1:08 PM Oct 19, 2019 CDT

Irving transportation update: SH 348 construction

Construction on SH 348 is underway in the cities of Irving and Dallas. The 11.1-mile project includes repairing concrete and removing and replacing asphalt. The project also includes installing striping two weeks after the asphalt work. Work will take place between 9:30 p.m.-5:30 a.m.

Coppell transportation update: Parkway Boulevard road and sidewalk construction

Crews completed work on the eastbound lanes of Parkway Boulevard in early September. Traffic will now be diverted onto the eastbound lanes as demolition work begins on the westbound lanes. Part of the construction includes the addition of an eight-foot side path on the north side of the road and a six-foot sidewalk on the south side.

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