Pavement repairs slated for today at Hillside and Coulter

AMARILLO, TX - Motorists can expect traffic delays due to construction at the intersection of Hillside and Coulter on Thursday, November 19th.

The pavement in the northbound lanes of the intersection has deteriorated, causing numerous cracks and potholes to form. In order to make the necessary repairs to the asphalt, traffic in all four directions will be detoured between 8:00 am and 5:30 pm.

The City of Amarillo Street Department encourages all motorists to avoid this intersection, if possible, during the day.

For drivers needing to travel to Hillside and Coulter, detours will be places to direct traffic around the work zone in the following manner:

- Northbound traffic on Coulter will be detoured east on Hillside.

- Westbound traffic on Hillside will be detoured north on Coulter.

- Eastbound traffic on Hillside will be detoured south on Coulter.

- Southbound traffic on Coulter will be permitted to travel south on Coulter, but will not be allowed to turn eat onto Hillside.

The city asks drivers to be careful driving through the work area, and thanks motorists for their patience while repairs are made.