Texas Department of Transportation in Atlanta, Texas said that FM 785 will be closed to traffic for several hours as CenterPoint Energy works on the gas lines in the area. Marcus Sandifer with TxDOT in Atlanta, Texas said that work is being done today from 10 a.m. until the work is complete on Park Street between Hiram and Baker.
Motorists who normally travel FM 785 (Park Street) in Atlanta will need to find an alternate route today.
Traffic detoured on Park Street in Atlanta
Traffic will officially be detoured through downtown Atlanta on FM 249 (Main Street) and FM 251 (Williams and Holly Street). Motorists may also use local routes they find more convenient.
The work may take several hours to complete, extending into the evening. The construction schedule and road closure can change due to inclement weather or other unforeseen problems, TxDOT said.
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