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  • Crews will be installing drainage structures, excavating, building retaining walls, drilling bridge foundation shafts and performing many other work activities as they construct the underpasses that will carry traffic from the Express Lanes into and out of downtown Austin.
  • Crews will be finalizing some foundation shafts in the area and removing old drainage pipes and other debris from the area. 
  • Crews expect to begin drilling foundation shafts the week of September 29th.
  • Crews to continue drilling foundation shafts and begin installing drainage structures in the area abuting sound wall 16.
  • Crews will be doing work on the southbound bridge to prepare for pouring of the expanded bridge deck.
    Left hand lane closures may be necessary after 5pm on Sunday July 13th and after 9pm Monday night July 14 through Thursday night July 17th. The lanes will reopen each morning by 5am. - See more at: http://www.mopacexpress.com/#sthash.pD1DKXW8.dpuf
    Left hand lane closures may be necessary after 5pm on Sunday July 13th and after 9pm Monday night July 14 through Thursday night July 17th. The lanes will reopen each morning by 5am. - See more at: http://www.mopacexpress.com/#sthash.pD1DKXW8.dpuf
  • Crews will be building forms and pouring concrete for columns, caps, abutments and backwalls. 
    Left hand lane closures may be necessary after 5pm on Sunday July 13th and after 9pm Monday night July 14 through Thursday night July 17th. The lanes will reopen each morning by 5am. - See more at: http://www.mopacexpress.com/#sthash.pD1DKXW8.dpuf
    Left hand lane closures may be necessary after 5pm on Sunday July 13th and after 9pm Monday night July 14 through Thursday night July 17th. The lanes will reopen each morning by 5am. - See more at: http://www.mopacexpress.com/#sthash.pD1DKXW8.dpuf
  • Crews will be working on drilling additional foundation shafts for the widening of the MoPac bridges over Windsor. 
    Left hand lane closures may be necessary after 5pm on Sunday July 13th and after 9pm Monday night July 14 through Thursday night July 17th. The lanes will reopen each morning by 5am. - See more at: http://www.mopacexpress.com/#sthash.pD1DKXW8.dpuf
    Left hand lane closures may be necessary after 5pm on Sunday July 13th and after 9pm Monday night July 14 through Thursday night July 17th. The lanes will reopen each morning by 5am. - See more at: http://www.mopacexpress.com/#sthash.pD1DKXW8.dpuf
  • Crews ar expected to begin drilling foundation shafts along southbound MoPac south of Enfield Road for Sound Wall 22S.
  • Crews are finishing drilling foundation shafts in this area.
  • Crews are forming and pouring the caps on the bridge columns near the Capital Metro Red Line tracks underneath MoPac as they prepare to widen the bridges over the tracks. Bridge beam installation is tentatively planned for early October.
  • Crews will be working to demo the existing bridge decks and install precast concrete decking on the bridges over Enfield Road. They expect to install steel rebar in the next week or two and then pour the concrete bridge decks by mid October.
  • Crews are installing flexbase (a gravel like material) and pouring concrete for retaining walls in the median of MoPac between Far West and Parmer Lane . The material is being hauled in at night and requires overnight lane closures in the area. Beginning the week of September 29th, weather permitting, crews are expected to start spraying a prime coat on top of the flexbase in some areas as they prepare to begin paving the Express Lanes in this area. Paving work could begin as early as the week of October 6th.

  • Crews are planning to reconstruct Westover Road in the area under MoPac on the weekend of October 4th. Lane closures will be in place the entire weekend with construction activity around the clock so that the lanes can be reopened by Monday morning each week. Drivers should be prepared for possible delays. Residents may experience some construction related annoyances such as noise.
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