EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) announced nightly lane and ramp closures are scheduled on northbound and southbound I-69C (US 281), in Edinburg, between Canton Road and Monte Cristo Road, August 8 through August 10.
TxDOT’s news release said the closures were requested by a contractor to remove and replace overhead road signs on I-69C. Crews will be working between 9:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. and signage will guide drivers around the planned closures.
Traffic flow will be impacted at different locations, each night, said TxDOT.
On August 8, a single-lane closure on northbound I-69Cwill be in place, just before the Canton Road/Veterans Boulevard exit ramp #4. The nearby on-ramp will also close. Additionally, on August 8, a two-lane closure is planned on northbound I-69C before the Edinburg/Owassa Road exit ramp #2.
On August 9, there will be a complete closure of the northbound I-69C main lanes, just before FM 2128
The FM 2128 (Richardson Road) entrance ramp will also close. Northbound traffic on I69C will be diverted onto the northbound I-69C frontage road via the FM 2128 (Richardson Road) exit and will re-enter the expressway via the Rogers Road on-ramp.
On August 10, two outside lanes of southbound I-69C will close before east University Drive. The expressway entrance ramp before east University Drive will also close.
For more information, contact Raymond.pedraza@TxDOT.gov