Years of planning by engineers and environmental scientists are at work before constructing roads. TxDOT considers how projects might affect the natural and cultural environment. This page explains more about the transportation decision-making process and how you can get involved.

Tools for Getting Involved

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Stories in Environmental Stewardship

In addition to TxDOT’s Beyond The Road stories of environmental excellence, below are some case studies showing how community input and public participation can guide transportation decisions.

Project Information