The transformative rebuild of Abram Street through Downtown Arlington kicked off March 19, 2018. The two-year, voter-approved project focuses on pedestrian and traffic improvements between Cooper Street and Collins Street.

Construction Detours/Updates

Below are the current planned lane closures for the Abram Street Rebuild through Downtown Arlington.

To stay up-to-date on this transformative, two-year construction project between Cooper Street and Collins Street, visit the new Abram Street Rebuild webpage,

New or updated items will be indicated in bold.

Lane Closure Look Ahead

Closures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. Below are anticipated traffic impacts for the coming weeks.

City Hall southeast entrance

  • On Monday, Feb.  25, the ADA accessible ramp located on the southeast corner of City Hall will be closed and the ramp located at the southwest corner of City Hall will be reopened. This closure is necessary for the construction of the south City Hall façade.

Pecan Street between Abram Street and Main Street

  • Southbound Pecan Street between Abram and Main streets will be closed from Monday, Feb. 25 to Monday, March 11. The northbound lane will remain open.

Cooper Street between UTA Boulevard and Main Street

  • The outside lane of northbound Cooper Street will be closed north of UTA Boulevard to Main Street to allow for installation of new water line infrastructure. This closure will not affect southbound traffic.

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