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March 13, 2009

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Green Line Updates:

Downtown Dallas construction information


Downtown Dallas:

To support construction around the Bryan/Hawkins intersection:
Bryan is closed between Leonard and Good Latimer. View a street location map.
Good Latimer is reduced to one lane in each direction between Bryan and Elm.
View a street location map.


Motorists will not be able to make left turns from Leonard St. across the DART Rail tracks.
View a street location map.

Market Center Community construction information


Market Center Community:

On Monday, March 9, two northbound lanes on Harry Hines between Wycliff and Market Center will reopen, for a total of three open northbound lanes. On Thursday, March 12, one additional northbound lane on Harry Hines between Douglas and Wycliff is scheduled to be reopened, for a total of two open northbound lanes. Two southbound lanes on Harry Hines are open between Market Center and Douglas. View a street location map.

The intersection of Vagas and Harry Hines is closed until further notice while street work is performed on Vagas. View a street location map.

Kendall Drive is closed until futher notice. Traffic is rerouted to Production Drive. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor
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Love Field West Community construction information


Love Field West Community:

Neighborhood Construction Advisory - West of Love Field
Construction on DART's exciting Green Line expansion into Northwest Dallas, Farmers Branch and Carrollton has begun in earnest and will continue until passenger service officially begins in December 2010. Listed below is a brief outline of how some of the major streets in the neighborhood west of Love Field will be affected.

Denton Drive at Mockingbird Lane
Motorists should expect periodic lane reduction on both streets as various construction stages proceed during the project.


Wyman Street at Denton Drive
Wyman is closed until further notice. Access is available via a bus lane from Burbank. View a street location map.


Manor Way at Denton Drive reopened on Friday, March 6. Bomar Ave. at Denton Drive will be permanently closed. View a street location map.

Traffic is reduced to one lane each way at W. Mockingbird Lane and Denton Drive. View a street location map.

Through approximately mid-May, Empire Central at Denton is closed. View a street location map.

Through approximately mid-March, Denton is closed from Shorecrest to Webb Chapel for underground utility work. Detour is available via Harry Hines. View a street location map.

Webb Chapel Extension and Denton Drive is reduced to one lane in each direction for the installation of underground utilities until further notice. View a street location map.

There will be traffic switches at the intersection of Webb Chapel and Denton until further notice. View a street location map.

Community Drive is closed until further notice with access available via Northwest Highway and Harry Hines Blvd. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor
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Walnut Hill/Denton Area construction information


Walnut Hill/Denton Area:

Construction for DART's exciting Green Line Expansion Program into Northwest Dallas, Farmers Branch and Carrollton, is underway and will continue until the new passenger service begins in December 2010. Construction in this area will necessitate occasional traffic shifts and detours as some of the local streets and infrastructure are improved.

There will be temporary lane shifts on Northwest Highway near Jameson to accommodate overhead bridge work. View a street location map.

Denton Drive is closed from Storey Lane to Webb Chapel until further notice. View a street location map.

  Denton Drive between Storey Lane and Lombardy is reduced to one lane southbound. View a street location map.

Storey Lane will have various daily lane closures while paving work is done. View a street location map.

Denton Drive between Lombardy and Walnut Hill will be closed except for local traffic. Motorists are encouraged to look for local road detour signage. View a street location map.

 Century Drive between Doric Street and Denton Drive will permanently close. Local business traffic wishing to access Denton Drive from the east will need to detour along Doric Street to Abernathy Avenue and Lombardy Lane. This work will be followed by subsequent traffic shifts at this location--each lasting for several weeks--to allow for the reconstruction of Century Drive with a direct connection to Abernathy Lane. Road construction on Century Drive is anticipated to continue until Fall 2009.

Walnut Hill near Denton Drive may have daily lane closures. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor
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Farmers Branch Community construction information


Farmers Branch Community:

Farmers Branch On-Call Boarding With Other DART Routes at Farmers Branch Park & Ride - Effective October 20, 2008
All Farmers Branch On-Call vehicles drop off and board passengers at the temporary transit center on Denton Drive.

This is the location currently being used by Bus Routes 44, 185, 204, 247, 331, 400 and 486. Boarding will take place at the sign marked:
DEPARTURES
All Bus
Routes

All DART services will use this stop until the new Green Line rail station opens across the street in December 2010.

Riders may continue to call 972-880-7786 to schedule an On-Call trip reservation. For other questions about On-Call service, please consult www.DART.org or call 214-979-1111. View a street location map.

Villa Creek near Denton Drive may have daily lane closures. View a street location map.

Farmers Branch Lane at Denton is closed for utility installation. View a street location map.

Valley View Lane is reduced to one lane between Denton Dr. and Rossford St. View a street location map.

Squire Place at Denton Drive is closed until further notice. View a street location map.

McClintock is closed between Squire Place and Fruitland for utility work until further notice. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor
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Carrollton Community construction information


Carrollton Community:

Construction for DART's exciting Green Line Expansion Program into Northwest Dallas, Farmers Branch and Carrollton, is under way and will continue until the new passenger service begins in December 2010. Construction in this area will necessitate occasional traffic shifts and detours as some of the local streets and infrastructure are improved.

Paving work continues on Valwood Parkway through approximately the end of March. View a street location map.

 Beginning Wednesday, December 3, southbound and northbound Broadway will be closed from Crosby to Randolph for bridge construction for approximately four months. Access for local traffic will be maintained. View a street location map.

Signal installation work continues on Main Street at Belt Line. View a street location map.

Denton Drive north of Belt Line is one way for northbound traffic only until further notice. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Northwest Corridor
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Deep Ellum Community construction information


Deep Ellum Community:

  Malcolm X Blvd. between Junius and Indiana may be periodically reduced to one lane in each direction until further notice. View a street location map.

There will be a traffic switch on Hall Street at the rail guideway to the new paving on the northbound lanes until future notice. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor
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Fair Park Community construction information


Fair Park Community:

Two left lanes on eastbound Haskell to Parry have been reopened. View a street location map.

Parry Ave. at Haskell will be reduced to one lane in both directions until further notice. View a street location map.

Updated Due to inclement weather, work scheduled for March 14 has been postponed to Saturday, March 21. From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, Parry Ave. at the rail guideway will be closed. View a street location map.

Updated Due to inclement weather, work scheduled for March 14 has been postponed to Saturday, March 21. From 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 21, Grand Ave. at the rail guideway will be closed. View a street location map.

  Trunk is closed between Pennsylvania Ave. and Hamilton Ave. until further notice. View a street location map.


Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor
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Hatcher Community construction information


Hatcher Community:

Pine St. at the rail guideway will be closed until further notice. View a street location map.

  Eastbound traffic along Scyene Rd. between Second Ave. and Hatcher St. and westbound traffic along Scyene Rd. between Hatcher St. and Lawnview Ave. may have periodic lane reductions. View a street location map.

Traffic along Hatcher St. at Scyene Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction. There will be daily lane closures at the intersection of Scyene Road and Hatcher St. View a street location map.

Dixon Avenue near Scyene Road has one lane open in each direction. View a street location map.

  Left turn lane on Lawnview Avenue at Scyene Road is detoured. Motorists are encouraged to look for detour signage. View a street location map.

Westbound traffic along Scyene Road to Lawnview Avenue will be detoured to Elmira Street (right) to Greenmere Place (left) and back onto Scyene (right). View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor
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Lake June Community construction information


Lake June Community:

 There may be temporary lane reductions on Buckner Blvd. between Elam Rd. and US 175. View a street location map.

Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor Map
Detail of Green Line Southeast Corridor
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Orange Line Updates:

Orange Line construction information

Crews are still doing utility locates and soil testing along the alignment. These activities may require brief lane closures and shoulder restrictions as well as work in the median in the following areas:

New From March 16-20, crews will be present on eastbound Teleport Blvd., Las Colinas Blvd., California, Lake Carolyn Pkwy., Loop 12, near Texas Stadium and the future Lake Carolyn Station near O'Connor and Riverside. View a street location map

From February 23-March 13, crews will be present on Teleport Blvd. between John Carpenter Frwy. and the Riverside/Rochelle Blvd. intersection and on Lake Carolyn Pkwy. between Rochelle Blvd. and O'Connor Blvd. View a street location map

From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 10 through Friday, March 13, there will be a temporary left lane and shoulder closure on southbound 482 between Justice Way and the 482 Trinity Bridge. One lane will remain open to traffic. Crews will be drilling for soil samples necessary for design and construction of the Orange Line in that area. View a street location map


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Any time you undertake a construction project, the possibility for danger is elevated. DART is urging everyone to be extra careful around its facilities, vehicles and especially the construction areas. Here are 10 tips you should know.

  1. Stop, look and listen for DART vehicles.
  2. DART Safely logo
  3. Cross the street or track at designated crosswalks only.
  4. Never walk, ride or play in front of or behind a DART vehicle.
  5. Children should always exit the bus through the front door.
  6. Do not walk, ride or play in a construction area.
  7. Never walk, ride or play on or near railroad tracks.
  8. Always stand behind the textured warning strips on rail platforms.
  9. Be careful when driving or turning across train tracks.
  10. Never try to beat a train through a crossing.
  11. Remember: Safety begins with you. Talk to your family.

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