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2013 marked the start of construction on I-35W from I-30 downtown to US 81/287 to the north. This $1.6 billion, 10-mile reconstruction will significantly expand capacity by rebuilding the general purpose main lanes and adding two managed toll lanes in each direction.

Construction north of the I-820/I-35W interchange is expected to be completed in late 2017; construction south of the interchange will begin in 2014 and is expected to be completed in 2018.

For more information on the I-35W project, please click here to view the Project Tracker published by the Texas Department of Transportation.

Check back regularly on this page for updated lane and on-ramp/off-ramp closures on I-35W, and Know Before You Go! If you would like to sign up for e-alerts on upcoming lane closures, please click here.

 
Lane Closure Reporting Urgency Levels:

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Ongoing

Extended/Permanent

 
  FORT WORTH LANE CLOSURES TOP

1)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: The right lane of the northbound I-35W frontage road at Meacham Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Tuesday, August 19 to Tuesday, September 2

Times:

At all times

 

2)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: Alternating lanes of eastbound Meacham Blvd. at the northbound I-35W frontage road will be closed.

Dates:

Thursday, August 21 to Friday, September 26

Times:

At all times

 

3)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: The left lane of the westbound IH 820 frontage road at Riverside Dr. will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, September 3 to Thursday, September 4

Times:

At all times

 

4)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: Alternating lanes of northbound I-35W just south of Meacham Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, September 3 to Thursday, September 4

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

5)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: All lanes of eastbound and westbound Crabtree St. at the northbound I-35W frontage road will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, September 3 to Friday, September 5

Times:

At all times

 

6)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: All lanes of the direct connector from northbound I-35W to westbound Spur 280 will be temporarily closed at various times.

Dates:

Wednesday, September 3 to Friday, September 5

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am (nightly)

 

7)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: The right lane of northbound US 287 from Spur 280 to I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, September 3 to Saturday, September 6

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am (nightly)

 

8)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: Alternating lanes of northbound Spur 280 at US 287 will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, September 3 to Saturday, September 6

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am (nightly)

 

9)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: All lanes of eastbound and westbound Papurt St. over I-35W will be closed. Westbound traffic will be redirected to 33rd St. and eastbound traffic will be redirected to NE 28th St.

Dates:

Thursday, September 4 to Friday, September 12

Times:

At all times

 

10)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: All lanes of eastbound and westbound Berner St. at the northbound I-35W frontage road will be closed.

Dates:

Thursday, September 4 to Friday, September 12

Times:

At all times

 

11)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The off-ramp from southbound I-35W to Northside Dr./Yucca Ave. will be closed. Traffic will be redirected to the next exit at Pharr St.

Dates:

Thursday, September 4 to Friday, September 12

Times:

9:00 am to 3:00 pm (daily)

 

12)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The off-ramp from northbound I-35W to eastbound 28th St. will be closed. Traffic will be redirected to the next exit at NE 33rd St.

Dates:

through September 2014 (estimated)

Times:

At all times

 

13)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The off-ramp from eastbound IH 820 to Beach St. will be permanently closed. Traffic will be redirected to a temporary exit in the area.

Dates:

PERMANENTLY

Times:

At all times

 

14)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The on-ramp to westbound IH 820 at Beach St. will be permanently closed. Traffic will be redirected on the eastbound IH 820 frontage road to Haltom Rd. Traffic will then be able to access a temporary on-ramp to westbound IH 820 from the westbound IH 820 frontage road.

Dates:

PERMANENTLY

Times:

At all times

 

15)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The on-ramp to eastbound IH 820 at Beach St. will be permanently closed. Traffic will be redirected the next entrance at Denton Hwy 377.

Dates:

PERMANENTLY

Times:

At all times

 

16)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The on ramp to northbound IH 35W at Basswood Blvd. will be permanently closed. Traffic will be redirected to the new entrance just before N. Tarrant Pkwy.

Dates:

PERMANENTLY

Times:

At all times

 
 
 

COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTS



AMON CARTER MUSEUM PRESENTS ARCHIBALD MOTLEY: JAZZ AGE MODERNIST

June 14, 2014 - September 07, 2014
Address: 3501 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Times: Sun 12:00-5:00 p.m., Tues-Wed-Fri-Sat 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Thurs 10:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist is the first retrospective of the American artist's paintings in two decades. Archibald John Motley Jr. (1891-1981) is one of the most significant yet least known twentieth-century artists, despite the continued broad appeal of his paintings. Many of his most important portraits and cultural scenes remain in private collections and few museums have had the opportunity to acquire his work.


FORT WORTH HERD CATTLE DRIVE

The Texas Longhorn and the American Cowboy are two of the most enduring symbols of the Old West. They're a big reason why Fort Worth earned the nickname "Cowtown" and they formed the core of the great cattle drives of the late nineteenth century. Now, the romance and mystique of cowboys and cattle drives returns to Fort Worth with The Herd - Texas Longhorns driven by genuine Texas cowhands - offering an unforgettable glimpse into the past. You'll hear the jingle of spurs, the cattle bawling, and the rhythm of the hoof beats. As The Herd passes, a bygone era comes to life before your eyes. Look for the Drovers before and after each cattle drive for photo opportunities and to learn more about life on the trail!

Every day at 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.
130 E. Exchange Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76164

 
 
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