Sunday, April 14, 2024

Know Before You Go: Upcoming Orange Barrel Alerts

A few roadwork and water projects are on the lineup this week that might impact your next commute. Take a look at our list of upcoming OBAs and be sure to plan ahead for the next time you hit the road.

Asphalt Repairs in Ridgewood Estates

Map of the city indicating where roadwork is occurring

Heads up for those who live in Ridgewood Estates! Our City Streets crew will be in the neighborhood beginning February 26 repairing cracks in the roadways and making your ride a little smoother. Traffic control will be on-site, with one lane of traffic open as the team makes these repairs. Daily work hours will be from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and you may see some delays throughout this project. Please plan a few extra minutes ahead of your commute as we work to improve the neighborhood’s mobility!

 

Drainage Maintenance on West Continental

Map of the city indicating upcoming roadwork

You might notice our Public Works Drainage team around 1272 West Continental Drive, between Ridgewood Circle and Southlake Hills Drive, beginning on February 23. The crew will be doing maintenance work in the right of way near the westbound lane from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be directed to merge into the eastbound lane near the work zone, though major delays are not anticipated with this work. Please exercise caution when driving in the area and remember to drive the Southlake Way.

 

Gas Line Replacement on North White Chapel

Map of the city indicating road construction

An ATMOS Contractor will replace and move a gas line this week at the 1800 block of North White Chapel, just north of the 114 exit near the Southlake Animal Hospital. This work will take place from February 22nd until February 23rd, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weather permitting. Please note that the southbound lane will be closed while they locate the water main, but access to turn onto 114 will remain open.

 

Water Meter Relocation on West Dove Road

Map of the City indicating upcoming roadwork

To avoid any complications from upcoming construction in the area, our Water Department will be relocating a water line just west of 114 at the southwest corner of West Dove Road and Shady Oaks Drive beginning on February 22nd. Please note that the eastbound lane heading towards 114 will be partially blocked due to the heavy equipment required for this project, but flagging devices will be around the work zone to aid with traffic flow. The work hours will be from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for the duration of this work. Please exercise caution when in the area and plan a few more minutes ahead of your commute.

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