FARMERSVILLE (Dec. 1, 2014) — Weather permitting, beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5 through Monday Dec. 8, or until completed, all lanes of U.S. 380 in Farmersville will be closed just west of Main Street for the demolition of the Kansas City Southern Railroad bridge located over U.S. 380.

Eastbound traffic will turn north on Hamilton Street and travel north to Farmersville Parkway, then go east on Farmersville Parkway to Main Street, then south on Main Street to U.S. 380. Westbound traffic will go north on Main Street, west on Farmersville Parkway to SH 78, then south back to U.S. 380.

Local police will assist with traffic control. Signs, arrow boards and portable changeable message boards will be placed along the route to guide traffic.

Motorists should expect delays and are encouraged to use an alternate route.

 

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