Where: Texas Department of Transportation
Hillsboro Area Office
1400 S Abbott Ave (US 77)
Hillsboro, TX 76645
When: Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012
5:30 p.m.
Purpose: To receive comments on proposed lane use restrictions for certain classes of vehicles on I-35 in Hill County.
Description: TxDOT is proposing to initiate a lane use restriction applicable to trucks with three or more axles and to truck tractors. The proposed restriction would prohibit those vehicles from using the left or inside lane on Interstate Highway 35 in both directions from approximately 1.5 miles north of Abbott through Hill County to approximately US 77 south of the IH 35 E/W split.

All interested citizens are invited to attend the hearing and to provide input. Those desiring to make official comments may register starting at 5:30 p.m. Oral and written comments may be presented at the public hearing and written comments may be submitted by regular postal mail during the 30-day public comment period.

Written comments may be submitted to:

Richard J. Skopik, P.E., District Engineer
Waco District, Texas Department of Transportation
100 South Loop Drive
Waco, Texas 76703

The deadline for receipt of written comments is 5:00 p.m. on September 17, 2012.
Contact: Jodi Wheatley
I-35 Information Specialist
Waco District Office
(254) 867-2836
Ken Roberts
Public Information Officer
Waco District Office
(254) 867-2705