McKinney transportation update: Mini-roundabout on Rockhill Road to be completed by mid-July

Construction of a mini-roundabout, including lighting and pedestrian enhancements, began in early June at the intersection of Rockhill Road and Graves Street in McKinney. Construction of the roundabout is expected to be substantially completed by mid-August prior to the commencement of the 2020-21 McKinney ISD school year.

Throughout the duration of the project, the intersection will remain closed, with detour routes provided along Wilson Creek Parkway and Louisiana/Virginia Street. Drivers are encouraged to seek alternate routes.


Cost: $500,000 (roundabout only)

Estimated timeline: May-September

Funding source: transportation bonds
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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