Beginning September 25, lane closures on Fairway Drive at the E Belt Line Road intersection have been in place to allow DART crews to perform work on the railroad tracks in preparation for the Silver Line. Various lane closures are expected to be in place through mid-November.
Crews are ahead of schedule, and the updated lane closure information is listed below:
Phase 1: On Monday, September 25, the northbound lane of Fairway Drive was closed to traffic. The southbound lane remains open. This closure will be in place throughout Phase 1 of the project, which is expected to be complete by Thursday, October 12.
Phase 2: Upon completion of Phase 1, beginning on Thursday, October 12, crews will open the completed northbound lane and close the southbound lane of Fairway Drive. This closure will be in place throughout Phase 2 of the project, which is expected to be complete by Thursday, November 2.
Phase 3: Finally, crews will fully close Fairway Drive at the E Belt Line Road intersection for Phase 3 of the project. Beginning on Friday, November 03, both north and southbound traffic will be detoured around the construction zone. Phase 3 construction is expected to be completed, and the roadway fully opened, by Monday, November 06.
Residents and businesses in this area should expect to hear construction activity during this time, and increased traffic is expected at this intersection through mid-November. Please avoid the area and utilize an alternate route.
For more information about the DART Silver Line, visit dart.org/silverline.