PARIS — The Texas Department of Transportation, Paris District, of which Hopkins County is a part, announced road work and repairs for the week of Sept. 14 for the county.
These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues, TxDOT said. Motorists may encounter lane closures and short traffic delays around the following:
- Work on State Highway 11 from State Highway 19 to White Oak Creek will involve the installation of guard fencing and performance of striping operations.
- On SH 19 from Loop 301 to the Delta County line, crews will perform work on cross drainage structures.
- Along Interstate 30 through Hopkins and Franklin counties from the Titus County line to the Hunt County line, crews will upgrade metal beam guard fences. Also on I30 from the Hunt County Line to Loop 301, crews will perform concrete pavement repairs.
Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as cell phones, eating, drinking, or car audio or navigation systems.
For questions, contact the Sulphur Springs Area Office at 903-885-9514 or Hopkins County Maintenance at 903-885-4031.