LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The City of Lufkin Street Department has shut down a major artery in downtown Lufkin.
Beginning on Monday, July 13, 2015, Angelina Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the rest of the month.
The city will be repaving a stretch of Angelina between Denman Avenue southward to Pershing Avenue. This borders Pineywoods Community Academy, The Boys and Girls Club, and Chambers Park.
A project supervisor said they started the road re-pavement project so they will be complete before school commuting begins this fall.
The re-pavement is scheduled to be completed by July 31st.