New flyover at I-35 and US 183 scheduled to open Nov. 12

The opening will cause temporary lane closures from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning Nov. 11. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)
The opening will cause temporary lane closures from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning Nov. 11. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

The opening will cause temporary lane closures from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning Nov. 11. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

The Texas Department of Transportation will open the northbound US 183 to northbound I-35 flyover Nov. 12, according to a press release. The flyover is the final of three added as a part of the I-35 from Rundberg Lane to Hwy. 290 East project.

To open the flyover, TxDOT will temporarily close lanes for striping from 8 p.m. on Nov. 11 to 5 a.m. on Nov. 12, weather permitting.


According to the TxDOT press release, the larger project still has a number of activities to wrap up.

Those projects include widening the southbound I-35 bridge over 290 Toll, reconstructing ramps on both I-35 and US 183 and frontage road reconstruction. It also will add new lighting, paving and striping throughout the project area.

The entire Texas Clear Lanes project cost $124.2 million and is expected to complete by late 2021.
By Benton Graham

Metro Reporter, Austin

Benton joined Community Impact Newspaper as a metro reporter covering transportation in Central Texas in June 2021. Benton's writing has appeared in Vox, The Austin Chronicle, Austonia and Reporting Texas. Originally from Minneapolis, Benton graduated from William & Mary and eventually moved to Austin in 2018.



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