UPDATE: The shift of the northbound I-35E mainlanes east onto permanent pavement over the original Lewisville Lake Bridge between Garden Ridge Boulevard and Swisher Road has been rescheduled for 9 a.m. Sunday, March 26.
In preparation for this traffic switch, the northbound I-35E exit ramp to Lake Dallas Drive will be temporarily closed at 9 p.m. Thursday, March 23. During the ramp closure, traffic will continue north along I-35E to the northbound I-35E exit ramp to Swisher Road/FM 2181 and turn right onto Lake Dallas Drive. This closure is scheduled to last through April.
To switch the northbound mainlanes, the following closures will be in place nightly from 9 a.m. Thursday, March 23 through Saturday, March 25:
- Two lanes of northbound I-35E between Garden Ridge Boulevard and Swisher Road
- The northbound I-35E exit ramp to Swisher Road. During this ramp closure, traffic will continue north along I-35E to the northbound I-35E exit ramp to Corinth Parkway, take the north- to southbound I-35E frontage road U-turn at Corinth Parkway continue south along the southbound I-35E frontage road to the eastbound Turbeville Road/Hundley Drive jug handle, turn right onto Turbeville Road/Hundley to Lake Dallas Drive.
- The northbound I-35E entrance ramp from Turbeville Road/Hundley Drive. During this ramp closure, traffic will continue north along the frontage road to the northbound I-35E entrance ramp from Swisher Road.
The work is related to the 35Express project, an expansion of I-35E between U.S. Highway 380 in Denton County and I-635 in Dallas County. All closures are subject to weather conditions and may be postponed, if necessary.
For more information on the 35Express project and to sign up to receive traffic alerts, please visit www.35Express.org or call 214-483-7777.