Buchanan Street Closes Tuesday for Overlay Maintenance

Posted on Sep 06, 2017

Amarillo, TX – Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 12, Buchanan Street in downtown Amarillo will close between 11th and 6th avenues for profile mill and overlay operations. Northbound traffic on Buchanan Street will be detoured to Fillmore Street. Traffic exiting to downtown from westbound I-40 will be detoured to Johnson Street. These improvements to Buchanan Street and the connecting roadways are expected to be complete in three weeks.

Motorists can expect intermittent lane closures at the intersections of 7th, 9th, 10th, and 11th avenues. Drivers are asked to use extreme caution and are advised to watch for flagmen directing traffic in these intersections.

The City and its contractor would like to thank residents and motorists in advance for their patience and understanding. For more information or questions concerning this project, please call the City of Amarillo’s Capital Projects and Development Engineering department at (806) 378-9334.

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