Traffic Alert: Nighttime Westbound I-30 Main Lane Closures Near 161 Planned This Week
By Office of Communication
Posted on July 05, 2018, July 05, 2018


New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project and the SH 360 Widening Project. New aerial photos of the projects are available on the Keep 30360 Moving website.

New or updated items are indicated in bold.

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Weekly Lane Closure Look Ahead

Closures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. Below are anticipated traffic impacts for the coming weeks.

I-30 Ramps

  • Westbound I-30 Main Lanes
    • Nightly, July 6-9, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.: Alternate lanes of westbound I-30 main lanes between SH 161 and Baird Farm Road will be closed for a traffic switch.
  • Westbound I-30 Entrance Ramp from Six Flags Dr
    • Nightly, July 6-9, 8 p.m.-.7 a.m. The westbound I-30 entrance ramp from Six Flags Drive will be closed for a traffic switch.
  • Westbound I-30 Exit Ramp to Ballpark Way
    • Anticipated July 7, 2018: The I-30 westbound exit to Ballpark Way will be moved further east, closer to SH 360, and traffic will now approach the Ballpark Way intersection from the east side of the roadway. The existing loop ramp will be reconstructed.

I-30 HOV Lanes Between Great Southwest Parkway and Cooper Street

  • Westbound I-30 HOV lane west of SH 161
    • Through fall 2020, the westbound HOV lane west of SH 161 will be closed. TEXpress lane traffic will be directed into the I-30 westbound general main lanes west of SH 161.
  • Eastbound I-30 HOV lane between Center St and Duncan Perry Rd
    • Through fall 2020, the eastbound HOV lane access near Center St and lane through Tarrant County will be closed. TEXpress lane traffic will enter at SH 161.

SH 360 Frontage Road

  • SH 360 Southbound Frontage Road between Brown Boulevard/Ave K and Johnson Creek
    • Through fall 2018: the SH 360 southbound frontage road between Brown Boulevard/Ave J and Johnson Creek is reduced to one lane for underground utility and roadway construction.

Local Streets

  • Ballpark Way
    • Daily July 7-8, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.: The two right outside lanes of northbound and southbound Ballpark Way between Convention Center Drive and Lamar Boulevard will be closed for removing and installing a barrier.
    • Through Summer 2018: The right, outside lane of northbound Ballpark Way between I-30 and Brinker Court will be closed for installation of new westbound I-30 frontage road.
  • Lamar Blvd/Ave H
    • Through Summer 2018, westbound and eastbound Lamar Blvd/Ave H are reduced to one lane approaching SH 360 for construction of new southbound frontage road intersection.
  • Ave F
    • Through Fall 2018, eastbound and westbound Ave F traffic will be reduced to one lane each direction and shifted to the south side of Ave F for reconstruction of Ave F.
  • Ave G
    • Through Fall 2018, the 800 block of Ave G is limited to westbound traffic movement.

Copeland Road

  • Continuously, eastbound Copeland Road between Ballpark Way and Six Flags Drive is reduced to one lane for general construction.
  • PERMANENT: Beginning January 22: Eastbound Copeland Road at Six Flags intersection will be limited to right turn only onto southbound Six Flags Drive.
  • PERMANENT: Copeland Road between Six Flags Drive and the SH 360 southbound frontage road is closed.
  • PERMANENT: Westbound Copeland Road from Six Flags to just east of Ballpark Way is permanently closed. Only eastbound Copeland Road traffic is allowed between Ballpark Way and Six Flags Drive.

To stay up-to-date on the Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project, visit

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