Street Projects

Updated 8/17/18 - updated information shown in red
 

Aberdeen Drive Extension - Lake Forest Boulevard Connection (Developer)

The project is a new urban minor arterial, approximately 2,300 linear feet, installed between Lake Forest Drive and FM 2499. Westbound lanes between Lake Forest Drive and Hilliard Drive were previously constructed. The developer is designing the project.  Current design is complete and the plans are at TxDot awaiting a permit. Preconstruction meeting was held.  Franchise relocations are underway. Signal poles are ordered and scheduled for January delivery. Expected completion date is April 2019.

Denton Creek Boulevard Bridge and Spine Road 12-Inch Water line (Graham Branch Crossing)


The project includes the design of a 260 foot multiple span 4-lane bridge, a 12” water line, and a 12” re-use water line, both extending to the bridge limits. The project also includes all required survey, geotechnical services, environmental assessments, hydraulic analyses, and permitting. The professional services agreement for the design phase services award was approved at the May 7 Town Council meeting. Design is ongoing. Survey has begun.

Firewheel Drive (from north of Garden Road to south of Milford Drive)  

 

The project includes the completion of 340 feet of a four lane section of Firewheel Drive. The professional services agreement with Nathan D. Maier Consulting Engineers, Inc., to provide professional engineering services, in an amount not to exceed $56,560, was approved by Town Council on November 7, 2016. 100% plans were received. Oncor utility relocation is being coordinated.  Construction contract awarded to CamCrete Contracting, Inc., in the amount of $393,734.00 on June 18, 2018. Staff met with Grace Church to go over the project with them. Franchise utility relocates are underway.  

Anticipated completion: March 2019


FM 1171 at River Walk Drive Intersection

The project consists of a westbound right-turn lane, northbound left-turn lane, and southbound left-turn lane at FM 1171 and River Walk Drive.  The project will also include approximately 400 feet of new sidewalk along westbound right-turn lane and traffic signal improvements at the intersection. The professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., for the design of the project in the amount of $87,500, was approved by Town Council on December 4, 2017. Design is ongoing. 60% plans received.


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


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 ongoing.
Right-of-way acquisition is ongoing. Buried utilities were located and several lines will need to be relocated.
TxDot resubmittal is at TxDot

 

FM 2499 at Lakeside Parkway Northbound Right Turn Lane

The project consists of the design of a northbound right turn lane along FM 2499 at Lakeside Parkway. The professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., to provide design services for the project, was awarded at the March 5, 2018 council meeting. Design is ongoing. 95% plans provided. TxDot returned comments; they are being addressed. Planning meeting held August 1.


FM 2499 Roadway/Drainage Improvements

The project includes the replacement of an undersized drainage structure under FM 2499 west of the FM 2499/Gerault intersection, the installation of a new drainage structure for the existing drainage structure that is being replaced running along the western side of FM 2499 to Denton Creek, and the extension of the fly-over lane into Grapevine and FM 2499/Gerault Intersection improvements. A professional services agreement with Northgate Constructors, providing for the preliminary design of the drainage Improvements portion of the project, in the amount of $492,168 was approved by the Town Council on December 15, 2014. RTC approved $7M funding for the project on January 15, 2015. Amendment No. 1 to the PSA increasing the design contract in the amount of $383,092 was approved by Town Council on July 20. The construction contract to Mario Sinacola & Sons Excavating, Inc., in the amount of $6,975,634.45, was approved by Town Council on June 19, 2017. A change order was approved by Council on March 5, 2018. Ongoing work/installations:

  • Curb ramps and punch list items
Turn lanes scheduled to open after traffic rails are complete under the flyover.

 Anticipated completion: August 2018

 

Lake Forest Boulevard Culvert Crossing and Waterline Improvements (Foxborough Trail to Lincoln Court)

 

The project consists of the construction of approximately 700 feet of two
lane concrete curb and gutter roadway. The project also includes two box culverts creek crossings, retaining walls, enclosed drainage system and 800 feet of 12 inch waterline. The professional services agreement for the design, with CP&Y, Inc., in the amount of $123,510, was approved by Town Council on November 7, 2016. Construction contract was awarded to Joe Funk Construction, Inc., in the amount of $1,332,670.69, by Town Council on April 16, 2018. Notice to proceed issued June 11. Another resident meeting was held on July 20.
  Retaining wall base pours continuing this week. Temporary trail is complete. Anticipate road opening/substantial completion in October  

Anticipated completion: November 2018

 

Sidewalks Links and ADA Improvements program - 2018

 

This annual project includes the construction of missing sidewalk gaps, reconstruction of ADA Transition Plan identified sidewalk and ADA ramps and facility and park improvements, for the purpose of maintaining Town sidewalks and ADA improvements. The award of a contract to two vendors, VA Construction Inc. and Apex Concrete Construction Inc., for a first year estimated amount of $416,000 was approved by Town Council on December 5. 2016. The contract is for one year with four one-year renewal options. Ongoing projects:


  • FM 407 (south side) - east of Morriss to Browning Drive (Approximately 1000 linear feet) - location recommended by the Transportation Commission in the FY18/19 budget year
Skillern Road Improvements

The project consists of widening Skillern Road from a two lane asphalt section to two lane concrete rural collector section between River Hill Drive and Flower Mound Road (880 feet).  The project will include a southbound right turn lane on Flower Mound Road and a northbound right turn lane on Skillern Road. The professional services agreement with Wade Trim, Inc., for the design of the project in the amount of $59,999, was approved by Town Council on December 18, 2017. Design is complete. Advertised for bids June 24, 2018, with anticipated award in August. Construction is planned to start in October, with the road, north of River Hill to Flower Mound Rd., to be shut down for three months.  Coram Deo and St. Nicholas Church were notified of the shutdown, as well as Town emergency teams. Notifications will be sent to HOA’s, posted on social media as well as message boards prior to the beginning of construction. Expected completion is February 2019.

S
treet Reconstruction Projects 2016 - Woodbine 

 

This project originally included both Yucca and Woodbine streets. After design it was determined to combine Yucca with the Churchill project for bidding. (Yucca and Churchill Street Improvements) 

On June 20, 2016 the professional services agreement with Ciado and Associates, Inc., to provide professional engineering services, in the amount of $181,249, was approved by Town Council. On June 5, 2017 the Town Council approved Amendment No. 2 in the amount of $17,937 to the professional services contract to provide additional design services associated with the relocation and replacement of approximately 1,150 linear feet of waterline along Yucca Drive. The construction award to Tiseo Paving Company for Woodbine, in the amount of $1,937,088.50, was approved by Town Council on August 21. Paving of half of the road is complete. Concrete removal of the other half (northbound) is underway.

Anticipated completion: October 2018

Traffic Signal – FM 2499/College Parkway Intersection and FM 2499/Silveron Boulevard-Lakeside Village Road Intersection

The project includes the installation of new traffic signals. A professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., to provide traffic signal design services, in the amount of $28,000, was approved by Town Council on May 15, 2017.
Waiting on approval for the FM2499/Silveron signal from the Fort Worth District TxDot office. Plans are 90% complete.

Anticipated completion: FM2499/College Parkway - complete

Traffic Signal – US 377/Canyon Falls Intersection and FM 407/Browning- Highland Village Intersections
 

The project includes installation of a new temporary traffic signal. The project also includes the replacement and upgrade of the existing traffic signals located at the FM 407/Browning-Highland Village intersection. In addition, the new poles will allow for some additional efficiency in the north/south direction that will aid in getting traffic through the intersection. With this project, Highland Village has committed to re-striping a portion of the roadway that is within Highland Village to allow for the upgrade to happen. A professional services agreement with Stantec Consulting Service, Inc, in the amount of $45,330, was approved by Town Council on June 5, 2017. It is estimated that the completion of both sets of plans will take 98 calendar days. Ongoing work/installations:

US 377/Canyon Falls: 

  • Plans were sent to TxDot for permit approval. Staff has been in discussions with UPRR (United Pacific Railroad) regarding comments they have on the plans. TxDot comments were received, addressed and returned to TxDot. UPRR has the plans and will provide their own plan review, which is estimated to take three to six months. Staff received feedback from Denton County regarding the immediate need for this project, so a decision was made to move forward with installation despite UPRR not being complete with their review. Scheduled for October construction award. 

FM 407/Browning-Highland Village (reconstruction only): 

  • Design is ongoing. Plans are 90% complete. Plans sent to TxDot for permit approval. Anticipate construction beginning in the fall.

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

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. The professional services agreement for the design phase services, with Halff Associates, Inc., in the amount of $243,225, was approved by Town Council on November 21, 2016. ROW acquisition is almost complete.  The plans are complete. Staff planned to bid this summer; however this is a joint project with the town of Double Oak to accommodate the continuation of Waketon Road and will be bid together as one construction project. Double Oak is not complete with their design or ROW acquisition, so the project construction schedule will be delayed until Double Oak is ready to bid.

Yucca and Churchill Street Improvements


The project consists of reconstructing Yucca Drive from Sagebrush to approximately 700 feet south of Cross Timbers and extending Churchill Drive approximately 400 feet to connect to Yucca Drive. The project also consists of drainage, water, sidewalk, and trail improvements. On June 20, 2016 the professional services agreement with Ciado and Associates, Inc., to provide professional engineering services, in the amount of $181,249, was approved by Town Council. On June 5, 2017 the Town Council approved Amendment No. 2 in the amount of $17,937 to the professional services contract to provide additional design services associated with the relocation and replacement of approximately 1,150 linear feet of waterline along Yucca Drive.
Council award scheduled for August 20, 2018.