Where:

Amarillo Civic Center Complex
401 S. Buchanan St.
Amarillo, TX 79101 (Map)

When:

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019
4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Purpose:

The purpose of the meeting is to provide the public an opportunity to learn about the Ports-to-Plains Corridor Feasibility Study and provide input on needs, challenges, and opportunities for moving people and goods across the State of Texas.

Description:

The 86th Texas Legislature passed House Bill 1079 to study the Ports-to-Plains Corridor, including an evaluation of the feasibility of, and the costs and logistical matters associated with improvements that create a continuous flow, four-lane divided highway that meets interstate highway standards to the extent possible, including improvements that extend Interstate 27 between the New Mexico and Oklahoma borders and Laredo. The Ports-to-Plains Corridor has been divided into three “segments” as shown on the Segment Map. This public meeting will focus on Segment 1 from the New Mexico and Oklahoma borders to the Hale/Lubbock County Line.

Special Accommodations:

TxDOT makes every reasonable effort to accommodate the needs of the public. The public meeting 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 (512) 486-5106 at least 2 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:

Texas Department of Transportation
125 East 11th St.
Austin, TX 78701
Email

Posted on October 31, 2019