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PROJECT EXPANDING INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM

PROJECT EXPANDING INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM

LUBBOCK — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is set to begin work on a $691,771 project that will expand the Lubbock District’s Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) by adding six Dynamic Message Boards (DMS) to the network. Work to install DMS along I-27 in Hale and Swisher counties, US 60[Read More…]

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by June 2, 2017 Community News
Distracted Driving Crashes in Texas Up 3 Percent in 2016

Distracted Driving Crashes in Texas Up 3 Percent in 2016

(from TxDOT Lubbock) TxDOT URGES DRIVERS TO STAY FOCUSED ON THE ROAD AS DISTRACTED-DRIVING CRASHES INCREASE STATEWIDE AUSTIN – An estimated 1 in 5 traffic crashes in Texas is caused by distracted driving, and the problem is getting worse. As part of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, the[Read More…]

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by March 30, 2017 Featured, Traffic
EARLY MORNING US 84 BRIDGE WORK SCHEDULED

EARLY MORNING US 84 BRIDGE WORK SCHEDULED

Eastbound US 84 traffic to be impacted. LUBBOCK – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will perform road closures along the US 84 bridge project limits beginning early Friday morning, March 10. The closure will give project contractor Webber Construction the space needed to accommodate equipment and safely pour the[Read More…]

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by March 8, 2017 Community News
UPDATED: SOUTH LOOP 289 INTERSECTIONS REPAIRS RESCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY

UPDATED: SOUTH LOOP 289 INTERSECTIONS REPAIRS RESCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY

(from Texas Dept of Transportation) Drives should anticipate various daytime lane closures, detours and delays. LUBBOCK — South Loop 289 frontage road repairs originally scheduled to begin today have been rescheduled to start tomorrow, Wednesday, March 1, due to forecasted windy conditions. Starting at 6:30 a.m., tomorrow Texas Department of[Read More…]

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by February 28, 2017 Community News
REPAIRS SCHEDULED FOR SOUTH LOOP 289 INTERSECTIONS

REPAIRS SCHEDULED FOR SOUTH LOOP 289 INTERSECTIONS

(from Texas Dept. of Transportation) Drives should anticipate various daytime lane closures, detours and delays. LUBBOCK — Motorists traveling south Loop 289 frontage roads next week should anticipate various lane and intersection closures as Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) crews make road repairs to rutted areas at the major intersections[Read More…]

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by February 24, 2017 Community News
19TH STREET PROJECT TO MAKE ROAD AND PEDESTRIAN SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

19TH STREET PROJECT TO MAKE ROAD AND PEDESTRIAN SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

(from Texas Dept of Transportation) Project includes construction of shared-use path for pedestrians and bicycles. LUBBOCK – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is scheduled to begin construction next week on a $2.62 million project that will make roadway and pedestrian safety improvements to US 62 (SH 114/19th Street) in[Read More…]

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by February 24, 2017 Community News
AREA ROADWAYS PART OF PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE PROJECT

AREA ROADWAYS PART OF PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE PROJECT

(from Texas Dept. of Transportation) LUBBOCK – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will begin work next week to scrub seal several roadways across the Lubbock District. The work is part of TxDOT’s annual road maintenance program and will make $1.1 million in improvements to preserve the roadways. “Scrub sealing[Read More…]

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by February 23, 2017 Community News
FM 1294 CLOSED FOR RAILROAD CROSSING REPAIRS

FM 1294 CLOSED FOR RAILROAD CROSSING REPAIRS

(from Texas Department of Transportation) Work to make the repairs, then place asphalt expected to continue through Friday LUBBOCK – On Monday, Feb. 13, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) closed FM 1294, just west of I-27, in Lubbock County, to traffic to allow Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) to[Read More…]

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by February 15, 2017 Community News
OVERNIGHT US 84 BRIDGE BEAM WORK SCHEDULED

OVERNIGHT US 84 BRIDGE BEAM WORK SCHEDULED

(from Texas Department of Transportation) Eastbound US 84 weekend traffic to be impacted LUBBOCK – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will perform a road closures along the US 84 bridge project limits on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17 – 18. The closure will give project contractor Webber Construction the space[Read More…]

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by February 15, 2017 Community News
TxDOT CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF SERVICE TO TEXANS

TxDOT CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF SERVICE TO TEXANS

Feb. 6, 2017 (from Texas Dept of Transportation) State transportation agency pays tribute to a collaborative history of moving people, goods across the Lone Star State AUSTIN – To honor the past while anticipating the future, the Texas Department of Transportation celebrates a century of service this year with a[Read More…]

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by February 6, 2017 Texas