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Mt. Vernon Eastbound I-30 Traffic to be Detoured Sunday

Jul 30, 2019
I-30 Eastbound Traffic to be Detoured Sunday Near Mt. Vernon
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On Sunday, August 4, Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) crews will be replacing a message board on an overhead sign bridge on I-30 eastbound near the Franklin and Titus County Line. This will require the main traffic lanes on I-30 eastbound to be closed between 7 a.m. and noon, or until work is completed.

Bayside development plan
Bayside Land Partners

 

Officials in the city of Rowlett say construction on a sprawling mixed-use development project along the shores of Lake Ray Hubbard will begin in March. 

I-30 Eastbound Traffic to be Detoured Sunday Near Mt. Vernon
KETR / KETR

Interstate 30 between Rockwall and Greenville will be in a state of transition more or less indefinitely, although not continuously. The highway is being widened to improve carrying capacity and safety.

I-30 bridge
myrockwallnews.com

Commerce Chamber of Commerce manager Paul Voss is presenting the transportation concerns of the county to state legislative leaders in Austin as part of "Hunt County Days" March 3-4.  Leaders from the county will travel to the state capital to meet with legislators and others.  Voss says one particular concern is the growing traffic on Interstate 30.

The makeover of Interstate 30 from Rockwall to Greenville has likely only begun.
NCTCOG

Interstate 30 from Dallas into Northeast Texas is changing – and even more changes are coming. In the first of three installments, KETR’s Mark Haslett speaks with North Central Texas Council of Governments Transportation Director Michael Morris.

Blacklands Corridor study area expanded

Oct 24, 2013
NCTCOG

A study to determine the future transportation needs of the Blacklands Corridor is being expanded to include a lot more of the blacklands.

A public meeting has been scheduled next month to update the proposal, which now encompasses everything between Interstate 30 and U.S. Highway 380 between Greenville and Garland.

The Regional Transportation Council of the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) has announced the expanded study area is approximately 35 miles long and 440 square miles and takes in a portion of the President George Bush Turnpike.

Former Motel to be Torn Down

Dec 31, 2012
Troy Bradford Instant Photos / Troy Bradford Instant Photos

GREENVILLE — The days of driving along Interstate 30 through Greenville and seeing the sign advertising the former Dream Lodge Motel may be numbered.

Greenville City Council to Decide on I-30 Zoning

Nov 26, 2012
An 18-wheeler fire resulted in the closure of westbound I-30 and the South Broadway Street overpass in Sulphur Springs on May 2.
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The Greenville City Council intends to take a vote Tuesday on whether to formally create the overlay zoning district which has been proposed for the Interstate 30 corridor. The vote is scheduled during Tuesday’s regular council agenda, starting at 6 p.m. in the Municipal Building.