Eye On Traffic: March 3-9
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DALLAS COUNTY – Julie Fisk/NewsRadio 1080 KRLD
The Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge opening celebrations are happening all weekend, so expect delays on 35 and 30 around the bridge.
Radiohead is playing at the American Airlines Center on Monday night and that show is sold out. Traffic around the AAC that night will be pretty hectic.
Also, the Dallas Mavs are playing the Utah Jazz at the American Airlines Center on Saturday night, and they’re back on Tuesday to play the Knicks. Expect delays on the surrounding roads around game time.
Various lanes will be closed on Woodall Rogers East and Westbound from 9pm to 6 am nightly for work on the deck park. The Woodall Rogers Westbound exit ramp to St. Paul will also be closed daily and the ramp from Maple Routh to Westbound Woodall Rogers will be closed at night.
The right lane of the 75SB Frontage Road around Galatyn Parkway will be closed until March 12 for re-striping.
Some lanes of 75 North & Southbound between El Dorado Parkway and White Avenue will be closed Friday and Saturday nights, from 9 pm to 6 am the following day.
TARRANT & DENTON COUNTY – Teresa Frosini/CBS 11 News
It’s going to be a very busy weekend for road closures around DFW Airport and in the Mid Cities.
DFW CONNECTOR: Westbound Hwy. 114 will be closed at Texan Trail beginning 8 pm Friday through 6 am Monday.
NORTH TARRANT COUNTY EXPRESSWAY: The off-ramp from westbound SH 121/183 to Bedford Rd. will be closing Sunday, March 4 until early 2013. Westbound travelers will be redirected to the previous exit at Central Dr. Eastbound travelers will not be affected.