Portions of the Cotton Belt Trail will be temporarily closed over the next 2 months for replacement of damaged concrete panels. TEXRail contractors are scheduled to begin this work on Monday, January 21, starting at Precinct Line Road and moving west. 137 panels are slated for replacement. Signs will be placed along sections of the trail to notify users of trail closures.
We apologize for any inconvenience while the during this period of maintenance and repair. This is the final phase of work to restore the trail adjacent to the new commuter rail line.
As a reminder, while walking, running and cycling in our community always stay on the paved walking and cycling trails. For your safety it is illegal to walk on the railroad tracks or take a shortcut across the tracks. Cross tracks only at the designated pedestrian or roadway crossings.