Where: TxDOT Corpus Christi Office
Building 2, Training Room
1701 South Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi, TX

When: Thursday, April 11, 2011
Open House: 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Presentation: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Purpose: A hearing to gather input on proposed alternatives for improving the Crosstown Expressway (SH 286) from South Padre Island Drive (SH 358) to approximately one mile south of Weber Road (FM 43).

The open house will allow the public to view exhibits and to discuss the improvements being considered, anytime between 5:00p.m. and 6:30p.m. The public hearing will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Description: Proposed improvements consist of the following:
  • Construction of an additional lane in each direction on the existing Crosstown Expressway from South Padre Island Drive (SH 358) to approximately Saratoga Boulevard (SH 357)
  • Construction of a new highway from Saratoga Boulevard to just south of Weber Road (FM 43)
  • Main lanes and frontage roads in each direction
  • On and off ramps
  • Overpasses (grade separation) at the intersection with J.C. Elliot Landfill and at Weber Road (FM 43)
  • The project would be built in phases.
Contact: Rickey Dailey
Public Information Officer
TxDOT Corpus Christi Office
Phone: (361) 808-2544
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Christopher Amy
Environmental Specialist
TxDOT Corpus Christi Office
Phone: (361) 808-2376