Fort Worth's Blue Mound Road improvement project on track to finish in 2020

This project, spanning from Willow Springs Road to US 81/287, includes new lanes; intersection and drainage improvements; sidewalks; streetlights; bicycle lanes; and rehabilitation of existing lanes as needed. A traffic switch took place Nov. 18, and drivers must travel along the eastern lanes of Willow Springs and the northern lanes of Blue Mound Road as construction work continues along the counterpart lanes.

Timeline: January 2019-July 2020

Cost: $17.61 million

Funding sources: city of Fort Worth 2014 and 2018 bond programs, Northwest ISD
By Renee Yan
Renee Yan graduated May 2017 from the University of Texas in Arlington with a degree in journalism, joining Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in July.


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