Open House - SH 44 Upgrade
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Open House - SH 44 Upgrade


Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center
10345 State Highway 44
Corpus Christi, Texas 78406 (Map)


Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018
Open House: 4:30 - 7:00 p.m. 


The purpose of the open house is to discuss the proposed upgrades to SH 44 from west of FM 3386 to east of FM 1694 in Nueces County. The purpose of the open house is to give the public the opportunity to review available project information and exhibits, discuss the project with project staff, and ask questions. The meeting will be held in a come-and-go format, so the public may attend at their convenience. Staff will be available to answer questions.


The proposed improvements include:

  • Upgrading the existing four-lane divided highway to a four-lane divided freeway with frontage roads
  • Constructing on and off ramps
  • Constructing overpasses at FM 24 (Violet Road) and CR 61

Additional right-of-way (ROW) would not be required for the proposed project

Special accommodations: TxDOT makes 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 (361) 808-2509 at least two working days prior to the open house. 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 Dec. 16, 2014, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT.

Comments must be received on or before  Feb. 2, 2018  to be a part of the official open house record.


TxDOT Corpus Christi District
1701 South Padre Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78416

(361) 808-2300

Posted January 4, 2017