As a foundation for the development of I-69 in Texas, the I-69
Advisory and Segment Committees all
using existing highways. Today, there are freeway sections along the I-69
Texas system that may already approach interstate quality. Under the
direction of the I-69 Citizen Committees, TxDOT is evaluating highways along
the planned route and working with the Federal Highway Administration and
other partners to have suitable sections receive the interstate designation.
By the end of 2013, there should be close to 200 miles of I-69 Texas.
Over $600 million is currently dedicated to the development of I-69 Texas
I-69 Funded Projects map details funding for studies, design and
construction. As additional funding becomes available, existing highways
will be improved in a series of small, local-level projects. Piece by piece,
these improvements will connect with other interstate-designated sections to
extend I-69 across the state.