According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), SEMA Construction, the contractor for the Dumas Avenue resurfacing project, plans to block the access point between Dumas Avenue and 19th Street for approximately three hours Friday afternoon to continue paving work. intersection coverage.
On Saturday, work is moved to 16th Street. The company will block the hotspot between Avenue Dumas and 16th Street for approximately three hours on Saturday afternoon.
No specific start and end times were given. People must be prepared to take alternative routes at a time when access is blocked. Dumas Avenue/US 287 traffic will not be affected.
Sonya Gross, spokesperson for TxDOT, is reminding drivers to slow down and be careful when driving in construction areas. Drivers must follow signs and road personnel. Allow enough time to get through the construction areas and don’t close the door. Rear collisions are most common in construction areas.