Where:

City of Venus Civic Center
210 S. Walnut St.
Venus, TX 76084 (Map

When:

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
6 - 8 p.m.

Purpose:

TxDOT is holding a public meeting to present and discuss the proposed alternatives for FM 157 from US 67 to south of CR 109 in Johnson County, Texas.  Written comments must be submitted on or before, June 5, 2019, to be included in the official record.

Description:

The FM 157 reconstruction project, from US 67 to 8th Street, is 0.5 mile long. Improvements include a 14-foot outside shared-use lane in each direction, two-way left-turn lane, right-turn lanes, curb and gutter, sidewalks, driveways, and drainage improvements. Approximately 2.0 acres of additional right of way are anticipated to be required. The FM 157 realignment project from 8th Street to south of CR 109, is 0.3 miles long with improvements on a new location south of 8th Street to south of CR 109. Improvements include a 14-foot outside shared-use lane in each direction, two-way left-turn lane, right-turn lanes, curb and gutter, sidewalks, driveways, and drainage improvements. Approximately 5.0 acres of additional right of way are anticipated to be required. 

Special Accommodation:

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 (817) 399-4308 at least five working days prior to the meeting. Please be aware that advance notice is requested as some accommodations may require time 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 Fort Worth District Office
2501 SW Loop 820
Fort Worth, TX 76133


(817) 370-6500
Email

Posted: April 30,  2019