Tag Archives: Abram Street

Abram Street Rebuild Website Informs Drivers About Lane Closures, Construction Progress

Below are the planned lane closures for the $26 million 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, www. ArlingtonTX. gov/Abram. New or updated items will be indicated in bold. Weekly Lane Closure Look AheadClosures…

Abram Street Construction in Downtown Begins March 19

The Abram Street rebuild through Downtown Arlington kicks off Monday, March 19. The Arlington City Council awarded a $26.1 million contract with Rebcon Inc. of Dallas on Feb. 27 to rebuild Abram Street between Cooper and Collins streets. Construction on this transformative project is anticipated to wrap up by March 2020. The…

Abram Street Rebuild in Downtown Arlington Starts in March

Have questions about the Abram Street rebuild that will soon begin through Downtown Arlington? The public is invited to attend a construction briefing next week about the start of this important, two-year revitalization project. This public meeting, the first of many that will be held throughout the project’s duration, is scheduled…

Abram and Collins Intersection Rebuild Targeted for October Completion

The complete rebuild of the Abram and Collins streets intersection is expected to be finished by October. The contractor underestimated the construction time for the rebuild, which started in June and was originally projected to be complete by August. The time extension on the project, which is part of the nearly $16…

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…