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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
CITY STREET: All lanes of eastbound and westbound Papurt Dr. at I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Sunday, August 24 to Friday, October 31

Times:

At all times

 

2)

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

Dates:

Monday, September 8 to Friday, October 31

Times:

At all times

 

3)

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

Dates:

Wednesday, September 10 to Friday, October 31

Times:

At all times

 

4)

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 18 to Friday, December 12

Times:

At all times

 

5)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: The u-turn from the northbound I-35W frontage road to the southbound I-35W frontage road at Meacham Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 8 to Friday, December 19

Times:

At all times

 

6)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: Alternating lanes of the northbound and southbound I-35W frontage roads at 4th St. will be closed.

Dates:

Monday, October 13 to Friday, November 7

Times:

At all times

 

7)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: The left lane of the southbound I-35W frontage road just south of Meacham Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Monday, October 13 to Friday, December 19

Times:

At all times

 

8)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: The right lane of westbound Meacham Blvd. east of I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 15 to Friday, November 7

Times:

At all times

 

9)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: The u-turn from the southbound I-35W frontage road to the northbound I-35W frontage road at Meacham Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 15 to Friday, December 19

Times:

At all times

 

10)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: The right shoulder of westbound 4th St. at I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 22 to Friday, November 7

Times:

At all times

 

11)

FORTH WORTH
MAIN LANE: Alternating lanes of the direct connector from westbound Spur 280 to southbound I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 29 to Thursday, October 30

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

12)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: Alternating lanes of eastbound Spur 280 at I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 29 to Thursday, October 30

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

13)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: The left lane of the eastbound IH 820 frontage road at Anderson Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 29 to Thursday, October 30

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

14)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: Alternating lanes of northbound and southbound I-35W from I-30 to the I-35W/IH 820 interchange will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 29 to Friday, October 31

Times:

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

 

15)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: Alternating lanes of the northbound and southbound I-35W frontage roads from I-30 to the I-35W/IH 820 interchange will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 29 to Friday, October 31

Times:

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

 

16)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: All lanes of eastbound and westbound 33rd St. at I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Friday, October 31 to Monday, November 3

Times:

At all times

 

17)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: All lanes of the northbound I-35W frontage road from Crabtree St. and 33rd St. will be closed.

Dates:

Friday, October 31 to Monday, November 3

Times:

At all times

 

18)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: Alternating lanes of the southbound I-35W frontage road at Meacham Blvd. will be closed.

Dates:

Monday, November 3

Times:

9:00 am to 3:00 pm

 

19)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: The direct connector from northbound I-35W to eastbound IH 820 will be temporarily closed at various times.

Dates:

Monday, November 3 to Tuesday, November 4

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

20)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: The right lane of eastbound IH 820 at the I-35W/IH 820 interchange will be closed.

Dates:

Monday, November 3 to Tuesday, November 4

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

21)

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

Dates:

Tuesday, November 4

Times:

9:00 pm

 

22)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: Alternating lanes of northbound and southbound I-35W from Northside Dr. to Papurt St. will be closed.

Dates:

Tuesday, November 4 to Wednesday, November 5

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

23)

FORT WORTH
CITY STREET: Alternating lanes of eastbound and westbound NE 28th St. from Dean Rd. to Braswell Dr.

Dates:

Wednesday, November 5 to Thursday, November 6

Times:

9:00 pm to 5:00 am

 

24)

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 October 2014 (estimated)

Times:

At all times

 

25)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: Alternating lanes of the northbound I-35W frontage road from NE 28th St. to Dooling St. will be closed.

Dates:

Thursday, July 31 to Friday, November 21

Times:

At all times

 

26)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The off-ramp from southbound I-35W to Western Center Blvd. will be closed. Traffic will be redirected to the previous exit at Basswood Blvd.

Dates:

through early 2015 (estimated)

Times:

At all times

 

27)

FORT WORTH
FRONTAGE ROAD: All lanes of the northbound I-35W frontage road from Polaris Dr. to the Melody Hills Dr. off-ramp will be closed. Traffic will be redirected to the temporary entrance to northbound I-35W from the northbound I-35W frontage road at McMillian Pkwy. Traffic will then exit the off-ramp from northbound I-35W at Melody Hills Dr. to access the northbound I-35W frontage road.

Dates:

through Friday, February 6 (estimated)

Times:

At all times

 

28)

FORT WORTH
RAMP: The on-ramp to southbound I-35W from westbound NE 28th St. will be closed. Traffic will be redirected to the entrance.

Dates:

through March 2015 (estimated)

Times:

At all times

 

29)

FORT WORTH
MAIN LANE: The left lane of eastbound SH 121 just east of I-35W will be closed.

Dates:

Wednesday, October 15 to October 2015 (estimated)

Times:

At all times

 

30)

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

 

31)

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

 

32)

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

 

33)

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



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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