LAKE DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Drivers in Denton County may soon hit a roadblock during their daily commute. There is already a ton of road construction along Interstate-35E, north of the Sam Rayburn Tollway, through Lewisville and heading into Lake Dallas.
Now, even more orange barrels and barricades will be out on the road.READ MORE: Appeals Court Ruling Keeps Abortion Ban In Place In Texas
That is because the ramp onto northbound Interstate-35E from South Lake Dallas Drive will be shutting down at 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday night. The closure is expected to last for about two months.READ MORE: Amtrak Train From Fort Worth Crashes In Oklahoma, Four Hurt
Thankfully, the alternate route is easy — just keep traveling straight along the service road until you reach Swisher Road.MORE NEWS: Critical Race Theory Law Could Be Behind Latest Southlake Racism Controversy
This is all a part of the 35Express Project, which is a $1.4 billion expansion of the roadway between Interstate-635 in Dallas to Highway 380 in Denton County. Check the traffic map to see how the construction is impacting drivers, and to seek out some alternate routes.