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The Texas Department of Transportation is continuing to work on road projects in Northeast Texas.The department says the bridge at Akin Creek should be repaired and hopefully opened by September 1. The department had hoped to complete the project before school started, however, the extremely wet spring and early summer weather put the project behind schedule.

Here is a complete list of projects that TxDOT is continuing to work on in our area:

Bowie County

US 259 – At Red River north of De Kalb, constructing new bridge.

IH 30 – From SH 8 to Anderson Creek, repairing pavement and installing new guard rails. Various lane closures.

US 82 – From IH 30 near New Boston to DeKalb, widening highway. Various lane closures.

FM 991 – At Akin creek and US 67, replacing bridge, widening highway and adding lighting. Highway closed for bridge construction, traffic detoured through Redwater.

FM 2253 – From IH 30 to US 82 at Leary, widening highway.

IH 369 – From IH 30 to SH 93, resurfacing highway. Various lane closures.

Camp County

 None

 Cass County

US 59 – At FM 3129 in Domino, constructing new overpass. Traffic restricted to one lane each direction.

FM 2328 – From US 59 to SH 43, widening highway.

Harrison County

FM 450 – At Little Cypress Creek, replacing bridges and relocating roadway.

FM 31 – From the Panola County Line to 1.3 miles north through Elysian Fields, reconstructing pavement. Expect lane closures and delays.

FM 2625 – From FM 31 to FM 9, resurfacing roadway. Various lane closures.

Loop 390 West – From US 59 to US 80, repairing pavement.

Marion County

FM 726 – At Brushy Creek, replacing bridge. Highway is closed during construction, Traffic is being detoured onto FM 3001, FM 2208, SH 154 through Harleton and FM 1968. Detour route is signed.

US 59 – At FM 2208, reconstructing intersection for concrete pavement.

SH 43 – At Hasty Creek, repairing bridge rail and metal beam guard fence.

SH 49 – From FM 1969 to FM 728, resurfacing highway.

Morris County

IH 30 – From Titus County Line to Bowie County Line, repairing pavement and installing new guard rails. Various lane closures.

 Panola County

None

 Titus County

IH 30 – From Franklin County Line to Morris County Line, repairing pavement and installing new guard rails. Various lane closures.

Upshur County

SH 155 – From south of Sabine River to US 80, replacing bridges and widening roadway.

SH 300 – From US 271 in Gilmer to three miles north of FM 726, reconstructing roadway