LCRA upgrades will stop traffic on RM 620 near Mansfield Dam Monday

Traffic on the RM 620 bridge near will stop intermittently between 9 a.m. and noon Monday, June 10.

Traffic on the RM 620 bridge near will stop intermittently between 9 a.m. and noon Monday, June 10.

The Lower Colorado River Authority has issued a release stating traffic on the RM 620 bridge will stop intermittently between 9 a.m. and noon Monday, June 10 so crews can work an an LCRA transmission line.

Traffic on the bridge will be be stopped in both directions for no more than 15 minutes at a time during the three-hour period, the release states.

"During the traffic stops, multiple pieces of equipment, including a helicopter, will be used to remove old fiber from the transmission line," the release states. "Removal of the fiber is one of the final steps in the project to upgrade and storm harden the transmission line between LCRA’s Marshall Ford Substation and Austin Energy’s Lakeway Tap."

LCRA will provide any updates on its Twitter and Facebook pages.
By Brian Rash
Brian has been a reporter and editor since 2012. He wrote about the music scene in Dallas-Fort Worth before becoming managing editor for the Graham Leader in Graham, Texas, in 2013. He relocated to Austin, Texas, in 2015 to work for Gatehouse Media's large design hub. He became the editor for the Lake Travis-Westlake publication of Community Impact in August 2018.


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