US 377 railroad crossing in Northeast Fort Worth to close for up to 5 months

The railroad crossing at US 377 and Katy and Mount Gilead roads will be closed for up to five months. The closure is part of work being done along Timberland Boulevard between Park Vista Boulevard and US 377 in Northeast Fort Worth. When work is complete, Katy will intersect with Timberland, which is being extended as a four-lane, divided arterial. Timberland will also be the new multilane railroad crossing. During the closure, traffic will be detoured either to Keller Haslet Road or Keller Hicks Road and Park Vista Boulevard.

Timeline: Sept. 16-spring 2020

Cost: $4.6 million

Funding source: city of Fort Worth
By Korri Kezar
Korri Kezar graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011 with a degree in journalism. She worked for Community Impact Newspaper's Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto edition for two years before moving to Dallas. Five years later, she returned to the company to launch Community Impact Newspaper's Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth edition, where she covers local government, development, transportation and a variety of other topics. She has also worked at the San Antonio Express-News, Austin-American Statesman and Dallas Business Journal.


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