Where: Bear Branch Junior High
31310 FM 2978
Magnolia, TX 77353-0606
When: Thursday, July 30, 2015
Open House: 5:30 p.m.
Public Hearing: 6:30 p.m.
   
Purpose: The purpose of the hearing is to present the proposed plan for the widening of FM 2978 from Conroe-Hufsmith Road to FM 1488 in Montgomery County.
   
Description: The proposed project consists of the following:
  • Widen FM 2978 to four 11-foot travel lanes divided by a 16-foot-wide center turn lane
  • Add five-foot outside shoulders to accommodate bicycles
  • Add a four-foot sidewalk in various locations on the east side of FM 2978
  • Widen Dry Creek bridge
No displacements are anticipated; 17.09 acres of new right of way is required for detention ponds.

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 Houston District
P.O. Box 1386
Houston, TX 77251-1386

(713) 802-5072
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