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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Lazy Ridge Drive to be closed Nov. 27, 29 and 30

Closures are for ongoing project for installation of natural gas line

KILLEEN, Texas (Nov. 24, 2021) – The City of Killeen’s Department of Public Works’ Engineering Division will be closing Lazy Ridge Drive from Westlcliff Road to Whitmire Drive on Saturday, Nov. 27, Monday, Nov. 29 and Tuesday, Nov. 30, including overnights. The work will be completed, as weather permits.

This closure is part of an ongoing project to install a 20-inch natural gas main in northeast Killeen and is expected to be completed in January 2022. This will affect nearly two dozen roads in that area from Polk street to WS Young Drive.

There will be a series of traffic control devices in place to guide motor vehicles around the work zone and closure. Motorists are asked to use caution and obey the traffic control devices.

As a reminder, in addition to the Lazy Ridge closure, the following roads are also scheduled for upcoming closures:

  • Dickens Drive, from Westcliff Drive to Winchester Drive, Saturday, Nov. 27, Monday, Nov. 29 and Tuesday, Nov. 30 including overnights
  • Sherman Drive, from Willowbend Drive to Shoemaker Drive, Saturday, Nov. 27, Monday, Nov. 29 and Tuesday, Nov. 30 including overnights
  • Jerome Drive, from Westcliff Road to Ridglea Court, Saturday, Nov. 27, Monday, Nov. 29 and Tuesday, Nov. 30 including overnights
  • Marlin Drive, from Remington Drive to Winchester Drive, Monday, Nov. 29 through Wednesday, Dec. 1, including overnights

If you wish to make inquiries, please contact the Engineering office at (254) 616-3172 or email The City of Killeen apologizes for any inconvenience as a result of this work and appreciates your cooperation.


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