Giddings Library and Cultural Center
276 N. Orange Street
Giddings, TX 78942 (Map)


Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.


The Texas Department of Transportation will conduct a public meeting to receive comments on a proposed amendment to the FY 2019-2022 Rural Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP) for Blanco, Gillespie, Llano, Lee and Mason counties.  The proposed amendment will include Project US 290, from the Bastrop County line to Navarro Street in Lee County, that will reconstruct the existing 4-lane undivided roadway to 4-lane divided roadway in the FY 2019-2022 RTIP.  The RTIP is a mechanism used by TxDOT and FHWA to fund projects for the next four years and includes all federally funded projects. 


Proposed amendment includes the following:

  • Project US 290 from the Bastrop County line to Navarro Street in Lee County 

Special Accommodations:

TxDOT makes every reasonable effort to accommodate the needs of the public. The open house 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 (512) 832-7100 by Sept. 29, 2018. 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 December 16, 2014, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT.



TxDOT Austin District
P.O. Box 15426
Austin, TX 78761

(512) 832-7700


Posted Sept 26, 2017