Road closure planned for FM 546 in McKinney this weekend, Oct. 16-18

(Courtesy Fotolia)
(Courtesy Fotolia)

(Courtesy Fotolia)



The Texas Department of Transportation plans to temporarily close portions of FM 546 as part of an improvement project on the road.

Weather permitting, the closure will begin at 6 p.m. Oct. 16, and will continue until 7 a.m. Oct. 18. FM 546 from CR 317 to CR 324 will be affected.

TxDOT crews will provide signage that will indicate detour routes in the area. The closed area will be open only to motorists with final destinations within the closure, per the news release.

A second weekend closure on FM 546 is scheduled for the weekend of Oct. 23 through Oct. 25 that will span from CR 317 to CR 324.


The overall project will reconstruct FM 546 pavement while adding shoulders and replacing the cross-drainage culvert.
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 Frisco and McKinney editions.


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