Construction Updates

TEXRail construction began after the August 2016 groundbreaking. Revisit this page for updates as construction progresses and/or sign up below to receive construction-related email notifications.

Construction updates for the week of Nov. 12th.

North Richland Hills Construction Updates

  • Smithfield Road – shoulder closure into December at the railroad tracks.

COMING SOON:

  • Davis Road – lane closures TBD: working to match the roadway to the new railroad tracks.
  • Smithfield Road – road closure TBD: complete the siding (secondary rail line adjacent to the station) and finish road reconstruction.
  • Browning Road – road closure tentatively mid-January: replacing the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials. Followed by additional roadway work to match the grade of the new railroad tracks.

Fort Worth Construction Updates

  • 1st Street (Purina Plant) – lane closure November 13.
  • Sylvania Ave. (between Long Ave. & Southern Cross) – lane closures between November 1 and late December to improve the roadway to match the grade of the new tracks.
  • Deen Road (between NE 33rd & E. Long Ave.) – road closed September 7th through November 20: replacing the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials in addition to improving the roadway to match the grade of the new tracks.

COMING SOON

  • Sylvania Ave. (between Long Ave. & Southern Cross) – road closure TBD to replace the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials.

Haltom City Construction Updates

  • Old Denton Hwy. (Hwy. 377 between Springlake Pkwy & Straightaway Drive) – road closure through December 17.

COMING SOON

  • Glenview Road (between Haltom Road and Hwy. 377) – lane closures between TBD and late December to improve the roadway to match the grade of the new tracks.
  • Glenview Road (between Haltom Road and Hwy. 377) – road closure TBD to replace the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials.

Colleyville Construction Updates

  • LD Locket (Near Bransford) – Right shoulder closure: eastbound (2 locations) with flagger operation as needed for trucks and material delivery and construction.

Grapevine Construction Updates

COMING SOON

  • Kimball Ave. (north of Hwy. 26) – road closure in tentatively early December: replacing the railroad tracks, ties and surrounding base materials.

DFW International Airport

  • North Airfield Drive (between Texan Trail and east of North Airfield Bridge) – periodic road closures November 13 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. as flaggers assist beam trucks into the work zone.
  • International Parkway Exit 1 (North EE Ramp to southbound International Parkway) – exit closed November 13-20.

 

 

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