Road Closures

Current Road Closures due to High Water or Construction as of February 16, 2024, at 9:26 AM.

PRECINCT 1:

****** SHANKLE ROAD IS BACK OPEN****

PRECINCT 2:

Moseley Rd closed until further notice.

 

Isom Rd closed until further notice.


PRECINCT 3:

No road closures at this time.


PRECINCT 4:

No road closures at this time.


City of Waxahachie

No road closures at this time.


TXDOT:

ALTERNATING LANE CLOSURES ON SH 34 IN ELLIS COUNTY BEGIN NIGHTLY JUNE 26

June 23, 2023

ENNIS (ELLIS COUNTY) – Weather permitting, east and westbound SH 34 will be narrowed to one lane with flagging operations in place in various locations between the Kaufman County line and the I-45 junction in Ennis from 8 p.m. Monday, June 26 to 6 a.m. Tuesday, June 27 and nightly through late July as part of a pavement repair and overlay project. 

Drivers are urged to use caution in this corridor during the flagging operations times and to heed all warnings for the safety of traffic and crews working in the corridor. Delays can be expected and drivers should plan ahead for extra travel time.

Future lane closures will be announced as they are scheduled. 

TxDOT urges motorists to use caution in the work zone. Visit www.DriveTexas.org for the latest road closures on this project and others.

For media inquiries, contact TxDOT Public Information Officer Alice Rios Shaw at Mary.Shaw@txdot.gov or (214) 320-4485.


BUSINESS I-45 CLOSES AT MALLORY BRIDGE RD. BEGINNING AUG. 9

August 7, 2023

DALLAS/ELLIS COUNTY – All north and southbound lanes of Business I-45 at Malloy Bridge Rd. will be closed beginning 8 a.m. Wednesday, August 9, 2023, to just north of the landfill until further notice for a bridge replacement project. 

The work will begin near Millers Ferry Road, then continue on to other bridges along Business I-45 through early 2024. Signs are in place to detour traffic.

Limited local access to locations along Business 45 will be maintained.

For media inquiries, contact TxDOT Public Information Officer Alice Rios Shaw at Mary.Shaw@txdot.gov or (214) 320-4485.


NIGHTLY LANE CLOSURES ON US 67 FROM THE JOHNSON COUNTY LINE TO MIDLOTHIAN PARKWAY START SEPTEMBER 5

September 1, 2023

ELLIS COUNTY – A pavement improvement project with nightly alternating lane closures on US 67 from the Johnson County Line to Midlothian Parkway begins from 8 p.m. Tuesday September 5 to         6 a.m. Wednesday September 6, and will continue each night through project completion. Drivers should follow signed detours and plan ahead for extra travel time in the corridor. 

 TxDOT urges motorists to use caution in the work zone. Visit www.DriveTexas.org for the latest road closures on this project and others.

For media inquiries, contact TxDOT Public Information Officer Alice Rios Shaw at Mary.Shaw@txdot.gov or (214) 320-4485.



If you know of roads that have High Water over it and there are no barriers across the road please notify the Sheriff’s Office or Emergency Management Office or your Road and Bridge Precinct Office.  Do not attempt to cross a road that has high water over it. STAY SAFE! DON’T DROWN, TURN AROUND!


SOUTHBOUND I-35E TO CLOSE AT STERRETT ROAD OVERNIGHT SEPTEMBER 14 IN WAXAHACHIE

September 12, 2023

 

WAXAHACHIE – Weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation will divert southbound    I-35E traffic to the service road at the Sterrett Rd./FM 387 exit, with re-entry at the Lofland Rd. entrance ramp. The I- 35E closure for this overnight road project begins 10:30 p.m.Thursday, Sept. 14 to 6 a.m. Friday, Sept. 15, 2023.

 

Police officers will be on scene directing traffic. 

TxDOT urges motorists to use caution in the work zone. Visit www.DriveTexas.org for the latest road closures on all TxDOT projects.

For media inquiries, contact TxDOT Public Information Officer Alice Rios Shaw at Mary.Shaw@txdot.gov or (214) 320-4485