Lane closures cause ongoing backups on Causeway


March 26, 2011 7:40:07 PM PDT
If you were heading in or out of Galveston Saturday night, you noticed some major backups on the Causeway. Officials said heavy traffic is expected to remain through the weekend. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, two lanes of the Causeway are closed in preparation for road work to be done on the railroad bridge underneath.

The closures are expected to last until 7pm Sunday.

You can always check the traffic page on before you head out the door for traffic alerts in your area.