Work will begin Sunday to replace a section of the roadway in Nacogdoches. The work will impact motorists traveling US 59 and SL 224.
Crews will begin work on Oct. 28 to rehabilitate the roadway. The project is expected be completed, weather permitting, on Wednesday, Oct. 31. The work will require the two inside, northbound lanes to be closed to traffic. One outside lane will remain open for travel. Motorists should expect delays.
The project will include milling existing asphalt pavement and replacing with full depth asphalt pavement for repairs.
During the work, motorists should reduce speed through the work area, obey all signage or flaggers in the area and be prepared for delays during peak travel hours. Be alert to workers and moving equipment near lanes of traffic.
For information about closures statewide, visit drivetexas.org. For more information, contactRhonda.Oaks@txdot.gov or (936) 633-4395.
- Rhonda Oaks is the Public Information Officer for the nine-county Lufkin District of the Texas Department of Transportation. A Lufkin native, she is a graduate of Hudson High School and Angelina College. She has a background in print journalism and worked for many years as a newspaper reporter and a freelance writer. She has received eight Associated Press awards. Her articles have been published in many publications over the past 25 years.