May 23, 2024

Loop 1604 North Expansion Project: Major Closure Notice for Construction Activities at Lockhill Selma Road

In an effort to facilitate the ongoing Loop 1604 North Expansion Project, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has announced a significant closure affecting the westbound mainlanes of Loop 1604. The closure is scheduled to take place over the weekend, beginning on Friday, December 1, 2023, at 9 p.m., and concluding on Sunday, December 3, 2023, at 5 a.m.

Weekend Full Closure Details:
– Date and Time: Friday, Dec. 1, 2023, at 9 p.m. until Sunday, Dec. 3, 2023, at 5 a.m.
– Location: Loop 1604 Westbound Mainlanes from the Lockhill Selma Road Exit Ramp to IH-10 Interchange.

This weekend closure is imperative for concrete pours on the direct connector deck and column demo, integral components of the ongoing expansion project. Weather permitting, the closure will be managed by off-duty officers directing traffic through intersections as necessary.

Detour Information for Loop 1604 WB Mainlanes:
– Traffic will exit via the Lockhill Selma Road exit ramp.
– Continue on the westbound frontage road through Lockhill Selma Road, Vance Jackson Road, and IH-10 intersections.
– Re-enter the westbound mainlanes via the entrance ramp west of IH-10.

Following the weekend closure, TxDOT has scheduled nightly full closures from Monday, December 4, 2023, through Friday, December 8, 2023, between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. These closures will affect both the westbound and eastbound mainlanes of Loop 1604, as well as select exit ramps from IH-10.

Nightly Full Closure Details:
– Dates and Times: Monday, Dec. 4, 2023, through Friday, Dec. 8, 2023, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
– Locations:
– Loop 1604 Westbound Mainlanes from the Lockhill Selma Road Exit Ramp to IH-10 Interchange.
– Loop 1604 Eastbound Mainlanes from the Vance Jackson Road Exit Ramp to the Lockhill Selma Road Entrance Ramp.
– IH-10 Westbound Mainlane Exit Ramp to Loop 1604 Eastbound Mainlanes.
– IH-10 Eastbound Cloverleaf Exit (Southwest Cloverleaf) to Loop 1604 Eastbound Mainlanes.

These nightly closures are essential to mobilize equipment and materials from the westbound work zone to the eastbound work zone.

Detour Information:
– For Loop 1604 WB Mainlanes: Exit via the Lockhill Selma Road exit ramp, continue on the westbound frontage road, and re-enter the mainlanes via the entrance ramp west of IH-10.
– For Loop 1604 EB Mainlanes: Exit via the Vance Jackson Road exit ramp, continue on the eastbound frontage road, and re-enter the mainlanes via the Lockhill Selma Road entrance ramp.

TxDOT encourages motorists to plan accordingly, follow detour routes, and exercise caution during these closures. The Loop 1604 North Expansion Project aims to enhance transportation infrastructure in the region, and TxDOT appreciates the community’s patience and cooperation during this critical phase of construction. For real-time updates and additional information, please visit the official TxDOT website or contact the project hotline.