Project Begins on US 287 in Hall County


Contact: Barbara Seal

Phone: (940) 937-7288

Date: April 12, 2018


CHILDRESS – Beginning the first week of April, contractor J. Lee Milligan Inc. of Amarillo began a project to improve the roadway surface on US 287 in Hall County.

The $1.2 million project begins at the Donley County line south for 1.6 miles. Improvements consist of milling out the existing surface and replacing with a new asphaltic concrete pavement overlay.

Motorists can expect traffic reduced to one lane throughout the project duration.

This project is expected to be complete in May 2018, weather permitting.

Safety is a top priority at TxDOT and the foundation for the agency’s planning, building and maintaining of projects across the state. When driving through a work zone, please slow down, pay attention, be patient, plan ahead, and avoid distractions such as cell phones.

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