US 75 Expansion Project

Project Description: Expansion of U.S. 75 from Melissa Road to just north of FM 455. The project includes a redesign of the FM 455 interchange and bridge over the highway. Additionally, a new bridge at CR 370/Rosamond has been added to the project.

Project Status: The project is currently under construction. Utility relocations are still in progress as part of the project.

Contractor(s): TxDOT project. Contractor Austin Bridge and Road

Project Cost: Approximately $100 million.

 Funding Source:
TxDOT

Additional Information:

  • The contract for the project (US 75 expansion including the interchange and the bridge) was signed on March 16, 2016.
  • The project time to completion is 884 days per the contract. This is based on 26 working days per month for a total anticipated project time of 34 months.
  • 1/15/19 Update: TxDOT is now expecting substantial completion of the project by late Summer 2019. Northbound frontage roads may transition to one-way in February 2019.
  • Update: The US 75 & FM 455 intersection will have traffic signals. A schematic of the intersection can be viewed here.