Weather permitting, CR 177 at U.S. 281 in Erath County will be closed daily 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.starting Monday to Thursday, March 23, for culvert and pavement overlay work.

Message boards are posted advising of the closures, and the detour will be signed. Alternate routes are encouraged.

Safety is a top priority at TxDOT, and the foundation for the agency’s planning, building and maintaining of projects across the state.  When driving through a work zone, some simple steps to take are: slow down, pay attention, avoid distractions such as cell phones, be patient and plan ahead. You can see all Texas road conditions by visiting:www.drivetexas.org.

TxDOT appreciates the patience of motorists, and encourages attention to all warning signs within the construction work zone while crews work diligently to complete this work as quickly and as safely as possible.