Upcoming Closures on the 35Express Project 

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Full Overnight Closures of the Intersection at Southbound Interstate 35E Frontage Road and Eastbound Post Oak Drive
The intersection of southbound I-35E frontage road and eastbound Post Oak Drive will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. through Friday, May 27. This closure is needed to set beams for the Post Oak Bridge.

Detours are as follows:

  • Traffic from the southbound I-35E frontage road will turn right onto westbound Post Oak Drive, continue to Church Drive, turn left, travel east along Church Drive to the southbound I-35E frontage road.
  • Traffic from northbound Pecan Creek Circle will turn left onto westbound Post Oak Drive and follow the designated detour route to access the southbound I-35E frontage road.

Various Nightly Closures on the Northbound Interstate 35E Frontage Road Near  FM 1171/Main Street 
Various lanes of the northbound I-35E frontage road between FM 1171/Main Street and north Millican Drive will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, June 5.

During this closure, the frontage road will be reduced to one lane.

Overnight Lane Closures on the Southbound Interstate 35E Frontage Road from Ridgecrest Drive to Shores Place 
Various lanes of the southbound I-35E frontage road between Ridgecrest Drive and North Shores Place will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, June 5.

In addition to this closure, the southbound I-35E exit ramp to Fox Avenue will be closed. While the ramp is closed, traffic will take the southbound I-35E exit to FM 1171/Main Street and continue south along the frontage road to Fox Avenue.

Overnight Closures to Shift the Southbound Interstate 35E Entrance Ramp from State Highway 121 Business
The following closures will be in place nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, June 5:

  • The left lane of the southbound frontage road approaching the entrance ramp from SH 121 Business.
  • The right lane of southbound I-35E approaching the entrance ramp from SH 121 Business.

The ramp will remain accessible while this work is being performed.

 Nightly Closures of the Northbound Interstate 35E Exit Ramp to State Highway 121 Business
The following closures will be in place nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Thursday, June 2 through Wednesday, June 8:

  • The northbound I-35E exit ramp to SH 121 Business and the right lane of northbound I-35E approaching the ramp will be closed. While the ramp is closed, traffic will continue north on the frontage road to the entrance ramp at Fox Avenue.
  • The right lane of northbound I-35E approaching the SH 121 Business entrance ramp.

Lane Reduction on the Northbound Interstate 35E Frontage Road at Eastbound State Highway 121 
The left lane of the northbound I-35E frontage road approaching eastbound SH 121 will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Sunday, June 12.

Overnight Closure of the Entrance Ramps to the Northbound Interstate 35E TEXpress Lanes 
The following entrance ramps to the northbound I-35E TEXpress Lanes between Northwest Highway and I-635 will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Friday, June 3 through Monday, June 6:

  • Entrance ramp from Loop 12 at Northwest Highway
  • Entrance ramp from I-35E at Northwest Highway
  • Entrance ramp from Walnut Hill Lane

While these ramps are closed, traffic will continue on northbound I-35E to eastbound I-635.
Nightly Closure of the Ramp from Southbound Interstate 35E to Eastbound Interstate 635
The direct connect ramp from southbound I-35E to eastbound I-635 will be closed from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Friday, June 3.  While the ramp is closed, traffic will continue south on I-35E, take the exit ramp to westbound I-635, and continue west to Luna Road.  Make a U-turn at Luna Road and enter eastbound I-635.
Nightly Closures of the Southbound Interstate 35E Exit Ramp to Valwood Parkway
Various lanes of the southbound I-35E and the southbound I-35E exit ramp to Valwood Parkway will be closed from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Friday, June 3.

During this closure, traffic will take the southbound Belt Line exit and continue along the frontage road to Valwood Parkway. Officers will be on-site to assist with traffic management.

Nightly Closures of East- and Westbound Belt Line Road Between Interstate 35E and Hutton Drive
The following closures will be in place nightly from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Saturday, June 4:

  • Various lanes of east- and westbound Belt Line Road between I-35E and Hutton Drive.
  • The right lane of southbound I-35E approaching Belt Line Road.

Various Nightly Closures of East- and Westbound Belt Line Road Between Interstate 35E and North Jackson Street
Various lanes of east- and westbound Belt Line Road between I-35E and North Jackson Street will be closed from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Friday, May 27 through Monday, May 30. 

Southbound Interstate 35E Mainlane Shift and Ramp Closures in Carrollton 
Various lanes of southbound I-35E between Whitlock Lane/Sandy Lake and Belt Line Road will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Wednesday, June 1 through Sunday, June 5.

The following ramps will be closed during this operation:

  • The southbound I-35E entrance ramp from Whitlock Lane/Sandy Lake Road. Traffic will continue on the frontage road to the entrance ramp south of Crosby Road.
  • The southbound I-35E exit ramp to Belt Line Road. Traffic will take the Whitlock Lane/ Sandy Lake Road exit ramp and continue along the frontage road to Belt Line Road.

Various Lane Closures of the Northbound Frontage Road Approaching Frankford Road
Various lanes of the northbound frontage road between Frankford Road and the Sam Rayburn Tollway will be closed from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, June 5.  A flagging operation will also be in place on east- and westbound Frankford Road approaching the northbound frontage road.

Overnight Closures of the Southbound Interstate 35E Exit Ramp at Frankford Road in Carrollton 
The following closures will be in place nightly from 9 p.m. until  6 a.m. Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, June 5:

  • The southbound I-35E exit ramp to Frankford Road.
  • The left lane of the southbound I-35E frontage road.
  • The right lane of southbound I-35E approaching the Frankford Road exit ramp.

These closures are needed to shift traffic.

Various Lane Closures of North- and Southbound Interstate 35E Approaching the Dickerson Parkway Bridge 
Various lanes of north- and southbound I-35E approaching the Dickerson Parkway bridge will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. through Sunday, July 31.

This work is related to the 35Express project, an expansion of I-35E between U.S. Highway 380 in Denton County and I-635 in Dallas County. All closures are subject to weather conditions and may be postponed, if necessary.

For more information on the 35Express project and to sign up to receive traffic alerts, please visit www.35Express.org or call 214-483-7777.