Working 9 to 5? US 281 expansion ready in 2021Working 9 to 5? US 281 expansion ready in 2021https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=168522017-06-20T05:00:00Z2017-06-20T21:45:00Z

​​​SAN ANTONIO – A multimillion dollar expansion project on US 281 is scheduled to begin on July 17, 2017, and will expand the highway to a six-lane expressway.

The road U.S. 281 in San Antonio will begine to expand in July this year to a 6 lane road each side. The $192 million expansion project is expected to finish in 2021 and will have three express lanes in each direction.

TxDot says their goal is to keep the same number of traffic lanes that are open now during construction but closures are planned.

Lane closures for planned work activities are limited to overnight hours (9 p.m. until 5 a.m.) Monday until Thursday.

Occasional weekend-long closures for major work items are planned from 3 a.m. Saturdays until 5 a.m. Mondays.

News 4 San Antonio
San Antonio-New Braunfels
Infrastructure & Transportation
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