• FM 817 Bridge maintenance begins

    The truss bridge across the Leon River on FM 817 will be undergoing repairs for the next several months. Most days traffic will be reduced to a single lane, but full closures will take place from time to time. Please pay attention to the traffic signals and any workers directing you through the work zone.

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  • Texas High-Speed Rail between Dallas and Houston

    Texas High-Speed Rail between Dallas and Houston

    The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Dallas to Houston High-Speed Rail Project. The draft was signed on December 15, 2017, and considered a number of alternative routes and station locations. This study is open for public comment from now until March 9, 2018. If you would like

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  • Road Closure at Dana Peak Park

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Stillhouse Hollow Lake has temporarily closed Comanche Gap Road for road repairs. The closure is scheduled to to last until February 28. More information here.

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  • Regional Multi-Modal Plan – survey opportunity

    KTMPO is updating our Regional Multi-Modal Plan, and is looking for your input. The Regional Multi-Modal Plan (RMP) addresses how particular aspects of roadway design meet the needs of various transportation users. From pedestrians, cyclists, and transit riders, all travel modes are considered as important components of the network. For more information about the RMP,

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  • US 190 Feasibility Survey

    Over 200 people attended the Open House for the US 190 Feasibility Study at the Bell County Expo Center! Thank you to everyone who shared your thoughts, asked questions, and submitted comments. For those who couldn’t attend, you can still have a voice into the outcome of the study. Visit this link to take our

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  • I-35 Exit 306 to close Tuesday night

    Tonight, on I-35 North, Exit 306 to FM 1237 (Pendleton Road) between Temple and Troy will close at 7PM.  This work means that one of the northbound main lanes will be closed overnight. The new off-ramp will serve FM 935 – Main Street in Troy, and provide access to Love’s Boulevard. Drivers needing to access FM

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  • US 190 Feasibility Study

    The Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization has been working with local officials, residents, TxDOT engineers for several months. Our goal is to evaluate options for upgrading and possibly re-aligning US Highway 190 through central and eastern Bell County. Click on the image to the left for a full-size PDF of the five alignments that our working

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  • Open House – US 190 Feasibility Study

    The Texas Department of Transportation and the Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization are hosting a public Open House at the Bell County Expo Center this Thursday, Nov. 30th, from 5 pm to 7:30 pm. The public is invited to attend and provide input to the US 190 Feasibility Study and the potential future alignments in Bell

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  • November 14, 2017 BPAC Meeting

    The next Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the Central Texas Council of Government offices in Belton starting at 9:00 a.m. For meeting materials, please see links below. Download the meeting agenda Download the meeting packet The Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities

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  • 2 pedestrians struck by vehicles in Killeen

    Two people were hurt last night while crossing the street. Each person was struck by a different vehicle while walking across Fort Hood Street in Killeen. Drivers should stay alert for pedestrians and if you have to walk on the road at night, make sure that you can be easily seen by the drivers. We

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