Open House - Proposed Reconstruction of Portion of US 180 in Stephens County


Where: Texas State Technical College Technology Building Room 129
307 N. Breckenridge Ave.
Breckenridge, TX 76424
When: Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

   
Purpose: The Texas Department of Transportation is hosting an open house on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, for the proposed rehabilitation of US 180 from Gonzales Creek in Breckenridge to SH 67 east of the city. This proposed project will reconstruct the roadway, add a center turning lane the full length of the 2.3-mile project, and will add new curbs, gutters and sidewalks from Gonzales Creek to 500 feet east of Melrose Ave (County Road 239). Staff will display schematics of the project, explain the project development process, answer questions and gather local citizen input.
   
Description: Improvements would include:
  • Four 12-foot travel lanes, a 14-foot center turning lane, shoulder varying in width from 3.5 feet to 5 feet, with new curbs and gutters for a portion of the length of the project
  • 5-foot sidewalks and ADA curb ramps to accommodate pedestrians, from Gonzales Creek to 500 feet east of Melrose Ave. (CR 239)
  • New center turning lane from Graham Street to SH 67
This open house will be held in a come and go format. All interested citizens are invited to come visit with staff regarding the project.
Comments are encouraged during the open house. Written comments may also be mailed to the following address:

TxDOT Brownwood District
2495 US 183 N.
Brownwood, TX 76802

Persons who plan to attend the open house and have special communication or accommodation needs are encouraged to call Jason Scantling at (325) 643-0415 at least five business days prior to the event to request assistance.

Si desea informacion en Espanol, puede llamar al (325) 643-0415.

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.
   
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Contact: TxDOT Brownwood District
Public Information Office

(325) 643-0431
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