Public Meeting - US 82 De Kalb
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Public Meeting - US 82 De Kalb


First Baptist Church
Family Life Center
210 North Runnels St.
De Kalb, TX 75559 (Map)


Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


The purpose of the public meeting is to gather public input on the proposed improvements on US 82 near De Kalb, Texas. The project will be on US 82 from 0.1 mile west of US 259 to 0.3 mile east of I-30. The total length is approximately 11.36 miles. The meeting will be an open house format with no formal presentation so the public may come-and-go at their convenience. Staff will be available to answer questions. Comments must be received on or before Wednesday, November 20, 2019, to be a part of the official public meeting record. 


The proposed improvements include widening US 82 to a 4-lane roadway with a continuous center left turn lane. In order to accommodate pedestrians, sidewalks are proposed within the city limits of De Kalb. In addition, a portion of the project will include a drainage design featuring a new storm drain system with inlets. Additional right of way will be required for sections including from 0.1 mile west of US 259 to FM 1840, and from SH 98 to 0.3 mile east of I-30.

Special Accommodations:

TxDOT makes every reasonable effort to accommodate the needs of the public. The meeting will be conducted in English. If you have a special communication accommodations 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 (903) 799-1342 at least two 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.



TxDOT Atlanta District
701 East Main St.
Atlanta, TX 75551

(903) 799-1342


Posted October 17, 2019