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Marquez Boulevard north, southbound lanes to be resurfaced

Leo Marquez Boulevard construction work

A construction project to resurface Lt. Gen. Leo Marquez Boulevard will begin on or about March 23, 2020, at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas. The work will cause a few detours in the area where work will be going on during the three-phase project. (Contributed graphic)

SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas – Work will begin on or about March 23, 2020 on a construction project that will resurface Lt. Gen. Leo Marquez Boulevard’s north and southbound lanes.

The first phase of the three-phase project will the southbound section between Ninth and Fifth avenues. Drivers will be detoured west onto Ninth Avenue to Moates Avenue; left onto Moates Avenue to Fifth Avenue; then left onto Fifth Avenue

Scope of the work will include a new concrete surface, storm drain repair and pavement markings.

Work is expected to be complete during the summer this year, weather permitting. Drivers should expect detours and slow traffic patterns.

Call Tim Sheppard at 940-676-3202 or send an email to timothy.sheppard.ctr@us.af.mil for more information.