Traffic changes to Eldorado, Coit take place Dec. 5

Weather permitting, traffic patterns will be changed on Eldorado Parkway and Coit Road as part of the Eldorado widening project beginning Dec. 5, according to city officials.

Eldorado between Fragrant Drive and Granbury Drive

Traffic will change so that east and westbound traffic on Eldorado will flow on opposite sides of the median between Fragrant and Granbury. The change will remove all temporary crossover transitions on Eldorado and reopen Granbury Drive. Motorists are urged to use caution, watch for flagger and pay attention to the new location of stop lines and medians.

Coit Road between Eldorado Parkway and Country Ridge Trail

Traffic will be switched so that north and southbound traffic on Coit Road will flow on opposite sides of the median between Eldorado Parkway and Country Ridge Trail.

Motorists need to watch for flaggers. Drivers turning onto Coit Road from a side street or Maus Middle School should be aware of the new location of stop lines and medians.

Intersection of Eldorado Parkway and Coit Road

With the switches, the intersection of Eldorado and Coit will become a typical major intersection with traffic flowing on opposite sides of the median in all directions, city officials said. The temporary traffic signal equipment will be removed and the permanent traffic signal will begin operating in the typical fashion for a major intersection.

Motorists are urged to use caution in the area as people become accustomed to the new traffic patterns.