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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 Seeks Input on the I-35 Capital Express South Project

Date Published: December 1, 2020

The Texas Department of Transportation is hosting a virtual stakeholder meeting to gather input on proposed improvements on 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 non-tolled managed lanes in each direction along I-35 from SH 71/Ben […]

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TxDOT Continues to Seek Input on Planned Overhaul for I-35 through Downtown Austin

Date Published: November 20, 2020

The Texas Department of Transportation is hosting 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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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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TxDOT Seeks Input for the I-35 Capital Express North Project

Date Published: October 24, 2019

Proposed improvements to I-35 from SH 45 North to US 290 East will be the topic of discussion at an upcoming open house hosted by the Texas Department of Transportation on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at John B. Connally High School, located at 13212 North […]

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TxDOT to Host Open House for I-35 Capital Express South Project

Date Published: October 15, 2019

Major improvements are being proposed along I-35 from SH 71/Ben White Boulevard to SH 45 Southeast and the Texas Department of Transportation wants to know what you think about them. TxDOT will host an open house to gather input from the community on the I-35 Capital Express South project on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 from […]

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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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