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Amarillo Area Lane Closures (May 20, 2019)

The following list of Amarillo area lane closures is for the week of May 20, 2019 and was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation.

·        On Monday, May 20, watch for various lane closures as crews scrub seal State Loop 335 eastbound at Broadway Street.

·        As crews prepare to reopen the direct connect from I-40 westbound to I-27 southbound and northbound, the right lane of I-40 westbound will be closed, reducing I-40 westbound to one lane at the direct connect. This work is tentatively scheduled to take place on the evening of Tuesday, May, 21.

·        On Wednesday, May 22, the right lane of I-40 westbound will be closed at Western Street for bridge deck repair.

·        Watch for various lane and shoulder closures around the downtown interchange while crews clean the beds around Center City.

·        In addition to mowing, there will be slow-moving operations along the edge of the roads on Amarillo Boulevard and US 87 for vegetation management.

·        Watch for weed eaters along the I-40 and I-27 corridors.


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