February 1, 2017
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DALLAS NORTH TOLLWAY (DNT)
Full closure of the DNT from the President George Bush Turnpike to Parker Road scheduled overnight Feb. 3-4.
Closure includes the PGBT direct-connectors on the north side, multiple ramp closures
The following closures are needed for construction activities associated with the DNT Improvement Projects:
Friday, Feb. 3, through the morning of Saturday, Feb. 4 (Overnight)
- The following closures are scheduled nightly from 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, through 6 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4:
- All lanes of north- and southbound DNT between the President George Bush Turnpike interchange and Parker Road closed.
- The southbound DNT to PGBT direct-connector ramps closed.
- The east- and westbound PGBT to northbound DNT direct-connector ramps closed.
- The southbound entrance ramps from Parker Road and Park Boulevard closed.
- The northbound entrance ramp from Park Boulevard closed.
Southbound DNT detour: Motorists traveling on southbound DNT will take the Parker Road exit ramp and continue south on the frontage road. Motorists will be able to reenter the DNT using the entrance ramp south of Plano Parkway.
Northbound DNT detour: Motorists traveling on northbound DNT will take the Plano Parkway exit ramp and continue north on the frontage road. Motorists will be able to reenter the DNT using the entrance ramp north of Parker Road.
East- and westbound PGBT to northbound DNT detour: Motorists will exit the PGBT at Midway Road and turn north on Midway Road to Parker Road. Motorists will then make a right onto Parker Road and follow Parker Road to northbound Dallas Parkway, where they will turn left to enter the DNT.
Southbound DNT to east- and westbound PGBT detour: Motorists traveling on southbound DNT will take the Parker Road exit ramp and continue south on the frontage road to Frankford Road, where they will take the U-turn and enter northbound DNT. Motorists can then enter PGBT from the northbound DNT to PGBT direct-connector ramp.
Construction work in this area is needed to facilitate the reconfiguration of the DNT/PGBT interchange and add an additional lane on the direct-connector ramps, as well as the DNT main lanes between the Bush Turnpike and the Sam Rayburn Tollway.
Changeable message signs will be placed prior to lane closures in the construction area. When needed, law enforcement officers also will be on duty to assist motorists.
All closures are subject to weather conditions and will be postponed, if necessary. Delays are expected, and motorists are urged to use caution in the construction area.
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