Transportation update: North White Chapel Boulevard widening

The outer lane of the new roundabout at North White Chapel Boulevard and Highland Avenue has opened, giving drivers access to the roundabout provided they stay in the outer lane. The inner lane will remain closed as crews continue work on the roundabout. Now that the roundabout has opened, traffic can flow in all directions again at the intersection. Work on the inner lane of the roundabout will continue into fall.

Timeline: April 2018-October 2019
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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