Rockwall Traffic Update: TL Townsend lane closure begins Tuesday, Aug. 16

ROCKWALL, TX (Aug. 5, 2022) Drivers need to be aware that beginning Tuesday, August 16, T.L. Townsend southbound lanes will be closed, and northbound lanes will be shifted to two-way traffic. The area affected is from 950 to 1201 T.L. Townsend Lane, where a water connection is being added for the Central Appraisal District.

The City of Rockwall has requested that the contractor work only between 9:30 a.m-3:00 p.m. to limit disturbance of Utley Middle School traffic during school drop-off and pick-up. There will be no lane closures or traffic shifts before or after school starts at Utley. Message boards alerting drivers of the traffic shift will be up starting Monday, August 8. The work is expected to take two weeks to complete.