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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Construction Notice: Whitley Road Closure - Between Bursey Rd and North Tarrant Parkway

Whitley Rd closure 7-6-2020

Tarrant County will be reconstructing Whitley Road between Bursey Road to North Tarrant Parkway, along with assistance from the City of Watauga. Construction is scheduled to begin July 6, 2020 and should be completed by July 24, 2020 weather permitting. There will be four phases to complete the project.

1. Mill the entire road 4”

2. Reclaim and re-stabilize

3. Place 2” of Binder hot mix asphalt

4. Finish with 2” of surface hot mix asphalt

The portion of Whitley Road from Bursey to North Tarrant Parkway will be completely closed during this time, with the exception of emergency vehicles. Please follow the detours and road closures while the project is underway.

We appreciate Commissioner Gary Fickes and his team from Precinct 3 in their efforts to provide the citizens of Precinct 3 quality roads at an affordable cost. The partnership saves the Citizens of Watauga a significant portion of the construction cost.

For assistance please contact the City of Watauga Public Works Department 817.514.5806.

We apologize for any inconveniences this may cause.

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