I-35E Managed Lanes - SB 1420 Committee
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I-35E Managed Lanes - SB 1420 Committee


On March 26, 2012, the IH 35E SB 1420 Committee announced their final report concerning the project. In accordance with their determinations, TxDOT is moving forward with the design-build delivery method.

SB 1420

Senate Bill 1420, 82nd Legislature, Regular Session, 2011, applies to TxDOT toll projects in which a private entity has a financial interest in the project's performance.

SB 1420 added Transportation Code, Section 228.013 requiring that the distribution of the project's financial risk, the method of financing for the project, and the tolling structure and methodology must be determined by an SB 1420 Committee consisting of a representative from each of the following groups:

  • TxDOT
  • Any local toll project entity for the area in which the project is located
  • The applicable metropolitan planning organization (MPO)
  • Each municipality or county that has provided revenue or right of way

The tables below contain information regarding the SB 1420 Committee for the I-35E Project.

Committee members

Group Name Appointment letter
TxDOT Bill Hale Bill Hale Appointment Letter
NCTCOG Michael Morris Michael Morris Appointment Letter
NTTA Elizabeth Mow Elizabeth Mow Appointment Letter
Dallas County Alberta Blair Alberta Blair Appointment Letter
Denton County John Polster John Polster Appointment Letter
City of Carrolton Matthew Marchant Matthew Marchant Appointment Letter
City of Lewisville Rudy Durham Rudy Durham Appointment Letter
City of Denton Pete Kamp Pete Kamp Appointment Letter

SB 1420 - Committee meetings