Road Closure at SH 80: TxDOT has closed access to Old Bastrop Highway (CR 266) south of SH 80 to accommodate work at the SH 80 and Old Bastrop Highway (CR 266) intersection. Travelers attempting to access destinations on Old Bastrop Highway (CR 266) south of SH 80 in this area will utilize portions of eastbound SH 80 and Old Martindale Road.
The closure will be in place until work at the intersection is completed, currently estimated to be late January. Travelers should allow for additional time to navigate the detour route during this time period. Proper detour signage will be placed along the detour route to help travelers navigate the route. Additionally, eastbound and westbound traffic is reduced from 2 lanes in each direction to a single lane in each direction with a continuous left turn lane and traffic has shifted to the newly widened north side of SH 80 during widening on the south side of the roadway.
For any questions regarding the road closure or detour, please contact the TxDOT South Travis Area Office at (512) 282-2113.