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US 287 in Ennis to be Widened
Contact: Michelle Releford
Phone: (214) 320-4485
Date: Jan. 27, 2017

ENNIS – In an ongoing effort to enhance state roadways, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved a contract to widen US 287 from two to four lanes with overpasses and four-lane frontage roads between SH 34 and I-45.

The contract was awarded to Flour Enterprises, Inc. for $63.9 million.

Construction dates will be established in upcoming meetings between TxDOT and the contractor.


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