Silver Line Construction Alert: Hillcrest Road and McCallum Boulevard Closures

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Posted on Oct 4, 2021 by DART Construction Alerts

Construction of the Silver Line Regional Rail Project progresses at numerous points along the Silver Line corridor. DART has posted the latest 4-week and 90-day construction schedules on the Silver Line web page. As specific activities are scheduled along the corridor, additional notifications will be issued to the communities affected.

Utility line relocation along Hillcrest and McCallum

Archer Western Herzog (AWH), the design-build contractor for the DART Silver Line Regional Rail Project, will resume field construction activities throughout the Silver Line corridor with lane closures and detours along McCallum Boulevard and Hillcrest Road.

This work will consist of franchise utility line relocation. The lane closures are scheduled to start July 27, 2021. Construction activity will be conducted within the construction limits set by City of Dallas permit. There will be no access to private property, unless coordinated with the property owner(s) in advance.

Activity will be conducted mainly along:

  • Hillcrest Road between McKamy Boulevard and Crestland Avenue
  • McCallum Boulevard between Stanworth Drive and Meandering Way

Workers and construction equipment will be moving on and off public grade crossings. The nature of the field work being performed includes:

  • Concrete saw cutting
  • Roadway demolition
  • Temporary paving
  • Temporary traffic signals at Hillcrest and McCallum and Hillcrest and McKamy
  • Temporary illumination
  • Grading
  • Installing construction access off roadways
  • Long-term/ temporary lane closures
  • Trucking haul-off of material spoils and debris
  • Utilities (including underground utilities)

Construction will take place during the daytime hours of 7 a.m.-9 p.m. weekdays and 9 a.m.-7 p.m. weekends, unless otherwise approved by the City of Dallas. This activity will involve heavy construction equipment, including but not limited to loaders, excavators, service vehicles, pickup trucks, small tools, construction dumpsters, and flat-bed trucks. Other equipment appropriate to the work required may be seen at the various sites.

A list of equipment with images can be found at: awhcottonbelt.com/community/construction-equipment.

To sign up for Silver Line construction alerts, meeting notices and other project updates, visit DART.org/SilverLine

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