Construction Redirects Various Locations Around Square; Confusion Abounds

September 16, 2020 - The intersection of San Augustine and Shelbyville Streets in Center has now been blocked by construction crews working on the Center square.

In addition, Logansport Street is closed at the intersection of Porter Street toward the square. Tenaha Street is also closed at the intersection of Church Street leading to Nacogdoches Street.

Nacogdoches Street remains closed to through traffic in front of East Texas Awards and Engraving. The other side in front of Primp Salon leading to Nacogdoches and Austin Streets is open.

Many driver’s approaching the intersection from all directions are confused and having to redirect due to the unexpected closures.

Travelers should consider alternate routes when possible and use caution

On another note, the intersection of Nacogdoches and Austin Streets is once again open to the flow of traffic.