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TxDOT to Present Preferred Design for I-35 Capital Express North Project During Public Hearing

Date Published: May 7, 2021

The Texas Department of Transportation will launch a virtual public hearing with an in-person option to gather input on the recommended improvements to I-35 from SH 45 North to US 290 East. The $400 million improvement project, known as the I-35 Capital Express North project, proposes adding one high-occupancy vehicle managed lane in each direction […]

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TxDOT to Present Final Proposal for I-35 Capital Express South Project During Public Hearing

Date Published: April 26, 2021

The Texas Department of Transportation will host a virtual public hearing with an in-person option to gather input on the recommended alternative for improvements to I-35 from SH 71/Ben White Boulevard to SH 45 Southeast. The $300 million improvement project, known as the I-35 Capital Express South project, proposes adding two high-occupancy vehicle managed lanes […]

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TxDOT Seeks Additional Input on the I-35 Capital Express Central Project

Date Published: March 10, 2021

The Texas Department of Transportation will host a second virtual public scoping meeting to gather input on how proposed improvements to I-35 from US 290 East to SH 71/Ben White Boulevard will be evaluated. This is a continuation of the first public scoping meeting, held late last year. The $4.9 billion I-35 Capital Express Central […]

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TxDOT Launches New Website, Seeks Input on Planned Overhaul for I-35 through Downtown Austin

Date Published: November 9, 2020

The Texas Department of Transportation will host a virtual public scoping meeting to gather input on proposed improvements on I-35 from US 290 East to SH 71/Ben White Boulevard. The $4.9 billion improvement project, known as the I-35 Capital Express Central project, proposes adding two non-tolled managed lanes in each direction along I-35 from US […]

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Texas Transportation Commission Approves $3.4 billion for I-35 Improvements through Austin

Date Published: April 30, 2020

A major reconstruction of I-35 through downtown Austin is a step closer to reality, following action taken by the Texas Transportation Commission today. The Commission approved an update to the 2020 Unified Transportation Program (UTP) to allocate $3.4 billion for the I-35 Capital Express Central project. The $3.4 billion is from the Commission’s discretionary funds […]

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Texas Transportation Commission Clears the Way for Two Major I-35 Improvements in Travis County

Date Published: August 29, 2019

Today, the Texas Transportation Commission approved the 2020 Unified Transportation Program (UTP), which includes funding for the I-35 Capital Express North and South projects. The Capital Express program is made up of three, stand-alone projects – North, Central, and South. The North project proposes to add one, non-tolled managed lane in each direction along I-35 […]

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