TxDOT Crews Paving on U.S. 87 North This WeekPress Release
SAN ANGELO, TX -- (Press Release) “TxDOT urges motorists to drive with caution, obey the posted speed limit signs, and be alert for construction equipment and personnel. While TxDOT strives to inform the public about planned roadway restrictions and activities, circumstances beyond our control may occasionally cause schedule changes. We appreciate the driving public’s patience as we make improvements."
The following is the proposed work to be performed on assigned construction projects:
US 87 Asphaltic Concrete Overlay
Limits: 9.8 miles south of Coke County Line to Coke County line and various locations for pavement repair
Left lane 1 mile north of Carlsbad to bridge rail replacement
65 mph work zone speed limit and 12’ width restriction in place.
Contractor will be edge filling with rolling lane closure
Guard Rail Upgrades
Limits: US 87 in Tom Green and Concho Counties
Metal beam guard fence and safety end treatment repair on US 87; left lane closure for northbound US 87 near Lipan Creek and SB US 87 near Frog Pond to include a 14’ width restriction.
RM 853 Bridge Replacement
Limits: Brushy Creek
Contractor will set beams for new bridge.
All traffic must use detour
Guard Rail Upgrades
Limits: RM 2469 from US 67 to SH 163, various location on US 87
Metal beam guard fence and rail upgrade at various locations along US 83 south of Eden.
Centerline rumble strip and striping
Limits: Coke, Irion, Reagan, Glasscock, Concho, Crockett, Schleicher, Menard, Kimble, Edwards, Real and Tom Green Counties
Contractor will be striping and placing raised pavement markers using a mobile operation on:
SH 137 in Crockett and Glasscock Counties
FM 2288, FM 1223, FM 380 and FM 388 in Tom Green County
US 190 in Crockett County
US 87 in Concho County
US 67 Reagan County
Limits: Tom Green County
Sign Maintenance and Herbicide operations county wide
Edge repair on US 87 north