June is finally over and July is here but the construction all over El Paso is in full swing to get us to the finish line! Find out what major closures will be affecting your commute this week. Doesn’t matter when you’re traveling through the west side of El Paso, it looks like congestion is going to be an issue. Even the east side isn’t immune to traffic and headaches. With road closures, lane closures and more, El Paso traffic is getting worse before it gets any better. There will be some major freeway and road closures happening this week so make sure you are aware so you don’t get caught stuck in traffic.

US 85 (Paisano)

Mon, July 8 & Tues, July 9 (9 pm-5 am nightly)

  • Complete nightly westbound closure from Executive to Spur 1966

Tues, July 9 & Wed, July 10 (9 pm-5 am nightly)

  • Eastbound and westbound closure from Spur 1966 to San Francisco

Executive Center Boulevard

Mon, July 8 & Tues July 9 (9 pm-5 am NIGHTLY)

  • Westbound and eastbound from Paisano to I-10 CLOSED

Saturday, July 13- Sunday, July 14 (9 PM-5 AM)

  • Westbound and eastbound from Paisano to I-10 CLOSED

McNutt

Tues, July 9-Sat July, 13 (9 PM-5 AM NIGHTLY)

  • Doniphan to Brickland COMPLETELY CLOSED
  • Sunland Park flyover CLOSED

Doniphan

Sat, July 13- Sun, July 14 (9PM-5AM)

  • Paisano to Racetrack COMPLETELY CLOSED

Sunland Park
Mon, July 8 (9PM-6AM)

  • Sunland Park Drive – in the direction traveling northbound, toward the mountain – will close completely at the I-10 overpass.
  • Eastbound Paisano Drive will close at Sunland Park Drive for a short distance of approximately 300 feet. Crockett Street access to eastbound Paisano Drive (US 85) will be open.
  • Vehicles exiting at Sunland Park from I-10 East will have to turn right on Sunland Park Drive or left onto the eastbound-to-westbound turnaround bridge. No vehicles will be allowed to go straight through the signalized intersection at Sunland Park Drive.
  • Vehicles exiting at Sunland Park from I-10 West will have to turn right on Sunland Park Drive or left onto the westbound-to-eastbound turnaround bridge. No vehicles will be allowed to go straight through the signalized intersection at Sunland Park Drive.

North Mesa
Mon, July 8 & Tues, July 9 (9PM-6AM NIGHTLY)

  • North Mesa Street COMPLETELY CLOSED at I-10 overpass.
  • Both turnaround lanes at the I-10/ North Mesa Street interchange CLOSED
  • All motorists exiting I-10 at North Mesa (exit 11) will be forced to turn right onto North Mesa Street (SH 20). No exiting vehicles will be allowed to pass straight through the signalized intersection at North Mesa Street (SH 20).

I-10 East at Mesa
Mon, July 8 (9PM-6AM)

  • I-10 East will be reduced to one lane between the North Mesa overpass and the Executive Center overpass.
  • The North Mesa entrance ramp to I-10 East CLOSED

US 85 East
Mon, July 8 & Tues, July 9 (9PM-6AM NIGHTLY)

  • US 85 East CLOSED at all access points: Sunland Park Drive and the Sunland Park Drive flyover ramp.
  • Paisano Drive (US 85) frontage road – in front of the auto dealerships CLOSED

North Desert
Mon, July 8 - Thurs, July 11 (9PM-6AM NIGHTLY)

  • North Desert Boulevard CLOSED between North Mesa Street and Thorn Avenue.
  • The North Mesa entrance ramp to I-10 West CLOSED
  • The east to west turnaround lane at the I-10/North Mesa interchange CLOSED

I-10 West at Executive
Tues, July 9 (9PM-6AM)

  • I-10 West will be reduced to one lane between the Executive Center overpass and the North Mesa overpass.
  • The Sunland Park exit ramp from I-10 West CLOSED
  • The Sunland Park entrance ramp to the main lanes of I-10 East CLOSED

Sunland Park
Tues, July 9 (9PM-6AM)

  • Sunland Park Drive – in the direction traveling southbound, toward the railroad tracks – COMPLETELY CLOSED between the mall signalized intersection and Paisano Drive.
  • Vehicles exiting at Sunland Park from the eastbound CD lanes will be forced to turn right on Sunland Park Drive or turn left on the turnaround bridge. No vehicles will be allowed to go straight through the signalized intersection at Sunland Park Drive.
  • Vehicles exiting at Sunland Park from I-10 West will be forced to turn right on Sunland Park Drive. No vehicles will be allowed to go straight through the signalized intersection at Sunland Park Drive.

I-10 East at Mesa
Wed, July 10 (9PM-6AM)

  • I-10 East will be reduced to one lane between the North Mesa overpass and the Executive Center overpass.
  • The North Mesa entrance ramp to I-10 East CLOSED

I-10 West at Executive
Wed, July 11 (9PM-6AM)

  • I-10 West will be reduced to one lane between the Executive Center overpass and the North Mesa overpass.
  • The Sunland Park exit ramp from I-10 West CLOSED
  • The Sunland Park entrance ramp to the main lanes of I-10 East CLOSED

Spall Repair Project

Sun, July 7 - Thurs, July 11 (9PM-5AM)

  • Two right lanes IH-10 westbound at Viscount overpass CLOSED
  • McRae on-ramp westbound CLOSED
  • Hawkins off-ramp westbound CLOSED

Mesa Park Interchange Project

Thurs, July 11 (9PM-6AM)

  • I-10 westbound at Schuster COMPLETELY CLOSED

Wed, July 17 & Thurs, July 18 (9PM-6AM)

  • I-10 westbound at Schuster COMPLETELY CLOSED

I-10 CONNECT PROJECT CLOSURES

Mon, July 8, - Thurs, July 13 (9PM-5AM NIGHTLY)

  • Eastbound I-10 CLOSED to all traffic at US 54.

Mon, July 8 -Thurs, July 13 (9PM-5AM)

  • Ramp F which connects westbound Interstate 10 to Juárez CLOSED
  • Gateway Boulevard East CLOSED to all traffic at Lincoln Center.

Mon, July 8, -Thurs, July 13 (7PM-6AM)

  • US 62 (Paisano Drive) CLOSED to all traffic between Gateway Boulevard North and Gateway Boulevard South.
  • Gateway Boulevard North CLOSED to all traffic between US 62 (Paisano Drive) and SH 20 (Alameda Avenue)

Please follow the detour signs in place on all projects. All work is dependent upon weather conditions. Please follow the detour signs in place on all projects. All work is dependent upon weather conditions. Find out more information at the Texas Department of Transportation website. You can also follow the Go 10 Project on their website.