Open House - Austin Avenue Bridges Project
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Open House - Austin Avenue Bridges Project


The City of Georgetown
GCAT Building
510 W. 9th Street
Georgetown, TX 78626 (Map)


Thursday, May 11, 2017
4 p.m. - 7 p.m.


The purpose of the open house is to share information on possible transportation improvements to Austin Avenue from Valley Street to 3rd Street, including the two bridges crossing the North and South Forks of the San Gabriel River. The open house will include possible improvement alternatives, updates on the environmental compliance process, and collect feedback from the public. Displays will be available and project staff will be present to answer questions. Attendees may come-and-go at their convenience.


Possible alternatives being evaluated include:
  • A no-build option
  • Build on new location (one-way pair of bridges)
  • Rehabilitation with pedestrian bridge
  • Rehabilitation with widening
  • Full replacement options

Special accommodations: TxDOT takes every reasonable effort to accommodate the needs of the public. The open house 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) 930-8171 at least three working days prior to the meeting. Please be aware that advance notice is requested as some accommodations may require time for TxDOT to arrange.

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 Austin District
P.O. Box 15426
Austin, TX 78761-5426

(512) 832-7000

Posted April 14, 2017