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Page last updated or reviewed: Feb 4, 2018 (update captions)
In November 2016 a new lane in each direction was added between US 75 (Central Expressway) and the Dallas North Tollway. A new lane in each direction between the Dallas North Tollway and IH 35E is scheduled for opening in 2019.
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Entering the main lanes going westbound, just east of Highway 78 (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
The Highway 78 overpass is ahead (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
This short section of freeway was built by TxDOT in the late 1990s, so it is toll free. The tollway starts after this exit. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
Approaching the first toll plaza. There will be 3 more on this trip. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2015 Photo status: Partially obsolete The cash lanes for paying tolls were closed when the NTTA system became all electronic.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
Approaching US 75 Central Expressway (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
Bush Turnpike is the top level of the interchange, and this is the upgrade. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
On the downgrade. Richardson is on the left (south), Plano is on the right (north). (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
Coit road is just ahead. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
The second toll plaza, just west of Coit (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2015 Photo status: Partially obsolete The cash lanes for paying tolls were closed when the NTTA system became all electronic.
West of the toll plaza (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
At Preston (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
Approaching the Dallas North Tollway interchange (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction was added in the median in November 2016.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
Now we are in Carrollton. The highway pavement becomes asphalt. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
Toll Plaza #3 (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2015 Photo status: Partially obsolete The cash lanes for paying tolls were closed when the NTTA system became all electronic.
Approaching Trinity Mills/Kelly Road (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
At Josey (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
I-35E is one mile ahead (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2018 Photo status: Modified An additional lane in each direction is being added, scheduled for 2019 opening.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
Approaching the I-35 interchange (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
This section of the turnpike opened on September 9, 2005. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
Toll plaza #4 (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
2015 Photo status: Partially obsolete The cash lanes for paying tolls were closed when the NTTA system became all electronic.
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
(Photo date: 28-April-2007)
The Interstate 635 interchange is just ahead. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)
At the I-635 interchange. (Photo date: 28-April-2007)