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District 5 Capital Projects

Animal Care & Control Improvements

Project Description Status
Silcox Animal Care & Control Facility Expansion Renovation and expansion of the Chuck Silcox Animal Care and Control Center will add approximately 100 new kennels and enhance quarantining/segregation capabilities. Construction

Drainage Improvements

Project Description Status
Burchill Channel Improvements The culvert crossing on McKenzie Avenue will be replaced with multiple box culverts. A retaining wall, vehicle access to the channel and downstream / upstream improvements will also be made. Construction
Trinity Boulevard Bridge & Drainage Improvements Existing culverts located at Trinity Boulevard between South Norwood Street and Bell Helicopter Spur are being replaced with a 4-lane bridge to improve drainage capacity and roadway safety. The roadway surface will be raised approximately 3-feet and the channel flow line lowered 4 ½-feet. Construction

Parks, Recreation & Community Center Improvements

Project Description Status
Bunche Park A master plan will be developed for this park. Amenities may include a playground, trails, group shelter, benches, picnic tables and security lighting. Design
Eugene McCray Community Center Expansion This project includes design and construction of additional space to the existing facility, as well as addition parking spaces. Design
Handley Park Road and Parking Lot Replacement The existing park roadway and parking lots will be replaced, reconstructed or expanded. This project will be completed as part of the center expansion project. Design
Handley-Meadowbrook Community Center Expansion The existing community center will be expanded, and park roadway and parking lot rehabilitation will be performed. Design
Mosier Valley Park Master Plan A master plan will be developed for the park. Amenities being considered include a playground, walking trails, a group shelter, benches, picnic tables, a multi-use court, security lighting and interpretive commemoration / historical designation area. Bid and Award
Quanah Parker Park Trails Extension to Arlington River Legacy Park New trails and bridges from Quanah Parker Park to the City of Arlington trail system will be constructed. This includes a trail connection from Mallard Cove Park to the Trinity Trails system. Construction
Titus Paulsel Park Playground Replacement The existing playground will be replaced. Bid and Award

Street & Transportation Improvements

Project Description Status
2015 Warning Flashers Warning flashers will be installed at various locations throughout the city. These flashers include school zone beacons, advance warning flashers and intersection flashers. Locations for warning flashers include Castelberry High School, Briscoe Elementary and Dillow Elementary. Construction Complete
Bicycle Wayfinding Signs Approximately 100 bicycle wayfinding, safety and educational signs will be installed throughout the City to promote awareness of vehicles and bicycles sharing roadways. Locations of signs will be in downtown, the near south side, TCU area, far north Fort Worth along Timberland and Tarrant Parkway, southeast Fort Worth along Maddox and Miller, south Fort Worth along Hulen, and east Fort Worth along Trinity Boulevard. Construction Complete
COG Regional Contract Signal Timing As part of the North Central Texas Council of Governments regional traffic signal retiming project, timing on 140 signals located in Fort Worth will be modified. Construction Complete
East Rosedale Street This is Phase 2 of this project. East Rosedale from Miller Avenue to Stalcup Road will be reconstructed as a four-lane divided arterial street . Sidewalks, storm drains and streetlights are also included in the project. Design
East Rosedale Street from US 287 to Miller Avenue East Rosedale Street from US 287 to Miller Avenue will be reconstructed as a four-lane street. Sidewalks, storm drain system, streetlights as well as traffic signals at US 287, Beach Street, Nashville Street, Vaughn Boulevard, Bishop Avenue, Ayers Street and Miller Avenue will be included in the project. Construction Complete
Miller / Wilbarger Intersection Improvements Intersection improvements that will improve traffic operations and pedestrian safety are being installed on Wilbarger Street from Miller Avenue to US 287. Design
Norwood Drive Norwood Drive will be reconstructed as a three-lane undivided minor arterial from approximately 1,400 feet from Trinity Boulevard to approximately 200 feet north of the Trinity Railroad Express crossing. An asphalt overlay will be performed from 200-feet north of the TRE crossing to SH-10 and the roadway will be widened to allow for a left-turn lane at SH-10. Trinity Boulevard will also be widened so a left-turn lane onto Norwood Drive can be added. Funding contributions were made from Tarrant County, impact fees, Bell Helicopter and the City's 2007 Critical Capital Certificates of Obligations Program. Construction
Parker-Henderson Road The existing two-lane roadway from Mansfield Highway to Lifestyle Circle will be pulverized and and overlay applied. The roadway from Lifestyle Circle to David Strickland will be reconstructed and sidewalks installed on both sides of the street. Sidewalks will also be installed on the west side of the street from David Strickland to Kellis and on the east side of the street from David Strickland to Willow Springs. The existing bridge will also be replaced. Design
Precinct Line Road from Concho Trail to Randol Mill Road This segment of roadway will be repaved with asphalt surface and cement subgrade. No curb, gutter or sidewalk improvements will be made. Planning
Quail Road & Willard Road Improvements Street improvements will be made on the following street segments: Quail Road from the pavement change to the south cul-de-sac Willard Road from East Loop 820 to Quail Road Bid and Award
Randol Mill Road from Loop 820 to Precinct Line Road Randol Mill Road from Loop 820 to Precinct Line Road will be reconstructed. Intersection capacity and safety improvements include widening of the roadway shoulders, adding a left-turn lane near Old Randol Mill Road and construction of a roundabout at Precinct Line Road. Design
Trinity Boulevard Phase 1 – From Loop 820 to Salado Trail This section of roadway will be reconstructed to a 4-lane, divided concrete arterial. This developer-led project includes a landscaped median, multi-use trails on each side of the roadway, drainage system improvements, and new water and sanitary sewer lines. A roundabout will be constructed at the entrance to Trinity Lakes Development, and a traffic signal will be reconstructed at the Salado Trail intersection. After project completion, Trinity Boulevard will no longer be in a floodplain. Phase 2 – From Salado Trail to Thames Trail A 4-lane, divided concrete arterial is planned for this section of Trinity Boulevard. A landscaped median, multi-use trails on each side of the road, drainage improvements and water and sanitary sewer lines will be constructed. This project is funded from the Tarrant County 2006 Bond Program and Federal Highway Administration. Design
Trinity Boulevard Street Lights Forty street lights will be replaced or installed with new infrastructure and technology on Trinity Boulevard from House Anderson Road to FM 157 (Industrial Boulevard). Design
UPPR Quite Zone Improvements along East Rosedale Cooridor Railroad crossing improvements along the UPPR rail line and East Rosedale Cooridor will be made. Locations include: UPRR Crossing at South Ayers UPRR at Miller Avenue UPRR at South Hughes Avenue UPRR Crossing at South Tierney Road UPRR Crossing at Winnie Street UPRR Crossing at South Handley Drive Design
UPRR Quiet Zone at Winnie Street A quiet zone will be installed at the UPRR railroad crossing on Winnie Street, and the street will be closed. Construction Complete

Water System Improvements

Project Description Status
Central Meadowbrook Wastewater Improvements Deteriorated wastewater lines located in the Meadowbrook and Handley areas will be replaced. Affected streets include Tierney Road, Weiler Boulevard and Cravens Road. Design On Hold
East Fort Worth Water & Stormwater Utility Infrastructure Improvements Existing water and wastewater mains will be replaced on the following streets: McGee Street from the north dead end to Craig Street Routt Street from Forest Avenue to Hunter Street Routt Street from Hunter Street to Milam Street Routt Street from Milam Street to Mims Street Hunter Street from Church Street to East Lancaster Avenue Lumber Street from Church Street to East Lancaster Avenue Rockhill Road from Blueridge Drive to Oak Hill Road Jacqueline Road from Weiler Boulevard to Jacqueline Court Monterrey Drive from Danciger Drive to Oak Hill Road Meadowbrook Drive from Sandy Lane to Escalante Avenue Halbert Street from Routt Street to Church Street Stormwater improvements will be made on Jacqueline Road from Weiler Boulevard to Yolanda Drive and on Monterrey Drive from Danciger Drive to Oak Hill Road. Culverts will be replaced on Meadowbrook Drive from Sandy Lane to Escalante Avenue. Design
Fairhaven & Central Meadowbrook Area Water and Wastewater Improvements Deteriorated wastewater mains on the southeast side of Downtown Fort Worth will be replaced. These mains are at various locations bound on the west by Miller Avenue, on the south by Wilbarger Street, on the north by I-30, and on the east by Loop 820. Design On Hold
Handley Area Water & Wastewater Improvements Contractors are repairing wastewater lines on two segments of West Pioneer Parkway (Spur 303) in Fort Worth as part of the city’s Handley Area Water and Wastewater Improvement project. The project is expected to be complete by July 2018. A water line under Handley Drive, from East Rosedale Street to Craig Street, is being replaced. Wastewater line work is also being done on Quail Road and Dowdell Road within Eugene McCray Park. The park is located on the west side of Lake Arlington. Construction
Southeast Fort Worth Water & Wastewater Improvements Water and/or wastewater lines are being replaced on the following streets: Donalee Street from East Berry Street to Reed Street Dorman Street from East Seminary Drive to Mansfield Highway Dowdell Street from Grayson Street to Baylor Street Hardeman Street from Erath Street to Martin Luther King Jr Freeway Nolan Street from East Seminary Drive to Mansfield Highway Shackleford Street from Martin Street to Moberly Street South Edgewood Terrace from Eastland Street to Wilbarger Street Vinetta Drive from Moberly Street to Pecos Street After the utility work is completed, a temporary asphalt repair will be done until the street can be scheduled for rehabilitation or reconstruction by the Transportation & Public Works Department. Construction
Village Creek Reclamation Facility Biosolids Storage Tanks Two bio-solid ground storage tanks will be installed at the Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility. Design
Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility - Peak Flow Management Infrastructure that manages influent peak wastewater flows during wet weather events will be installed at the Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility. Construction
Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility Energy Improvements This phase of the project will modify the methane gas system and make electrical improvements to allow the second turbine generator to operate full-time and allow the plant to export power during normal flow operations. Design
Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility Odor Control Improvements Phase 1 of this project will reconstruct the deteriorated wastewater structure at the Walker Branch connection to West Fork Interceptors to improve odor control in the collection system and Village Creek Reclamation Facility. Phase 2 will rehabilitate a deteriorated wastewater line in Gateway Park. Design
Village Creek Water Reclamation Facility Switchgear Replacements Aging and obsolete switchgears at the Village Creek Reclamation Facility will be removed, modified and/or replaced. Design
Water & Wastewater Improvements - Various Areas Wastewater lines will be replaced in these areas: Halbert Street at Normandy Drive Morrison Drive from John T White Road to I-30 Dove Drive from Kuban Boulevard to John T White Road Perimeter of Stonegate Mobile Home Park Design On Hold

Bond Projects

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