|Where:||Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Group Dining Hall
(Walnut Ridge Unit/North Entrance)
634 Park Road 48
Jasper, TX 75951
Park entrance fee waived
July 11, 2015
|When:||Saturday, July 11, 2015
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
|Purpose:||The purpose of the open house is to present information, answer questions and get feedback about the approved construction of the Jasper County Neches River relief bridge approximately 11 miles west of Jasper on US 190, which spans the B.A. Steinhagen Reservoir.
The bridge is located on the east bank of the B.A. Steinhagen Reservoir (also known as Dam “B”). The public can view exhibits, talk with project and construction staff and provide input. The Martin Dies, Jr. State Park entrance fee will be waived on July 11, 2015 and citizens may come and go at their convenience during the open house time.
|Description:||The bridge replacement includes the East relief bridge adjacent to Martin Dies, Jr. State Park over the Steinhagen Reservoir. The existing bridge was built in 1941; the new bridge will enhance safety by modernizing the bridge to current standards with the following improvements:
Learn more about construction timing and sign up for construction updates on the US 190 East Relief Bridge project page.
|Contact:||TxDOT Beaumont District
8350 Eastex Freeway
Beaumont, TX 77708