I-69 at Loop 610 closed Aug. 20-23

I-69 at Loop 610 will be closed Aug. 20 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 23 at 5 a.m. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)
I-69 at Loop 610 will be closed Aug. 20 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 23 at 5 a.m. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

I-69 at Loop 610 will be closed Aug. 20 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 23 at 5 a.m. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

All northbound and southbound main lanes of I-69 at Loop 610 will be closed throughout the upcoming weekend, the Texas Department of Transportation announced Aug. 18.

From Aug. 20 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 23 at 5 a.m., the lanes will be closed as crews continue construction on the new I-69 northbound connector ramp to Loop 610 northbound, which spans over the main lanes of I-69, according to the news release. The ramp is scheduled to open later this year.



Motorists should expect delays and may want to consider an alternate route. Police will be on-site to assist with traffic control.

The closure comes as crews work on the $259 million I-69/Loop 610 interchange project, which seeks to significantly enhance safety and improve mobility by widening the connector ramps to two lanes, increasing sight distances and providing remedies to eliminate weaving.

By Hunter Marrow
Hunter Marrow came to Community Impact Newspaper in January 2020. Before that, Hunter covered local news in Ontario, OR for three years, covering municipal issues, crime, and education across Malheur County and across the border into Idaho.


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