Where:

Washington Avenue Christian Church
3800 S Washington Street
Amarillo, TX 79110 (Map)

When:

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
6 p.m.

Purpose:

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Amarillo District in conjunction with the Amarillo Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) will conduct a public open house for the proposed I-27 Operational Improvements. The project limits are from 45th Street to I40 in Potter and Randall Counties, Texas. The open house will convene with a short presentation from TxDOT at 6 p.m. Exhibit review, comments, and questions will be welcome after the presentation concludes. TxDOT personnel will be onsite to answer questions regarding the project. Comments must be received by Wednesday, July 3, 2019, to be part of the record.

Description:

The proposed project consists of adding operational improvements along I-27, including auxiliary lanes, intersection improvements, ramp reconfigurations, and the reconstruction of grade separations over intersecting cross streets. The proposed project will also provide bike and pedestrian accommodations. The open house will provide exhibits which include the proposed location, general proposed right-of-way (ROW) footprint, interchange improvements, and the interim build configuration. The final determination of the ROW needed or residential/business relocation requirements will not be known until the schematic is refined. 

Special Accommodations:

TxDOT makes every reasonable effort to accommodate the needs of the public. The meeting will be in English, if you have a special communication accommodation or need for an interpreter, a request can be made. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can also be made to accommodate most needs. Please call 806-356-3380 at least two working days prior to the meeting. Please be aware that advance notice is requested as some accommodations may require time for TxDOT to arrange.

Memorandum of Understanding:

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.

Contact:

TxDOT Amarillo District
5715 Canyon Drive
Amarillo, TX 79110

(806) 356-3200

Email

Updated June 24, 2019