• 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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  • 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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  • City of Belton Awarded TASA Funding for Shared-Use Path

    City of Belton Awarded TASA Funding for Shared-Use Path

    The Texas Transportation Commission approved more than $44 million for 46 bicycle and pedestrian projects for rural/nonurban and small urban population areas across the state. The funding from the federal Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside (TASA) Program supports population areas of 200,000 or less. State-selected TASA projects are intended to enhance safety for people of all ages

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  • TxDOT My35 Portal – your place for traffic, work zones, and alerts

    My35 is your connection to the latest news, project and road condition updates, traffic camera views and community meetings along the I-35 corridor – all 588 miles! The interstate known as “Main Street, Texas” is broken into five sections on the My35 website – North, South, Central, Capital, and Alamo. The KTMPO region is located

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  • I-14/US 190 Open House

    TxDOT will be hosting an open house regarding the proposed expansion of I-14/US 190 from FM 2410 (Simmons Rd) to I-35 in Belton on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Harris Community Center in Belton. The open house will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. This project would widen I-14/US 190 from four to

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  • TXDOT TOWN HALL MEETING

    TOWN HALL MEETING TXDOT AND CONTRACTORS TO PRESENT UPDATES ON IH-35 PROJECTS THURSDAY DECEMBER 1ST, 2016 Location: The Bruceville-Eddy Council Chambers, 143 Wilcox Drive, Eddy. Meeting Time: 5:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.   Presenters: TXDOT AND PSC (formerly known as James Construction) This meeting intended for the presentation of construction informational updates and to answer

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  • Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

    The next Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) meeting will be held on June 1, 2016 at 9:30 at the CTCOG in Belton. To view the meeting agenda and meeting packet, please visit the following links. TAC Meeting Agenda TAC Meeting Packet The Killeen-Temple Metropolitan Planning Organization is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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  • Texas Transportation Commission approves next step in I-14 designation

    On April 28th, the Texas Transportation Commission approved a minute order that authorized TxDOT to request formal recognition by American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) of the first segment of US 190 as Interstate 14. The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) of 2015 designated the 25-mile segment of US190 from the Business 190

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  • Freight Forum and Workshop

    On Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 10 a.m., KTMPO will host a freight forum and workshop at the Central Texas Council of Governments, 2180 N. Main St., Belton, TX. The freight forum and workshop will give people the opportunity to express any freight handling or movement issues in the region. There will also be guest

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