Public Hearing and Notice of Draft Environmental Assessment for I-35 Widening and Reconstruction from US 380 to just north of FM 3002


Where:

Sanger High School
100 Indian Lane
Sanger, TX 76266 (Map)

When:

Thursday, April 4, 2019
Open House: 6 p.m.
Formal Hearing: 7 p.m.

Purpose:

The purpose of the hearing is to the planned improvements and solicit public comments on the proposed roadway improvements to I-35 from US 380 in Denton County to 0.7 mile north of FM 3002, in Cooke County, Texas. The hearing will be an open house format from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. with formal presentation starting at 7 p.m.  Comments must be received on or before Friday, April 19, 2019, to be a part of the official record.

Description:

The proposed project would reconstruct and widen I-35 to three main lanes in each direction and continuous two-lane, one-way frontage road in each direction. The existing interchanges would be reconstructed and ramps would generally be reconfigured from a diamond to an X configuration at each interchange. In addition, sidewalks would be constructed for the length of the project. the proposed right of way is variable in width, ranging from 350 feet within the rural sections to 390 feet in the proposed urban sections. Approximately 256 acres of additional ROW and 4.7 acres of permanent easements are required to accommodate the proposed improvements.

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 (214) 320-4480 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 December 16, 2014, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT.

Contact:

TxDOT Dallas District
Public Information Office
(214) 320-4480
Email

Posted March 14, 2019