FM 407 from US 81/287 to Bill Cook Road
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FM 407 from US 81/287 to Bill Cook Road

Virtual public meeting with in-person option

Virtual: Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. through Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, at 11:59 p.m.

In-person: Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. The Jan. 31 public meeting is cancelled due to inclement weather. TxDOT will reschedule at a later date.

Public comment deadline

All comments must be received on or before Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023.

Virtual details

The virtual public hearing will be posted here on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. through Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023. Please note, this is not a live event. The materials can be viewed at your convenience.

Additionally, TxDOT is providing two in-person hearing options 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 hearing.

In-person details The January 31 public meeting is cancelled due to inclement weather.  TXDOT will reschedule at a later date.
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
HOPE Church
333 Illinois Street
Rhome, TX 76078
Purpose TxDOT is conducting a feasibility study for potential improvements to FM 407 from US 81 / 287 to Bill Cook Road in Wise and Denton Counties, Texas.
Description

The purpose of the feasibility study is to analyze potential roadway options to improve FM 407, including improving the existing alignment or utilizing new alignments.  Alignment options could require additional right-of-way to accomplish the FM 407 improvements.  The study proposals would potentially involve construction in wetlands and an action in a floodplain.

Accessibility The virtual public meeting and in-person option 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 to 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 in the virtual public meeting or in-person option, please contact the TxDOT Public Information Office at (214) 320-4480 no later than 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023. Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and accommodations may require time for the TxDOT to arrange.
Meeting materials
How to make a comment

Comments must be postmarked or otherwise received by Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023  to: TxDOT Dallas District Office, Attn: Seung Yoo, P.E. 4777 East US Highway 80, Mesquite, TX 75150 ; by email as described in the public meeting notice.

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 Dec. 9, 2019, and executed by the Federal Highway Administration and TxDOT.

Posted: Jan. 13, 2023