TxDOT Pass-Through Financing agreement has been executed. An open house was held on April 12, 2012. To view the open house handouts, click here. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on January 31, 2013. Construction is underway and is anticipated to be completed in late Spring 2015.
The County’s contractor Hunter Industries is extending the nightly left lane closure on the Northbound Mainlanes of IH 35 until further notice starting Sunday night – February 22, 2015 through Thursday night and Sunday night through Thursday night each week until the bridge work is complete. The lane closure is from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM and will be located from north of Inner Loop Road to north of the FM 2243 (Leander Road) Overpass. The lane closure is necessary to move the portable concrete traffic barrier (PCTB) out of the way in the center median of IH 35 during the work shift to construct the new SB/NB turnaround bridge columns and caps. The (PCTB) will be placed back at the end of each work shift prior to opening to traffic.
The County’s contractor Hunter Industries is extending the daytime single outside (right) lane closure on eastbound Leander Road (RM 2243) from Monday – February 23, 2015 through Thursday February 26, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This lane closure will be located approximately from the IH 35 Southbound Frontage Rd. to Scenic Dr. The lane closure is necessary to construct the remaining curb & gutter, backless inlets, and grading work on the south side of Leander Road (RM 2243.
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