Lorena, TX — Both the northbound and southbound I-35 mainlanes at the southern FM 2837/Rosenthal Rd. bridge (EAST FM 2837) in Lorena will be closed on Tuesday, December 3rd.
The newly-constructed southern FM 2837/Rosenthal Rd. bridge will also be closed to traffic.
The closure is planned to begin at 7PM and end no later than 7AM.
The closure is necessary to allow demolition of the old bridge.
To ensure the safety of motorists, traffic cannot be allowed through the area while this work is being completed.
Northbound traffic will detour to the northbound frontage road at Exit 322. Traffic will re-enter I-35 just north of FM 2837. Frontage-road traffic will operate in one direction: northbound. Detour signs will be in place.
Southbound traffic will detour to the southbound frontage road at Exit 322 and re-enter I-35 just south of FM 2837. Frontage-road traffic will operate in one direction: southbound. The northbound lane of the west frontage road will be closed at Bethany, and detour signs will be in place.