Notice of Virtual Public Meeting for Farm to Market (FM) 407 Road Improvements Feasibility Study – Denton County, TX

Thursday, July 30, 2020

PRESENTATION - https://youtu.be/4dK83QQYneg

When:                 

The virtual public meeting will be held on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 6:00PM and will be available through Friday, August 14, 2020. All comments must be received on or before Friday, August 14, 2020. This will be a virtual public meeting via a pre-recorded video presentation (no in-person public meeting). 

Purpose:             

The purpose of the virtual public meeting is to present the proposed FM 407 Road improvements and solicit public comments. The virtual public meeting will begin at 6:00PM. Materials will consist of a video presentation explaining the proposed project, which includes both audio and video components, along with other exhibits and materials for review. Comments may be provided by mail, email, or voicemail as described in the notice and on the virtual public meeting website.

Description:

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is conducting a Feasibility Study for potential improvements to FM 407 from west of FM 156 to FM 1830 in Denton County, Texas. The purpose of the feasibility study is to analyze potential roadway options to improve FM 407, including improving the existing alignment or utilizing new alignments. Alignment options could require additional right-of-way to accommodate the project.

How to Provide Comments:

The deadline for providing comments is Friday August 14, 2020.

Comments may be provided by voicemail, email, or mail, as explained below.

Verbal Testimony:

  • Leave a recorded voicemail with your verbal testimony starting on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 6:00 p.m.; you can leave a voicemail at any time until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, August 14, 2020:
    • Phone: (469) 333-0439

Online Submittal

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FM407

Written Comments:

  • Deadline: Submit written comments on or before Friday, August 14, 2020:
    • Provide Comments Via:
      • Email: Stephen.Endres@txdot.gov
      • Mail:   TxDOT Dallas District Office
        Attention Stephen Endres, P.E.
        4777 East US Highway 80
        Mesquite, TX 75150-6643

PDF Comment Form English
PDF Comment Form Spanish

Special Accommodations:

TxDOT makes every reasonable effort to accommodate the needs of the public. The virtual public hearing will be in English. If you have a special communication accommodation or need for an interpreter, a request can be made. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can also be made to accommodate most needs. Please call (214) 320-4480 at least two working days prior to the meeting. Please be aware that advance notice is requested as some accommodations may require time for TxDOT to arrange.

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 December 9, 2019, and executed by FHWA and TxDOT.

Right-Of-Way (Row) Information:

If you would like to familiarize yourself with the process for state purchase of ROW and relocation assistance, please see the following pamphlets:

Relocation Assistance: ENGLISH or SPANISH
State Purchase of ROW: ENGLISH or SPANISH

Downloads:

Virtual Public Meeting Notice (English)
Virtual Public Meeting Notice (Spanish)
Project Location Map

Diagrammatic and Exhibits:

Project Diagrammatic
Alternative Screening Exhibit
Traffic Exhibit

Contact:

TxDOT Dallas District
Public Information Office
(214) 320-4480
Email