Where:

Deweyville High School, Cafetorium
171 TX-12
Orange, TX 77632 (Map)

When:

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Purpose:

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD, the lead agency) in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration and TxDOT will conduct an open house to gather public input on the proposed LA 12/TX-12 bridge over the Sabine River in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana and Newton County, Texas. The meeting will be an open house format so the public may come and go at their convenience, and staff will be available to answer questions. Comments must be received on or before Aug. 15, 2018, to be a part of the official open house record.

Description:

The purpose of the open house meeting is to provide information about the proposed bridge and obtain input. Five build alternatives and one no-build alternative from LADOTD's feasibility study will be presented, which includes rehabilitation of the existing bridge and/or constructing a new bridge. 

The preliminary purpose of the project is to provide a structurally sound river crossing that improves bridge functionality and mobility.

Special Accommodations:

Should you need to request special accommodations to participate in this public meeting, please contact LADOTD at (225) 242-4503, at least five working days prior to the meeting.

Contact:

TxDOT Beaumont District
8350 Eastex Freeway
Beaumont, TX 77708

(409) 892-7311
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Posted July 13, 2018