Mykawa Road from FM 518 to Beltway 8
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Mykawa Road from FM 518 to Beltway 8

Notice opportunity for public hearing

Deadline: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022

Comment Period Deadline

Any interested member of the public may request a public hearing covering the social, economic and environmental effects of the proposed location and design for this project. Requests for a public hearing must be submitted in writing on or before Wenesday, Nov. 30, 2022 to:

City of Pearland Engineering and Public Works
Attn: Morgan Early
2016 Old Alvin Rd
Pearland, TX 77581

Purpose The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the City of Pearland are proposing to widen Mykawa Road from FM 518 to Beltway 8 in Harris and Brazoria counties, Texas. This notice advises the public that TxDOT and the City of Pearland are affording an opportunity for a public hearing on the proposed project.

The proposed design would widen the existing Mykawa Road from a two-lane undivided roadway to a four-lane divided roadway with a 10-foot shared use path for bicycles and pedestrians, separated from vehicles along the west side of the roadway. The proposed project would also include storm water drainage and detention, landscaping, street lighting, modification of traffic signals and utility relocations. The existing right of way widths vary from 60-100 feet and the proposed right of way widths vary from 60-150 feet. The total project length is approximately 2.9 miles.

The proposed project would, subject to final design considerations, require 28 acres of additional right of way and potentially displace two residences and one commercial business. Relocation assistance is available for displaced persons and businesses. Information about the services and benefits for those displaced and other affected property owners, as well as information about the tentative schedule for right of way acquisition and construction, can be obtained from City of Pearland’s Acquisition Manager, Anthony Vu, at 281-652-1794,

The proposed project would involve construction in wetlands.

The proposed project would involve an action in a floodplain.

Accessibility The project materials are written 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 review the project materials or submit information, please contact the City of Pearland’s Public Information Office at 281-652-1653 no later than 4 p.m. CT, at least three business days before the date on which you would like to review the project materials or submit information. Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and accommodations may require time for the City of Pearland to arrange.
Additional Information Project materials are available online on the City of Pearland website.
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 FHWA and TxDOT.

Posted: Oct. 7, 2022