El Paso West Area Project Closures


Contact: Jennifer Wright

Phone: (915) 790-4340

Date: Sept. 13, 2018


US 54 Widening and Illumination Project

Continuous closure until further notice

  • The entrance to north side of the campus at El Paso Community College will be closed
  • The entrance to the south side of the campus at El Paso Community College is open

Monday, Sept. 17 through Friday, Sept. 21
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

Tuesday, Sept. 18
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (one night only)

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

Upcoming: 50-Hour Closures

3 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 through 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 24

  • US 54 northbound will close completely at Hondo Pass
  • Crews will be pouring bridge deck over Diana Drive
  • Detour: Traffic will exit at Hondo Pass and re-enter after Transmountain

3 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 through 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1

  • US 54 southbound will close completely at Transmountain
  • Crews will be pouring bridge deck over Diana Drive
  • Detour: Traffic will exit at Transmountain and re-enter after Hondo Pass 

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

Maintenance  

Monday, Sept. 17 through Friday, Sept. 21
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (throughout the day)

  • US 54 northbound Sun Valley exit ramp will be closed
  • Right lane closure on Loop 375 eastbound between US 54 exit ramp to the Gateway North overpass
  • Left lane closure on Transmountain eastbound at the Gateway South intersection
  • Right lane closure on I-10 westbound between Airway to Geronimo
  • I-10 westbound Geronimo exit ramp will be closed
  • I-10 westbound Airway entrance ramp will be closed
  • Right lane closure on Spur 601 east and westbound between Fred Wilson to Loop 375

Westway Project Phase III

Monday, Sept. 17 through Friday, Sept. 21
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  (throughout the day)

Lane closures in effect: (until further notice)

  • Vinton entrance ramp to I-10 is now open
  • Anthony Exit Zero ramp is closed; use alternate exit before Anthony (temporary exit for traffic)
  • Westway frontage road is closed (only local traffic will have access)
  • Crews will be working on new frontage roads rehabilitation in the area.
  • Note: Local businesses in the area follow detour in place
  • Advisory: Lane restrictions are 12 feet width.

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