Notice of Availability of Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) and Final Environmental Assessment for SH 5


Purpose:

This notice advises the public that a final environmental assessment (EA) is available for public review and TxDOT has issued a finding of no significant impact (FONSI) for the proposed SH 5 project from SH 121 to County Road (CR) 375 in the cities of Melissa and Anna, Collin County, Texas. 

Description:

TxDOT is proposing the reconstruction and widening of State Highway (SH) 5 from SH 121 to County Road (CR) 375 in the cities of Melissa and Anna, Collin County, Texas. The proposed project would expand SH 5 to a four-lane divided urban roadway. The improved roadway would have an inside 12-foot wide travel lane, 14-foot wide outside shared use lane, and five to six-foot wide sidewalks with curb and gutter in each direction. The traffic lanes would be separated by a 42-foot wide raised central median. The proposed ROW width varies from 94 to 200 feet wide with a usual ROW width of 140 feet. The proposed project length is approximately 8.58 miles.

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 Oct. 1, 2018