Before a project is built, a study must be done to determine if it will fill a transportation need, will not negatively impact the surrounding area and fits the department's overall plan. During the study phase, potential projects are analyzed to determine if they are cost-effective while also efficiently improving mobility. Some of these projects have moved beyond the study phase and are under construction.

Location Project Description
Delaware Basin US 285 In addition to routine maintenance that is performed weekly on US 285, five projects worth about $100 million are planned over the next few years between Pecos and the New Mexico state line.
Priority Corridors Utility Coordination The annual utility coordination update meeting provides utility owners and operators an update on TxDOT’s four-year construction plan that might affect utility installations that are on or near TxDOT’s right of way.