Traffic changes on the way due to I-35Express construction

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As the 35Express Project construction continues, motorists should be aware of the following traffic changes in the upcoming weeks:

  • The two right lanes of northbound I-35E and various lanes of the northbound I-35E frontage road near Jones Street will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Oct. 4 to Oct. 9. Access to the northbound I-35E exit ramp to FM 407 will be maintained at all times. A flagging operation will be in place on east- and westbound Jones Street to assist with this operation.
  • Various lanes of north- and southbound I-35E near FM 1171/Main Street will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Sunday, Oct. 16.
  • The southbound I-35E exit ramp to SH 121 Business will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Sunday, Oct. 9. During this closure, traffic will exit to Fox Avenue and continue south along the frontage road to SH 121 Business.
  • All lanes of southwest-bound Sam Rayburn Tollway frontage road at southbound I-35E and the right turn lane of the southbound I-35E frontage road at SH 121 will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Oct. 7 to Oct. 16. During this closure, traffic will turn right onto the northbound I-35E frontage road and continue to FM 3040/Round Grove Road. Motorists will then turn right onto the connector road from FM 3040/Round Grove Road and continue west to the southbound I-35E frontage road to Vista Ridge Mall Drive. Motorists will travel west on Vista Ridge Mall Drive, turn left and continue to the southwest-bound SH 121 frontage road.

The 35Express project extends approximately 30 miles, through eight cities and two counties, from US 380 in Denton County to I-635 in Dallas County. The Design-Build project is expected to relieve traffic congestion in one of the most heavily traveled corridors in the North Texas region. For more information about the 35Express project or to sign up for automated notifications, visit 35Express.org, or call 214-483-7777.