Southlake transportation update: North White Chapel Boulevard widening, Phase 2

Phase 1 of the project to expand White Chapel Boulevard in Southlake is wrapping up, and Phase 2 is underway. In November, crews worked to make progress on utility relocations and a new screening wall. Drivers can expect some temporary lane closures to accommodate the utility work. Over the coming months, the screening wall will be built and water utility lines relocated. Visible changes also include landscaping and the installation of new public art in the center of the roundabout. Weather permitting, the city expects all lanes of traffic on the roundabout to open by the end of the year.

Timeline: spring 2019-fall 2020


Cost: $10.38 million

Funding source: city of Southlake
By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the McKinney edition.


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