Public Comment Period for TIP/MTP Amendments

KTMPO is seeking the following amendments to the FY 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Plan(TIP) and 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan(MTP):

Amendment 1 Summary:

Proposition 1 is a November 2014 statewide ballot proposition and is a constitutional amendment authorized by Senate Joint Resolution 1. The amendment authorized annual disbursements from the state’s oil and gas production tax collections to the State Highway Fund. KTMPO anticipates receiving $10,367,000.00 in FY16.

The KTMPO is requesting a TIP amendment to add MPO Project H15-02b (FM2410). This project widens FM2410 from two to four lanes from US190 to Roy Reynolds Drive in Harker Heights.

Project map H15-02b

Amendment 2 Summary:

The City of Killeen was awarded Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) funds through TxDOT for Segment 4 of the Heritage Oaks Hike & Bike Trail. With this segment of the hike & bike trail, the City of Killeen is proposing 1.5 miles of a multi-use lighted trail connecting the residential KISD Elementary School location south to the US Army Corps of Engineers property in Bell County.  The construction of the trail will dictate a total width of 16 to 18 feet of shared use path.  All trail connections will be constructed of concrete with several low water crossings and neighborhood connections along with appropriate pedestrian ramps, striping, signage and street crossings. This project has been assigned KTMPO ID K40-21.

Project map K40-21

Public Comment Period runs from October 24 through November 7, 2015.

A Public Hearing will be held Thursday, October 29, 2015, at Harker Heights High School at 5:00 pm.

Download the MTP Amendment Public Packet

Download the TIP Amendment Public Packet

Download the Public Comment Card  or click here for the General Comment Form

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