Tag Archives: Street Construction Projects

Major Road Construction Project’s Completion Celebrated

The City of Arlington is pleased to announce the completion of a significant road project designed to rebuild and repair streets and sewer in various areas. According to the project engineer, the 2012 Residential Rebuilds Project cost nearly $3.1 million. Construction began February 2014 and was completed in June 2015 and is tied to…

Arlington to Widen Stadium Drive to Six Lanes

The Stadium Drive project will move ahead after the Arlington City Council approved nearly $5.5M to widen the street from four to six lanes to improve traffic flow through the entertainment district. Stadium Drive, one of the gateways to the entertainment district and a link to I-30, will be widened between Division…

Traffic Update: Tri-Schools Street Improvement Project

New traffic detours related to the Tri Schools Street Improvements project are scheduled to begin Friday, April 24, according to Arlington’s Public Works & Transportation Department. Ledbetter Road between Curry Road and Blue Forest Drive will be opened to one-way traffic from Ledbetter Road to Blue Forest Drive.  Ledbetter Road between Blue…

Tri-Schools Street Improvement Project Nears Half-Way Mark

The City of Arlington’s $16 million Tri-Schools Street Improvement Project is nearly 50% complete and remains on schedule and on budget. Since the project started in June 2014, crews have completed approximately $6 million of the $16 million project. Arlington’s Public Works Department expects the project to wrap up by next summer. Crews are improving…

Enhancing Regional Mobility: How Two Roadway Projects Will Impact Arlington

Two big road construction projects are set to start in 2015/2016 and both will have significant impacts on traffic in Arlington, bringing improved safety, mobility and traffic flow. Both multimillion dollar projects support the Arlington’s City Council’s priority of “Enhancing Regional Mobility” and will dovetail with the $80 million worth of projects the…

New Traffic Detour Coming to Tri Schools Street Improvement Project

Beginning Monday, Jan. 5, the Tri School Streets Improvement construction detour is scheduled to be modified, which will impact traffic in the area. Click here to view a map. According to the City of Arlington’s Public Works & Transportation Department, the detour modification will close  through traffic on Ledbetter Road between Curry…

Road Detours Scheduled for Tri-Schools Area

As part of the Tri-Schools Street Improvement Project currently underway in south Arlington, a one-way counter clock wise traffic detour is scheduled to begin Saturday August 16, 2014. This will likely impact traffic in the area. Click here to review the detour map. According to the Public Works & Transportation department, Ledbetter…

Arlington Celebrates Beginning of Abram Street Rebuild Project

Several Arlington officials and community partners gathered in East Arlington Thursday morning to celebrate the beginning of the $22 million dollar Abram Street Rebuild Project with a ceremonial groundbreaking. Drivers, residents and business owners will enjoy the revitalized roads, underground drainage, water and sanitary renewals, streetlights and landscaping once construction is…

City Breaks Ground on $16 Million Project

Officials from the City of Arlington and Mansfield ISD gathered at Carol Holt Elementary School in south Arlington this morning to celebrate the groundbreaking of the $16 million Tri-Schools Street Improvement Project. During this project, crews will complete several water, sanitary sewer, storm water drainage, street lighting and street pavement improvements. City…

City Spends $80M to Improve Infrastructure

Since last summer, drivers throughout Arlington have witnessed the results of a citywide road construction boom not seen in decades. From street repairs to new bridges and sidewalks, improved sewer and water lines to widened roadways, these projects are funded by previous bond elections combined with some federal grants and state…