Texas Transportation commissioners have accredited Greater than $1.1 billion in new enhancement tasks statewide, with Greater than $179.1 million accredited for the 9-county Lufkin District.
Polk County was accredited for $172.8 million, earmarked for The enhancement of the Corrigan Aid Route. James Construction Group LLC, Baton Rouge Louisiana, will Carry out contractor for the enterprise.
The enterprise will convey U.S. Freeway 59 to interstate requirements with enhancement Of latest U.S. Freeway 59 northbound and southbound lanes with managed entry that Shall be constructed on the west facet of Corrigan.
The seven-mile-prolonged enterprise will embrace overpasses On the United Pacific Railroad, U.S. Freeway 287 and Union Springs Road; entrance and exit ramps Shall be added at U.S. Freeway 59tie-ins and On the U.S. Freeway 59 overpass. The enterprise Shall be constructed To promote public safety, enhance emergency evacuations and assist freight transport. No timeline for completion has been set.
“Research for this enterprise started Inside the Nineteen Nineties and since was recognized as a prime precedence for enhancement,” said Rhonda Oaks, public information officer. “We’re excited To have The power To start this a lot needed improve round Corrigan. Construction is scheduled To start in mid to late summer time.”
Nacogdoches County was accredited for a $5.4 million enhancement enterprise on FM 1878 that was designed to rehabilitate and reconstruct the roadway from simply west of County Road 240 to FM 95. Pinto Construction Agency Inc., Nacogdoches, will Carry out contractor. No timeline for completion has been set.
A bridge alternative enterprise was accredited for $458,032.40 in Polk County That is designed To commerce bridge and approaches on Kelley Road at Bluff Creek. Cross Plus Construction LLC. of China Spring will Carry out contractor for the enterprise. No timeline for completion has been set.
A bridge alternative enterprise was accredited for County Road 4123 at Bear Bayou in Shelby County. L.S. Gear Agency Inc. of Henderson will Carry out contractor for the $425,319.60 enhancement enterprise. No timeline for completion has been set.
As these tasks start, pre-enhancement conferences Shall be held. Motorists ought To maintain alert for barricades and signage saying new work zones.