Virtual Public Meeting with In-Person Option - SH 4 Boca Chica Boulevard
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Where:

 

Virtual

A link to the virtual presentation and other meeting materials will be listed below at the date and time listed below.

In-Person

TxDOT Brownsville Maintenance Facility
1375 Military Hwy.
Brownsville, TX 78523

When:

Virtual
Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021
Live by 8 a.m.

In-Person Option
Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Purpose:

TxDOT is proposing to improve SH 4 Boca Chica Boulevard from SH 48 to FM 313 in Cameron County, Texas.

Description:

The virtual meeting will consist of a pre-recorded video presentation and will include both audio and visual components. The presentation will be posted online by 8 a.m. CST on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021. If you do not have internet access, you may call Samantha Lozano, P.E. at (956) 702-6334 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to ask questions and access project materials during the project development process.

Additionally, TxDOT is providing an in-person option for individuals who would like to participate in person instead of online. In-person attendees will be able to view the same presentation delivered in the online public meeting which will be playing on screen, review hard copies of project materials, ask questions of TxDOT staff and/or consultants from a socially distanced approach, and leave written comments.

The proposed improvements of SH 4 from SH 48 to FM 313 in Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas are designed to improve safety and mobility by utilizing a concrete raised median to separate traffic and consolidate left-turn movements. The project also proposes to include continuous sidewalks in the project area. The project is about 2.2 miles long.

Written comments from the public regarding the proposed project are requested and may be submitted by mail to TxDOT Pharr District, Samantha Lozano, P.E., Project Manager, 600 West Interstate 2, Pharr, TX 78577. Written comments may also be submitted by email. All comments must be received on or before Friday, Oct. 8, 2021. Responses to comments received will be available online at txdot.gov once they have been prepared.

If you have any general questions or concerns regarding the proposed project, virtual meeting or in-person option, please contact Samantha Lozano, TxDOT project manager, at (956) 702-6334.

Special Accommodations:

Both the virtual and in-person public meeting will be conducted in English and Spanish. If you need an interpreter or document translator because English or Spanish are not your primary languages or you have difficulty communicating effectively in English or Spanish, one will be provided to you. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs. If you need interpretation or translation services or you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend and participate in the virtual public meeting or in-person option, please contact Norma Robledo, TxDOT Pharr District, at (956) 702-6161 no later than 4 p.m. CST, Monday, Sept. 20, 2021.  Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and 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 Dec. 9, 2019, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT.

Contact:

TxDOT Pharr District
600 W. I-2
Pharr, TX 78577

(956) 702-6100

Email

Posted Sept. 2, 2021

 

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