Street Projects

Updated 9/9/21 - updated information shown in red

Blue Ridge Trail Street Reconstruction

Description: The project consists of the reconstruction of Blue Ridge Trail from Branchwood Trail to Country Meadows Drive (approximately 950 linear feet). 

The design contract was awarded at the November 18, 2019 town council meeting. Construction contract awarded September 8, 2019. All paving is complete. Sidewalks and clean up remain.  

Project cost: $1,010,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax

Anticipated completion: Substantially complete


Bruton Orand Northbound Turn Lane at FM 1171/Bruton Orand Intersection  

Description: The project is the installation of a northbound Bruton Orand Boulevard right turn lane at the FM 1171/Bruton Orand Boulevard intersection. The project includes approximately 200 feet of paving, sidewalk, traffic signal relocation, and possible franchise utility relocations. 

The design contract was awarded at the March 18, 2019 council meeting. ROW acquisition is complete. Construction contract awarded August 23, 2021. Anticipated start date of early October. 

Project cost: $550,000

Funding source(s): Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund), Tax Debt

Anticipated completion: February 2022


Colonial Drive Phase II (Whitney Lane to Homestead Drive)

Description: This project is the reconstruction of Colonial Drive, 2000 feet from Whitney Lane to Homestead Drive, and includes complete sidewalk and pedestrian ramp improvements.  Sections of existing failing sanitary sewer system will be replaced with this project (a separate wastewater project was created but combined into the design of the street reconstruction due to the timing of the design funding). 

A professional services agreement for design services, with Pacheco Koch Consulting Engineers, Inc., in the amount of $153,639.50, was awarded December 16, 2019. A CIP amendment was approved for the November 16, 2020 council meeting for the storm water project addition to the project. Construction awarded April 5, 2021. Working with franchise on utility relocates. Water line lowered and the junction box at Whitney intersection poured. Street opened August 13.

Project cost: $2,495,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax, Wastewater Other, Stormwater Other

Anticipated completion: November 2021


Edgefield Trail Street (Wood Creek Dr to Timber Valley Drive)

Description: This project is the reconstruction of Edgefield Trail, 1500 feet from Wood Creek Drive to Timber Valley Drive and includes complete sidewalk and pedestrian ramp improvements.  

A professional services agreement for design services with Criado & Associates, Inc., in the amount of $92,748.00, was awarded December 16, 2019. Design is ongoing. 95% plans received. Additional removal and replacement of storm main line is being added to the project along Edgefield Trail. Construction contract awarded June 21, 2021. Notice to proceed to be issued next week. 

Project cost: $1,410,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax

Anticipated completion: February 2022


FM 1171 Westbound Turn Lane at FM 1171/FM 2499 Intersection

Description: The project includes the installation of a FM 1171 westbound turn lane at the FM 1171/FM 2499 intersection. The project includes approximately 410 feet of paving, hike/bike trails, utility relocations and traffic signal upgrades. 

The design contract in the amount of $55,000 was awarded to Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. on October 3, 2016. Design is complete. In summer 2021, The Town and TxDot started discussions to enter into an advance funding agreement (AFA) for TxDot to complete the project with federal funding. Staff is working with TXDOT to amend the plans and turn them over to TXDOT to construct. Plan review meeting held, and contractor notified of cancelled award. 

Project cost: $998,000

Funding source(s): TIRZ, Grant/Interlocal


FM 2499 and FM 3040 Intersection Improvements

Description: The project involves improvements to the intersection of FM 2499 and FM 3040. Improvements include reconfiguration to provide a dual left turn, three thru lanes, and a dedicated right turn lane for each direction. The east-bound portion of FM 3040 will continue to have a dual-right turn lane as currently exists. 

Professional services agreement for design services was approved March 1, 2021. 30% plans received. Provided plans to TxDot and waiting on feedback.

Project cost: $ 2,210,000

Funding source(s): Other, Tax Debt


FM 2499 and Waketon Intersection Improvements

Description: The project currently includes the addition of westbound and eastbound right turn lanes, however, with recent application being made and discussions with the northwest property owner, staff is hoping to add both northbound and southbound turn lanes to the project scope. 

Design contract was awarded at the March 4, 2019 council meeting. Design is ongoing. 90% plans are under review. CIP amendment approved on February 17, 2020 to increase project $300,000 for necessary road improvements adjacent to the intersection. Construction contract awarded August 17. The east leg of the intersection, including the westbound right turn lane is open. 

Project cost: $1,900,000

Funding source(s): TIRZ, Dedicated Sales Tax, Tax Debt

Anticipated completion: January 2022


Forest Vista Drive Reconstruction Phase II

Description: The project consists of the reconstruction of Forest Vista Drive from Morriss Road to Chancellor Drive (approximately 1,500 linear feet). The Forest Vista Water Line project is being done with this project. 

A professional services agreement for design services, with Pacheco Koch Consulting Engineers, Inc., in the amount of $160,487 was awarded on January 7, 2019. Construction contract awarded April 20, 2020. Notice to proceed issued for June 29. A revised traffic plan was approved November 10. Traffic switch completed April 19, 2021. Glen Vista to Morris is complete. Work is underway on concrete damaged by rain that needed removal and repour.

Due to COVID, neighborhood meetings weren’t held, and an informational webpage was created

Project cost: $2,735,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax

Anticipated completion: October 2021


Garden Ridge Boulevard at FM 3040 Thru Lane

Description: The project consists of the construction of a southbound left turn lane on Garden Ridge Boulevard at FM 3040. The project includes the installation of the turn lane and creating a lane shift further to the north. The end configuration of southbound Garden Ridge Boulevard at FM 3040 will be a left turn lane, two thru lanes, and a right turn lane. Improvements to the crosswalk and pedestrian ramps along the north side of FM 3040 will be made and increased to eight feet to comply with the Town’s Parks and Trails Master Plan for future connection. This project was bid with Peters Colony Roundabout project. 

Design contract was awarded at the February 18, 2019 council meeting. Contract awarded on March 2, 2020. Franchise work is ongoing. Atmos Energy is working in the areas still, but not impacting construction beginning. Notice proceed issued for January 25. Notice to proceed was rescinded while contractor completes the Blue Ridge Trail project. Once complete, anticipate starting in October with completion in April 2022.

Project cost: $610,000

Funding source(s): Impact Fees, Decision Package (cash from General Fund)

Anticipated completion: April 2022


Interstate 35W (Tarrant County line to I-35W/I-35E Interchange – TxDot project)

Description: Widening the I-35W from four main lanes to six main lanes separated by a median for approximately 17 miles within the municipalities of the City of Fort Worth, Town of Northlake, Town of Draper, Town of Argyle, Town of Flower Mound, and City of Denton. 

No additional ROW is required.  Schematic drawing is 95% complete. Final plans are expected May 2023. Stakeholder's meeting held March 31, 2021 regarding this project, and the I-35W frontage road project. The frontage road project will occur first.  

 

Morriss Road at Valley Ridge Blvd. Intersection Improvements

Description: The project consists of the upgrade of the existing southbound left turn lane on Morriss Road at Valley Ridge Boulevard and constructing a westbound right turn lane on Valley Ridge Boulevard at Morriss Road. Also included is the reconstruction of the Town’s eight-foot multi-use trail and crosswalk along Valley Ridge Boulevard.  The end configuration of westbound Valley Ridge Boulevard at Morriss Road will be a left turn lane, one through lane and a thru/right turn lane. Project was bid with the Windsor Roundabout project. 

A professional services agreement with Pacheco Koch was approved on December 17, 2018. The construction award was approved at the September 16, 2019 council meeting. Notice to proceed issued October 19, 2020. A manhole must be lowered prior to opening the lane.  Anticipate opening the lane by September 20, with completion of project late September.  

Project cost: See Morriss Road Improvements Project

Funding source(s): See Morriss Road Improvements Projects

Anticipated completion: September 2021


Rippy Road Phase II (Pecan Meadows to FM 2499)

Description: This project consists of improvements to approximately 2,500 linear feet of existing two-lane open section asphalt roadway to a two-lane concrete urban collector. The project also includes an enclosed storm water collection system to improve storm water collection in the area. The project begins at the intersection with Pecan Meadows and extends south and east to approximately 300 feet west of FM 2499. 

Design contract awarded at the March 4, 2019 council meeting. Design is complete. Staff identified three additions to the current roadway project plans that will help the roadway project be expanded to also become a regional storm sewer improvements project.  A design contract amendment was approved September 21, 2020 to include the outfall location change to FM 2499 and the upsize of the box to accommodate Bradford Parks flow. Closing on ROW (for one parcel) is this week. The remaining parcel owner has not signed the needed documents.   Construction was expected to start in July. Permission received from the property owner to begin franchise relocates prior to closing. Final ROW acquisition is still ongoing. Due to the continued delay, staff is reviewing the plan to consider timing of project due to other projects in the area to minimize overlapping traffic closures. 

Project cost: $5,350,000

Funding source(s): Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund), TIRZ, Tax Debt


Sidewalks Links and ADA Improvements Annual Program

Description: Annual project includes the construction of missing sidewalk gaps, reconstruction of ADA Transition Plan identified sidewalk and ADA ramps and facility and park improvements to maintain Town sidewalks and ADA improvements. The Transportation Commission (TRC) reviews annually and recommends projects for the year.

The award of a contract to two vendors, VA Construction Inc. and Apex Concrete Construction Inc. was approved on December 5, 2016. The contract is for one year with four one-year renewal options. Ongoing/remaining projects:

FY 2020 program (locations remaining):

  • FM 407 (south side) – Country Meadow to Browning Drive – Design award was delayed due to revisions to the scope requested by the TRC. The limits were increased to Country Meadow (from east of Morris). Design contract awarded October 7, 2019. Design is complete. TxDOT approved the permit. Pedestrian easements from businesses along FM 407 is ongoing.

FY 2021 program (locations recommended by TRC on September 18, 2020):

  • Garden (Morriss to Wilkerson Park)
  • FM 407 (East of Browning to West of Cirrus Ct.)
  • FM 3040 (East of Garden Ridge to Flower Mound Korean Church)

Project cost: $150,000 annually

Funding source(s): Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund)


Streetlight Annual Project

Description: Annual streetlight project to add streetlights where needed. The Transportation Commission (TRC) reviews annually and recommends projects for the year. 

FY 2020 program (location remaining): Dixon Lane at Chinn Chapel Road – underway

  • Dixon Lane at Chinn Chapel Road – underway

FY 2021 program (locations recommended by TRC on September 18, 2020):

  • Garden Ridge at Paisley – payment made
  • FM 2499 at Surrey Lane – payment made
  • Valley Ridge Parkway at Timber Creek Road – payment made
  • Valley Ridge Parkway at Stone Hill Farms – project being pushed to next year due to lack of funding
  • Morriss at Broadway Avenue – payment made

Project cost: $115,000 annually

Funding source(s): Decision Package (cash from General Fund)


US 377 - South of FM 1171 to Crawford/Country Club Rd in Argyle (TxDOT project)

Description: The TxDOT project consists of the reconstruction and widening of US 377, a 2-lane rural highway, to a 4-lane divided urban roadway. Ongoing discussion between staff and TxDOT related to the 30” water line that needs to be relocated. (see Town water project for US 377/ FM 1171 Water Line Loop and Relocation)

Estimated construction cost is $89 million. 60% plans were provided April 2020.


Waketon Road (Chinn Chapel Road to Western Limits of Bradford Parks Subdivision)

Description: The project consists of the upgrade of the existing two-lane open section asphalt roadway to a two-lane urban collector street. The project includes the installation of the two-lane concrete street including an enclosed drainage system and a roundabout at the Waketon Road/Chinn Chapel intersection. This is a joint project with the Town of Double Oak. 

The professional services agreement for design services, with Halff Associates, Inc., in the amount of $243,225, was approved on November 21, 2016. An interlocal agreement in the amount of $2,966,905 was approved by Flower Mound on  April 20, 2020. Franchise relocates are underway. Construction contract awarded May 12, 2021. Notice to proceed August 9. Beginning August 19 (delayed from the 18th due to weather), westbound Waketon Road will be closed from Parksdale Drive to Chinn Chapel Road. Eastbound traffic will remain open for the duration of the project. No tree removal in Flower Mound; except for one tree in poor condition that CoServ will cut down. Tree removal in Double Oak is underway. Storm sewer work is underway.

Project cost: $8,466,905

Funding source(s): Interlocal Funds, Escrow, TIRZ, Tax Debt

Anticipated completion: September 2022


Wood Creek Circle Reconstruction

Description: The project consists of the reconstruction of Wood Creek Circle from Wood Creek Drive to the end of the cul-de-sac (approximately 320 linear feet).

The project was designed in-house by Town staff. Manager’s communication for survey professional services agreement was approved. Design is underway.

Project cost: $500,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax