Oklahoma City Roadwork

Oklahoman Modified: May 3, 2010 at 8:46 am •  Published: May 3, 2010

Ongoing construction projects:

→Drivers on NW 164 will notice a slight shift in lanes between Pennsylvania Avenue and Western Avenue as they are moved to a newly constructed lane. Work will continue in the area from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday through May for a widening project. The overall project will continue through fall 2010.

→Expect various lane closures on east- and westbound State Highway 152 (Airport Road) at Meridian Avenue from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through mid-May for bridge painting.

Interstate 40 Crosstown work continues through 2012. Additional lanes, city streets affected by I-40 Crosstown construction, include:

→Santa Fe Avenue permanently closed between SW 7 and SW 9. →Eastbound I-40 narrowed slightly but remains open between Portland Avenue and I-44 through summer 2010. →Pennsylvania Avenue closed between Reno Avenue and Exchange Avenue until late 2010. Detour is Agnew Avenue.

→Robinson Avenue closed between SW 10 and SW 4 until early 2011. Detour is Shields Boulevard.

→Walker Avenue closed from SW 7 to SW 10 until early 2011. The detour route is Western Avenue.

→North- and southbound Interstate 35 will be narrowed to one lane in each direction at S 4th Street in Moore (SH 37) and on- and off-ramps at 4th will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Friday mornings for bridge work.

→SH 4 will be closed to through traffic between I-40 and SH 66 in Yukon through spring 2010 as part of a widening project. Local traffic and businesses will retain access.

→North- and southbound I-35 is narrowed to one lane between Indian Hills Road and Main Street in Norman and various ramps will be closed from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday though Friday through summer as part of an ongoing widening project.


All westbound lanes of I-244 on the north leg of Tulsa’s Inner Dispersal Loop are closed. The following lanes and ramps are closed until further notice:

→Westbound I-244 on- and off-ramps at Cincinnati/Detroit (on north leg of IDL).

→Northbound and southbound U.S. 75 off-ramps to westbound I-244.

→The southbound Tisdale Parkway off-ramp to westbound U.S. 412/U.S. 64/SH 51.

→All lanes of Elgin Avenue under the north leg of the IDL.

Project map and detour information are on the ODOT website: ttp://www.okladot.state.ok.us/newsmedia/tulsa-idl/route.php

On-going Construction Projects:

→All lanes of Pine Street are closed under the U.S. 169 junction until further notice as part of a widening project. While all ramps will remain open at this junction, drivers can use ramps at U.


To learn about other road construction projects throughout Oklahoma, go to NewsOK.com and search for "roadwork.”

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