FM 60 closure begins tonight, continues through spring break

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - The major FM 60 closure from Turkey Creek Road to Research Parkway will begin Friday, March 10 at 11:59 p.m.

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will be closing the road as part of the first stage of the Overpass Improvement Project for FM 60.

According to TxDOT, the entire $13.8 million project aims to rebuild the bridge and intersections into a Diverging Diamond Interchange.

The project should take about 25 months to complete.

TxDOT is encouraging drivers to avoid the area.

DETOURS:

- To access campus from the west (Snook, Caldwell) — use HSC Parkway to FM 2818 or continue on F&B Road to Wellborn Road
- To travel west from campus — utilize Wellborn Road to F&B Road or George Bush Drive
- To get to Easterwood Airport — use HSC Parkway or F&B Road and then take Turkey Creek Road into the airport