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Page last updated or reviewed: Last updated June 4, 2017
The first phase of construction of the expansion of SH 183 through Irving was underway in 2015.
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This is the new westbound bridge over the Trinity River. (Photo date: March 26, 2016)
This is on the west side of the levee at the Trinity River crossing, showing the structure for the new westbound main lanes. (Photo date: March 26, 2016)
High resolution This looks westbound at Regency Street, just west of the Trinity River. (Photo date: March 26, 2016)
High resolution This view looks northbound along Loop 12 from the SH 183 overpass. The piers on the left are for the toll/HOV lane connections. At the time of this photo, traffic connection from northbound Loop 12 to westbound SH 183 was using a detour on the Texas Plaza bridge in the distance. (Photo date: March 26, 2016)
High resolution This view looks north along Loop 12 from the Texas Plaza overpass, showing a large straddle bent for the HOV/toll lane connection. (Photo date: March 26, 2016)
This view looking south along Loop 12 from the Texas Plaza overpass shows piers for the HOV/toll connection ramp. SH 183 is in the distance. (Photo date: March 26, 2016)
Looking south, on the northwest side of the interchange. (Photo date: July 3, 2016)
High resolution The Stars and Stripes on display for the July 4 weekend, looking west. (Photo date: July 3, 2016)
High resolution (Photo date: July 3, 2016)
High resolution Looking north along Loop 12 (Photo date: July 3, 2016)
In April 2017 the straddle bent over the Loop 12 lanes was mostly complete (Photo date: April 8, 2017)
Substantial progress on the ramps in April 2017 (Photo date: April 8, 2017)
High resolution Looking southwest (Photo date: April 8, 2017)
Driving westbound on SH 183 at Loop 12 (Photo date: July 2, 2017)
Driving westbound on SH 183 near O'Connor. The freeway is being expanded on both sides of the existing freeway at this location. (Photo date: July 2, 2017)
Looking east toward Loop 12, just west of Loop 12. This will be the future westbound main lanes. (Photo date: July 2, 2017)
Looking west near Carl Road. At the time of this photo, these lanes were nearly ready for a traffic shift for the westbound lanes from the original pavement to the new pavement. (Photo date: July 2, 2017)
Loo0king east between O'Conner and Carl Road. The overpass over the railroad is ahead. (Photo date: July 2, 2017)
Looking east near MacArthur, with the original lanes on the right and expansion under construction on the left. (Photo date: July 2, 2017)