Gulf Freeway Planning and Environmental Linkages (PEL) Study
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Gulf Freeway Planning and Environmental Linkages (PEL) Study

TxDOT's Houston District is conducting the Gulf Freeway Planning and Environmental Linkages Study that covers Interstate 45 South from I-69/US 59 (Downtown) to Beltway 8 South in Harris County. TxDOT is using this study to identify existing and projected transportation issues within the corridor, and to work with stakeholders and the community to identify solutions.

The virtual public meeting is now active. The link below will direct you to the meeting page where you can view the meeting materials, take the online survey and submit comments on the study. The virtual public meeting will close on Friday, June 28, 2024.

Virtual Public Meeting

Online survey

What is a PEL Study?

PEL process represents an approach to transportation decision making that considers environmental, community and economic goals early in the planning stage and carries them through project development, design and construction. TxDOT is conducting a PEL study for the Gulf Freeway (I-45 South) from Interstate 69/US Highway 59, in downtown Houston, to Beltway 8 South.

Learn more about the study

Mailing Address

7600 Washington Ave.
Houston, TX 77007

Project number

Please reference the following project number:

Gulf Freeway PEL: 0500-03-633
TxDOT Houston District
Public Information Office