BROWNSVILLE, Texas – The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) announces temporary closures of two northbound lanes on Interstate Highway 77/83 (US77/83) from Stillman Road to Merryman Road on Thursday, June 14, 2018, from midnight to approximately 6 a.m.

These closures are part of an ongoing effort by BPUB to improve the city’s safety and infrastructure. The expressway lighting repairs will improve visibility and safety for drivers. Through traffic in the area will merge to a single lane.

All construction dates and times are approximate, and the end date and time may vary due to the nature of weather, soil conditions and job provisions.

BPUB, Texas Department of Transportation and City of Brownsville departments have coordinated on this effort to make it a safe and efficient operation. BPUB apologizes for any inconveniences the closure may cause.

To learn more about road closures, please visit If customers have any questions or concerns, they should call (956) 983-6100.