Open House - I-35 at Riverside Drive


Where: Martin Middle School Cafeteria
1601 Haskell St.
Austin, TX 78702
When: Tuesday, July 21, 2015
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Presentation: 6 p.m.
   
Purpose: The purpose of the meeting is to improve safety and mobility on I-35.
   
Description: Proposed improvements include:
  • Modify existing mainlanes to improve sight distance
  • Add collector-distributor lanes, (also known as frontage road bypass lanes), under the Riverside Drive bridge to improve intersection traffic flow
  • Replace bridge crossings at Riverside Drive and Woodland Avenue
  • Widen I-35 bridges over Lady Bird Lake to accommodate divided travel lanes and widened shoulders
  • Provide bicycle and pedestrian facilities along the frontage roads and Riverside Drive
Comments received by Aug. 3, 2015 will be included in the official record. If you have communication or accommodation needs, call (512) 832-7001 at least three business days prior to the event.

If you are unable to attend the meeting in person but would like to learn more about the project or submit a question or comment, please visit our online virtual open house between July 21 and Aug. 3, 2015, or review the material in the "Downloads" section below.

The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by TxDOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated Dec. 16, 2014, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT.
   
Downloads:
Contact: TxDOT Public Information Officer
P.O. Box 15426
Austin, TX 78761‐5426
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