SHORT TERM TRAFFIC IMPACTS
71 Toll Scheduled for Opening on Feb. 28, Major Project Milestone Met
UPDATED: Various Nighttime Lane Closures of Both East and Westbound SH 71 near Austin Airport
Various nighttime lane closures of both east and westbound SH 71 from U.S. 183 to Ross Road are scheduled for the following days:
- Eastbound SH 71: Double lane closures of eastbound SH 71 on Monday, May 22 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
- Westbound SH 71: Double lane closures of westbound SH 71 on Tuesday, May 23 through Thursday, May 25 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Access to 71 Toll and eastbound SH 71 to northbound SH 130 direct connector will be maintained at all times. View maps:
Paving Work to Begin on SH 71 near Austin-Bergstrom Airport
Construction crews will begin prepping for the re-paving of SH 71 between Presidential Boulevard and SH 130 near Onion Creek in the coming weeks.
Due to this work, various nighttime lane closures on SH 71, 71 Toll, and FM 973 will begin this weekend and last approximately two months. Closures will occur during off-peak hours.
Additional details will be provided based on the nightly traffic control configuration. Access will be maintained at all times.
LONG TERM TRAFFIC IMPACTS
GENERAL CONSTRUCTION ADVISORIES