El Paso West Area Project Closures


Contact: Jennifer Wright

Phone: (915) 790-4340

Date: Aug. 9, 2018


Rip-rap Repair Project

Thursday, Aug. 9 through Friday, Aug. 17 (except Saturday and Sunday)
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (throughout the day)

  • Left lane closure on I-10 east and westbound between Transmountain Road to Westway Road 
  • Complete closure on frontage roads between Transmountain Road to Westway Road
  • Crews will be pumping concrete from the proposed rip-rap areas under I-10

Concrete Repair Project

Thursday, Aug. 9 into Friday, Aug. 10
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (one night only)

  • I-10 eastbound at Paisano - one left lane closed
  • I-10 westbound at Paisano - three left lanes closed
  • I-10 westbound Trowbridge entrance ramp will be closed
  • Crews will be repairing concrete barriers in the area

Spalling Repair Project

Sunday, Aug. 12 into Monday, Aug. 13
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (one night only)

  • I-10 eastbound from the Santa Fe exit ramp to Campbell entrance ramp: left 2 lanes will be closed
  • Crews will be repairing spalled concrete pavement

Concrete Repair Project

Sunday, Aug. 12 through Thursday, Aug. 16
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (nightly)

  • I-10 eastbound at Paisano - three left lanes closed
  • I-10 eastbound at Raynolds entrance ramp will be closed
  • Crews will be repairing concrete barriers in the area

Maintenance

Monday, Aug. 13 through Friday, Aug. 17
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (throughout the day)

  • Complete closure on Gateway Boulevard West at the Piedras intersection
  • Detour: Westbound traffic will need to take Piedras Street to Missouri Street and continue on the access road
  • Right lane closure on Gateway Boulevard West between the exit ramp before Red Lobster to include the entrance ramp to Cielo Vista next to Red Lobster
  • Alternate entrance and exit ramp closures on Cesar Chavez/Border Highway (Loop 375) east and westbound between Fonseca to Zaragoza
  • Ramp on US 54 south to Spur 601 east will be closed
  • Right lane closure on Desert Boulevard South between Vinton and the Vinton entrance ramp
  • Right lane closure on US 54 southbound between Pershing to Yandell
  • Right lane closure on Spur 601 east and westbound between Fred Wilson to Loop 375, to include shoulder work

Montana/Mattox Traffic and Operation Improvements Project
Continuous until further notice:

  • Montana will be reduced to two lanes east and westbound between Hawkins Boulevard and Rutherglen Street

Monday through Friday (until further notice)
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (throughout the day)

  • Alternate lane closures on Montana (US 62/180) east and westbound between Hawkins Boulevard and Rutherglen Street
  • Crews will be working on traffic signals and operation improvements in the area

Tuesday, Aug. 14
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (one night only)

  • Alternate lane closures on Montana (US 62/180) eastbound between Hawkins Boulevard to Mattox Street
  • Crews will be installing a sign in the area

US 54 Widening and Illumination Project

Sunday, Aug. 12 through Thursday, Aug. 16
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (nightly)

  • Right lane closure on US 54 north and southbound between Diana to Transmountain
  • Crews will be installing metal beam guard fence

Continuous closure until further notice:

  • The south entrance to El Paso Community College will be closed (north entrance will be open on Gateway Boulevard North)

Monday, Aug. 13 through Friday, Aug. 17
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (throughout the day)

  • Alternate lane closures on Gateway Boulevard North and South between Hondo Pass Drive to Transmountain

Permanent Closures (until further notice)

  • East and westbound Diana underpass will be closed
  • Northbound Hondo Pass entrance ramp will be closed on US 54
  • Northbound Diana exit ramp will be closed on US 54
  • Southbound Diana entrance and exit ramps will be closed
  • Southbound Hondo Pass exit ramp will be closed
  • Detour: Northbound traffic will need to exit at the Dyer/Hercules exit ramp (Exit 26) to access Hondo Pass Drive and Diana Drive. Southbound traffic will need to exit at the Transmountain exit ramp to access Diana Drive and Hondo Pass Drive. Transmountain traffic will need to stay on the frontage roads and re-enter at the Hondo Pass entrance ramp.

Westway Project Phase III

Monday, Aug. 13
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (throughout the day)

  • Right lane closure on I-10 westbound at Exit 0
  • Crews will be placing portable concrete traffic barriers in the area

Monday, Aug. 13 through Friday, Aug. 17
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (throughout the day)

Lane closures in effect (until further notice):

  • Left lane closure on I-10 eastbound between Valley Chili to Vinton
  • Right lane closure on Westway (frontage road) eastbound between Westway Boulevard to Anthony Street
  • Valley Chili Road underpass will be closed
  • Crews will be working on new frontage roads rehabilitation in the area
  • Advisory: Lane restrictions are 12 feet width

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