Notice of Public Meeting for US 80 (from FM 460 to Spur 557) and Spur 557 (from US 80 to I-20) in Kaufman County

Thursday, July 28, 2022

CSJs: 0095-03-106, 0095-04-076 and 0495-01-081

Where and When:

A virtual public meeting will be held at The virtual meeting is not a live event and can be viewed at any time beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 28, 2022 and will remain available online through 11:59 p.m. on Friday, August 12, 2022.

An in-person public meeting will be held in an open house format where the public may come and go at their convenience.  The in-person meeting will be held on Thursday, July 28 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Brown Middle School Cafeteria, 1050 Windmill Farms Blvd, Forney, TX  75126.

Materials presented at the virtual public meeting and in-person public meeting will be identical.

All comments must be received on or before August 12, 2022.


Proposed improvements consist of reconstructing US 80 from FM 460 to Spur 557 from a four-lane divided to a six-lane divided highway with auxiliary lanes and a concrete barrier along the centerline. Proposed improvements along Spur 557 also consist of reconstructing Spur 557 from a four-lane divided to a six-lane divided highway with auxiliary lanes and a concrete barrier along the median. Both US 80 and Spur 557’s proposed improvements would include adding continuous two to three-lane, one-way frontage roads in each direction along the proposed project to fill existing frontage road gaps and to remove existing two-way frontage roads. Ramping improvements, bridge reconstruction, shared use paths and sidewalks are proposed for both US 80 and Spur 557. 

Special Accommodations:

The virtual public meetings and in-person options will be conducted in English. If you need an interpreter or document translator because English is not your primary language or you have difficulty communicating effectively in English, one will be provided to you. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs. If you need interpretation or translation services or are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend and participate in the virtual public meeting or in-person option, please contact the TxDOT Dallas District Public Information Officer at (214) 320-4480 no later than 4 p.m., Thursday, July 21, 2022. Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and 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.


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