Virtual Public Meeting with In-Person Option - FM 2271 Extension Regional Feasibility Study
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The virtual public meeting will be posted on this page beginning Monday Nov.15, 2021, at 4 p.m. and remain online through Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Please note, this is not a live event. The materials can be viewed at your convenience.

Additionally, TxDOT is providing an in-person meeting option for individuals who would like to participate in person instead of online. In-person attendees will be able to review the same materials and presentation as the online public meeting

Please visit the virtual public meeting and provide your input on the FM 2271 Extension Regional Feasibility Study. 


Virtual Meeting
Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, at 4 p.m., and will remain available throughTuesday, Dec. 7, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

In-person Meeting
Monday, Nov. 15, 2021 from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Bell County Expo Center, Assembly Room
301 W Loop 121, Belton, TX 76513 


TxDOT is conducting a study to examine the feasibility of extending FM Road 2271 in Bell County. Extending FM 2271 could increase connectivity in the region by offering additional travel options to residents and visitors. Recommendations resulting from this feasibility study will need to go through the Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization prioritization process, as well as TxDOT’s project development process prior to any construction. All comments must be received on or before Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021.


As population and traffic volumes continue to increase, the FM 2271 corridor has experienced greater mobility issues. The potential improvements could provide more access and allow for better connectivity in the region.

Special Accommodations:

The FM 2271 Extension Regional Feasibility Study in-person meeting and virtual public meeting will be conducted in English. If you need an interpreter or document translator because English is not your primary language, or you have difficulty communicating effectively in English, one will be provided for 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, please contact Hayley Pickett, at (512) 350-3075 no later than 4 p.m. CT, Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021. Please be aware that advanced notice is required as some services and accommodations may require time for TxDOT to arrange.  


TxDOT Waco District
100 S. Loop Drive
Waco, TX 76704
(254) 867-2700


Posted: Nov. 1, 2021


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