Lubbock Outer Route - Loop 88 - Lubbock County, TX

PROJECT SUMMARY

LUBBOCK OUTER ROUTE

 

CSJ:

            1502-01-028

           

COUNTY:    

            Lubbock, TX

 

ACQUIRING AUTHORITY:

            TX DOT

 

PARAMETERS:      

The Lubbock Outer Rote (Loop 88) would upgrade and widen FM 1585 by converting the existing two lane roadway to a four lane divided freeway with frontage roads and ramps. Interchanges will be developed at cross streets. Additionally, interchanges and direct connectors will be constructed at U.S. 87 and U.S. 62/82.

 

ROW TAKINGS:

6 Agricultural displacements

35 Commercial displacements

25 Residential displacements

9 Vacant whole takings

76 Agricultural partial takings

60 Commercial partial takings

53 Residential partial takings

25 Vacant parital takings

           

SCHEDULE:

Public Meeting           August 23, 2016

            Appraisals Begin        June 2017

           

 

 

This 35-mile Outer Route project would connect U.S. 84 on the northwest side of Lubbock to U.S. 84 near Slaton on the southeast side of Lubbock. Construction will be in four sections. For example, the first segment being what is now FM 1585 from U.S. 62/82 near Wolfforth to U.S. 87 in South Lubbock.

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