: All lanes closed.
Work: Grading.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to William D. Tate Avenue.

Eastbound SH 114 off-ramp to William D. Tate Avenue.
Date and Time: 8 PM to 6 AM each night from 6/13 to 6/23.
Lanes Open: No lanes open.
Lanes Closed: All lanes closed.
Work: Paving.
Detour: Traffic will be detoured to Main Street.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Expect delays in “off-peak times” when most lane closures take place. Off-peak times are Monday through Friday from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM and weekends. All construction activities and closures are subject to weather conditions and schedule changes and will be postponed, if necessary.