I-10 Texas Corridor Study
The study will consider the following key elements to identify and prioritize proposed projects along the corridor:
- Mobility and Congestion
- Costs & Funding
- Truck Parking
- Multimodal Passenger and Freight
- Alternative Routes and Resiliency
- Operations and Maintenance
- Asset Preservation
TxDOT will conduct technical analyses and engage local elected officials, regional organizations, industry and business representatives, members of the public, and other stakeholders throughout the study process from Fall 2021 to Summer 2023. The study will be conducted in five phases with four rounds of stakeholder engagement meetings. The phases will review existing conditions, assess needs, identify projects, prioritize projects, and develop an implementation plan as shown in the diagram.
Stakeholder and public engagement
Input collected from stakeholders, both public and private, throughout the study will be important to help TxDOT identify transportation needs and prioritize projects to improve safety, connectivity, and mobility along the I-10 corridor.
- TxDOT district and division representatives
- A steering committee
- Three regional working groups –
- West – Texas/New Mexico State line to the Pecos/Crockett County line
- Central – Pecos/Crockett County line to the Caldwell/Gonzales County line
- East – Caldwell/Gonzales County line to the Texas/Louisiana State line
- Industry stakeholders, including the energy sector industry and trucking, freight, and economic development organizations
- Travelers and other members of the public
The public will have the opportunity to provide input through the development of the study. TxDOT recently conducted an online survey for to the public to share their input and perspective on I-10. The survey gives the public an important voice in shaping the future of I-10 and the communities it serves. The results are being evaluated to help identify needs and proposed improvement strategies to shape the future of I-10 and communities it serves.