• Notice of Public Meeting: FM 2920 Widening

    January 17, 2018

     

    Notice of Public Meeting

    FM 2920: From BS 290 to SH 249

    CSJs: 2941-01-026 and 2941-01-028

    The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), Houston District, will hold a public meeting regarding the proposed roadway widening along Farm to Market (FM) 2920 from Business (BS) 290 to State Highway (SH) 249 in Harris County, Texas. The meetings will be held Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at Waller High School, 20950 Fields Store Road, Waller, Texas 77484 and Thursday, January 25, 2018, at Tomball High School, 30330 Quinn Road, Tomball, Texas 77375. Displays will be available for viewing at 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. No formal presentation will be made.

    The purpose of the public meetings is to present the proposed project to the public and receive comments. The proposed design would widen the existing FM 2920 from a two-lane roadway to a four-lane divided roadway from BS 290 to Cypress Rosehill Road and from a four-lane to a six-lane divided roadway from Cypress Rosehill Road to SH 249. The proposed project would also include a grassy median from BS 290 to Cypress Rosehill Road and a center median from Cypress Rosehill Road to SH 249.

    Maps showing the proposed project’s location and design drawings will be available for review at the public meeting. This information will also be available by appointment for review Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., excluding state holidays, at the TxDOT Houston District Office, located at 7600 Washington Avenue, Houston, Texas 77007. To schedule an appointment at the Houston District, please contact Chance Norman, at (713) 802-5251. Information will also be available at, TxDOT’s area office located, at 14838 Northwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77040. The contact number for the Northwest Area office is (713) 934-5900. The project information can also be viewed at TxDOT’s website:

    http://www.txdot.gov/inside-txdot/get-involved/about/hearings-meetings.html.

    All interested persons are invited to attend the public meetings. Written comments must be postmarked or submitted electronically by February 9, 2018. Written comments may be submitted at the meetings. Written comments may also be submitted either in person or by mail to the TxDOT District Office, Director of Project Development, P.O. Box 1386, Houston, Texas 77251 or submitted electronically, at HOU-PIOWebMail@txdot.gov or at the project website:

    http://www.txdot.gov/inside-txdot/get-involved/about/hearings-meetings.html.

    Materials for the public meeting will be presented in English. Persons interested in attending the meeting who have special communication or accommodation needs, or need an interpreter, are encouraged to contact TxDOT’s Public Information Offices, at (713) 802-5076. Requests should be made at least five days prior to the public meeting. Every reasonable effort will be made to accommodate these needs.

    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 December 16, 2014, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT. Click Here