Contact Us

Long-Needed Maintenance Finally Starting on 50th Street

Drive Slowly
Credit: Getty Images

I have told many folks over time that Lubbock’s streets are in serious need of some TLC. There are some major streets that feel more like dirt roads due to the lack of maintenance and, in some cases, plain old neglect.

But rejoice — starting today (April 17) and for the next six weeks, various lane closures will take place on 50th street between Quaker and University (A path I travel often!) as part of the renovation project.

According to Everything Lubbock:

East and westbound traffic will be restricted to one or two lanes each direction during this project. The scope of this project is to replace the existing defaulted asphalt paving with new asphalt paving.

So maybe after all this is done, the fillings in my teeth will stay in my mouth instead of bouncing out.

Now, if we could only deal with University between The Loop and 98th Street.

What are some other streets in Lubbock that need some major love? Let us know in the comment section.

Do You Remember All These Great Lubbock Places That've Closed?

Win $1,000 Cash Twice a Day in April


BONUS

5 Iconic Places in Lubbock That Closed

 

 

 

MORE

What the Dixie Chicks Fallout in Lubbock Was Really Like

 

 

 

Best of 1340 The Fan

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1340thefan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for SportsRadio 1340 The Fan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Never Miss the Latest News from SportsRadio 1340 The Fan.