Press Releases

Take a look at some of the press releases we've written about the overall LBJ Express project and the new TEXpress Lanes.

CLOSURES ON EASTBOUND I-635 AT PARK CENTRAL

April 20, 2018
DALLAS – On  Sunday, April 22 to Friday, April 27 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly the following closures will be in place:
  • The four left lanes of eastbound I-635 at Park Central will be closed.
  • The Preston on-ramp to eastbound I-635 will be closed. Traffic will be redirected to the entrance at Hillcrest.  

This work is weather-permitting. Updated closure information is posted daily on Twitter (@LBJExpress) and Facebook (facebook.com/thelbjexpress).

This work is part of the $2.6 billion LBJ Express project, which began in 2011 and was completed in September 2015, included the reconstruction of expanded frontage lanes and main lanes, as well as the addition of bypass lanes and TEXpress managed lanes along IH 635 between Luna Rd. and Greenville Ave. and IH 35E between Loop 12 and Valley View Ln. in Dallas.  This expansive reconstruction project is successfully alleviating traffic congestion along one of the busiest highway corridors in the state, with as many as 250,000 cars traveling the stretch daily.

Drivers are encouraged to “Know Before They Go,” and visit www.lbjtexpress.com or (@LBJExpress) and (facebook.com/thelbjexpress).) for upcoming closures. Closures are subject to weather conditions, and construction activities may be postponed if necessary.

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