Tag Archives: Abram Street

Drivers Should Expect Lane Closures During Abram, Collins Intersection Rebuild

Anyone who has driven Abram Street between Collins Street and Stadium Drive is well aware of the nearly $16 million construction project currently underway. As part of this project, the intersection of Abram and Collins will soon undergo a complete rebuild.  The intersection will remain open to traffic, but starting…

Abram and Mesquite Intersection Reopening Delayed

Downtown Arlington road closures and detours are expected to continue through next week related to work on the new 101 Center mixed-use development project. Temporary closures of  sections of Mesquite, Center and Abram streets near City Hall and the City of Arlington Municipal Office Tower began April 20 and were expected to be…

Temporary Closures Planned for Abram, Mesquite Streets in Downtown Starting This Week

Drivers in Downtown Arlington should expect a few more detours and road closures in the coming weeks as work continues on the new 101 Center mixed-use development project. Temporary closures of both Mesquite Street and Abram Street near City Hall and the City of Arlington Municipal Office Tower are planned…

From Parks to Streets, City of Arlington Investing $169 Million in Infrastructure

From replacing bumpy neighborhood streets to building a new recreation center/branch library on the east side of town, the City of Arlington plans to invest more than $169 million in infrastructure over the coming year. The Arlington City Council adopted this year’s $68.8 million capital budget, $84.4 million water utility capital…

New Abram Street Bridge Over Johnson Creek Opens to Traffic

A new Abram Street bridge over Johnson Creek opened to traffic on Friday. The former bridge, located east of Collins Street near Meadowbrook Park, was closed last May and demolished as part of the Abram Street rebuild project. The new bridge is about nine feet higher than the old bridge to…

Enhance Regional Mobility Newsletter: Focus 287 Strategic Plan Sets Vision for Future Growth

It’s time to keep your eyes on the road and focus in on this edition of the Enhance Regional Mobility newsletter where the closing of Johnson Creek Bridge on Abram Street, the adoption of the FOCUS 287 Corridor Strategy and the completion of the Tri-Schools Road Project are discussed. Though Johnson Creek…

Abram Street Lane Closures Through Downtown Extended

Due to a combination of an unexpected conflict with other utilities, soil conditions and inclement weather, lane closures on Abram Street in downtown Arlington will last longer than originally anticipated. Westbound lanes on Abram Street between East Street and Elm Street, which were expected to reopen to drivers on July 1, will continue to…

Abram Street Lane Closures Through Downtown Extended by Two Weeks

Due to an unexpected conflict with other utilities, lane closures on Abram Street in downtown Arlington will last longer than originally anticipated. Westbound lanes on Abram Street between East Street and Elm Street will remain closed to drivers through July 1, about two weeks longer than scheduled. The two westbound lanes and the…

Johnson Creek Bridge on Abram Street Closes for Nine Months Starting Sunday

The Johnson Creek bridge on Abram Street will be closed starting Sunday, May 15 and isn’t expected to reopen until January 2017. Drivers who regularly travel east Abram Street between Collins Street and Stadium Drive will need to plan alternate routes during reconstruction of the bridge, which is located near Meadowbrook…