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Drainage Improvements

Project Description Status
Hammond Street Drainage Improvements

Storm drain pipes and inlets will be installed along Hammond Street between TimothyRoad and I-35W and along Timothy Road between Spurgeon Avenue and Timothy Road.

Design
Westcliff Drainage Improvements

This project is a multi-phase project to reduce flooding in the Westcliff South drainage basin. The first phase includes installation of pipe inlets on Surrey Street from Suffolk Drive to Seminary Drive.

Future project phases will install large diameter pipes and storm drain inlets to the north and south of the first phase.

Phase one is complete and design is underway for phase two.

Design

Municipal Court Improvements

Project Description Status
Public Safety and Municipal Court Building Renovations

This project will renovate the City’s Public Safety and Municipal Court Building. Design, construction, furnishing, and equipping the facility is planned. The facility will gain an additional courtroom, a jury deliberation room and a hearing room, as well as ADA improvements.

Design

Parks, Recreation & Community Center Improvements

Project Description Status
Fort Worth Zoo Creek Drainage Improvements

Drainage and erosion control improvements will be designed and constructed.

Design
Heritage Plaza Restoration

To ensure a basic level of functional operation required to reopen the historic facility, the plaza will be restored. Restoration will address water, electrical and structural issues. Bond funds will be used for construction costs.

Design
McLeland Tennis Center

Center improvements for accessibility(ADA) modifications and other facility improvements will be constructed.

Construction
Park & Recreation Maintenance Facility Phase 2

Park & Recreation maintenance operations will be consolidated into one facility located on James Avenue inside Greenbriar Park. The existing facility is being expanded and renovated to accommodate the city’s mowing program, Central District operations, trades infrastructure and South District operations sections.

Construction
Riverside Park Improvements

The park’s master plan is being implemented. Amenities include, but not limited to, practice fields, trails, canoe/kayak launch, parking lots, security lighting, playground replacement, and supporting infrastructure and equipment.

Design
Rosemont Park Improvements

This project will renovate and/or expand existing parking areas, additional security lighting, and construct an accessible group pavilion with ancillary amenities.

Construction
SW 121T Trinity Trails Clear Fork East Bank Extension

The Trinity Trails east bank will be extended for hike and bike trails with access to the Vickery Street Bridge.

Construction
Transportation Connections for Pedestrians and Bicycles to the Trinity River Trails

This project has five-locations and will be constructed in two phases. Phase 1 will add bicycle and pedestrian connections along Oakland Boulevard from Randol Mill Road to Rosedale Street, Westcreek Drive from I-20 to Kellis Park and at the River Park Trailhead. The connections include paved trails, sidewalks with ADA ramps at intersections, on-street bike lanes with striping and signage, and expanded parking facilities. (Construction to start October 2015.)

Phase 2 connection locations are from Quanah Parker Park to Handley-Ederville Road and on to Richland Hills TRE train station, and from the Forest Park Trinity River Trails to the Mistletoe Heights neighborhood via a pedestrian bridge. Connections at these two locations include paved trails, pedestrian bridges, a low-water crossing, retaining walls and on=street bike lanes with striping and signage. (Currently in final design stage.)

Construction

Street & Transportation Improvements

Project Description Status
Bluebonnet Circle Infrastructure Improvements

Existing water and wastewater lines will be replaced and the street will be reconstructed on Bluebonnet Circle.

Milestone Schedule

Interior lane concrete paving to be completed by Aug. 25, 2018.

Exterior lane concreate paving to be completed by Oct. 1, 2018.

Driveway approaches, sidewalks, pavement markings and cleanup finished by Nov. 2, 2018.

Street Closures Detour Map

Construction
Hemphill Lamar Connector

This project will construct the extension of Hemphill Street from Vickery Boulevard to Lancaster Avenue under the Union Pacific Railroad.

Construction
Henderson Street Improvements & Bridges

This project is part of the Trinity River Vision project. It includes design and construction of the three bridges that cross the new Trinity River By Pass Channel and the Fort Worth and Western Railroad at Henderson Street, North Main Street and White Settlement Road. Water, sewer and franchise utilities will also be relocated.

Construction
Live Oak Street Connector

Live Oak Street will be realigned from near the intersection of East 1st Street to connect to East 4th Street. the connection will provide unimpeded ingress and egress to the surrounding neighborhood.

Design
Six Points Urban Village Streetscape Improvements Phase 1

Streetscape improvements will be constructed in two phases in the Six Points Urban Village. Phase I will extend along Race Street from the Race/Belknap/Riverside Intersection to Grace Avenue. Phase I improvements include wide sidewalks, new on-street parking, pedestrian lighting, protected bike lanes, landscaping, decorative pavement, street furniture and public art.

For more information on the project, including the March 22, 2018 public meeting presentation featuring before and after images of Race Street, visit Six Points.

Construction
Six Points Urban Village Streetscape Improvements Phase II

Phase II of the Six Points project will construct streetscape improvements from Grace Avenue to Oakhurst Scenic Drive.

For more information on the project, including the March 22, 2018 public meeting presentation featuring before and after images of Race Street, visit Six Points.

Design
Trail Drive Extension

Trail Drive from University Drive to West Lancaster Avenue will be constructed as a two-lane undivided roadway with sidewalks, street lights and intersection improvements.

Van Zandt Lane, a new two-lane roadway from Trail Drive to Foch Street is also being constructed as part of the project.

Construction
University Drive and Colonial Parkway Traffic Signal Improvements

A new traffic signal will be installed at the intersection of South University Drive and Colonial Parkway to help improve traffic operations and safety at the intersection.

Construction

Water System Improvements

Project Description Status
Clear Fork Lift Station & Force Main

A lift station and sanitary sewer force main will be installed in order to eliminate sanitary sewer overflows. The project will affect the area on University Drive at the Clear Fork of the Trinity River.

Design
Colonial Area Wastewater & Water Improvements

The wastewater main that runs under Colonial Country Club Golf Course will be relocated under Mockingbird Lane and Colonial Parkway and the current wastewater lines will be abandoned. Existing water lines under Park Hill Boulevard will be replaced and the water line from Mockingbird Court to Simondale Drive and Lynncrest Drive will be relocated. To accommodate special events in the area, construction will be intermittent in order to avoid traffic issues.

On Hold
Como Area Wastewater Improvements

Deteriorated wastewater lines located in alleys in the Arlington Heights and Como neighborhoods will be replaced.

Alley between Pershing Avenue and El Campo Avenue From Faron Street to 250 feet east of Faron Street

Alley between Pershing Avenue and Birchman Avenue From 250 feet east of Faron Street to 100 feet west of Bourine Street

Interstate 30 From Merrick Street to Eldridge Street

Alley between Calmont Avenue and Birchman Avenue From Eldridge Street to 200 feet east of Kenley Street

Camp Bowie Boulevard From 300 feet east of Halloran Street to Horne Street

Alley between Lisbon Street and Valentine Street From Bedford Street to Chambers Avenue

Alley between Houghton Avenue and Diaz Avenue From Horne Street to Bourine Street

Alley between Wellesley Avenue and Houghton Avenue From Faron Street to Bourine Street

Alley between Wellesley Avenue and Houghton Avenue From Hervie Street to Merrick Street

Alley between Bonnell Avenue and Fletcher Avenue From Bryant Irvin Road North to Halloran Street

Bourine Street From Goodman Avenue to Fletcher Avenue

Alley between Kilpatrick Avenue and Bonnell Avenue From 300 feet west of Bourine Street to Bourine Street

Alley between Goodman Avenue and Kilpatrick Avenue From Horne Street to 300 feet west of Faron Street

Alley between Goodman Avenue and Kilpatrick Avenue From Hervie Street to Prevost Street

Alley between Libby Avenue and Goodman Avenue From Prevost Street to 200 feet east of Merrick Street

Alley between Blackmore Avenue and Libby Avenue From Hervie Street to Prevost Street

Alley between Shiloh Drive and Chariot Drive From Horne Street to Bourine Street

Construction
Downtown Wastewater Improvements

Sanitary sewer lines in the central business district will be replaced.

On Hold
Hallmark-Camelot Highland Terrace Area Sewer Rehabilitation

Sewer lines on the following streets / alley segments will be rehabilitated:

Old Hemphill Road from Valera Court to Altamesa Boulevard

Altamesa Boulevard from Old Hemphill Road to Sheridan Road

Sheridan Road from Avon Street to Sheridan Circle

Sheridan Road from Sheridan Circle to Highland Terrace South

Old Hemphill Road from Parkway Drive to Altamesa Boulevard

Highland Terrace from I-35 to Dupont Circle

Salem Court from I-35 to Berkshire Lane

Edgecliff Road from Kleinert Street to Melody Street

Cairn Circle from Edgecliff Road to Basil Avenue

James Avenue from Edgecliff Road to Old Crowley Road

Crowley Road from Topper Street to 150 feet north of McConnell Drive

I-20 eastbound frontage road from McConnell Drive to 130 feet west of Odel Drive

Wayside Avenue from I-20 to Southcrest Drive

Wellview Street from McCart Avenue to 650 feet north

I-35 frontage road from Altamesa Boulevard to 1100 feet south

Alley between California Parkway and Truelson Drive from Lenore Street to California Parkway South

Alley between I-20 and Grady Lee Street from Basil Avenue to 6th Avenue

Design
North Holly Sedimentation Basin Improvements

The existing vacuum sludge system operating on a track and pulley installed at the North Holly sedimentation basins will be replaced with a circular sludge scraper system for the removal of sludge.

Design
North Tarrant Express Water & Wastewater Line Relocations

Fourteen pipe crossings for water and wastewater lines on I-35W, from Loop 820 to I-30, that are in conflict with the additional roadway lanes for the North Tarrant Express project will be relocated. The project will be done in four segments:

Segment 1: I-35W from Loop 820 to US 81/287 - Completed by March 2018

Segment 2: I-35W from Loop 820 to I-30 - Completed by December 2018

Segment 3: Loop 820 from Randol Mill Road to north of the interchange SH121/SH 183 - Completed by January 2023

Segment 4: I-35W from US 81/287 to Alliance Boulevard - TBD

Construction
Oakhurst Area Water & Sewer Improvements

Water and sewer lines are being replaced on the following streets:

Primrose Avenue From North Sylvania Ave. to North Riverside Dr.

Westbrook Ave. From North Sylvania Ave. to Blandin St.

North Retta St. From East Belknap St. to Race St.

Plumwood St. From North Retta St. to Blandin St.

Alley between Marigold Ave. and Primrose Ave. From Blandin St. to 750 feet west of Blandin St.

Alley between Primrose Ave. and Yucca Ave. From Blandin St. to 750 feet west of Blandin St.

Alley between Primrose Ave. and Yucca Ave. From Blandin St. to 230 feet east of Blandin St.

After the utility lines have been replaced, the streets will be repaved.

Construction
Oakhurst Scenic & Yucca Water and Sewer Improvements

Deteriorated water and/or sewer mains in the Oakhurst and Sylvan Heights neighborhood association boundaries will be replaced.

The affected area includes: Oakhurst Scenic Drive from Watauga Road to Yucca Avenue (sewer)

Yucca Avenue from Blue Bonnet Drive to North Riverside Drive (water)

Bevans Street from Yucca Avenue to the dead end (water)

Design
Oakhurst/Riverside Wastewater Improvements

Sanitary sewer mains in the Oakhurst and Riverside areas will be constructed. Affected streets include:

West Lotus Avenue from Morning Glory Avenue to Bluebonnet Drive

Morning Glory Avenue from West Lotus Avenue to Bluebird Avenue

Daisy Lane from North Sylvania Avenue to Mapleleaf Street

Carnation Avenue from North Sylvania Avenue to Mapleleaf Street

Balsam Street from Marigold Avenue to Yucca Avenue

Penland Street from Conway Street to Brown Avenue

Conway Street from Colonial Street to Penland Street

Nies Street from Colonial Street to Penland Street

Brown Avenue from Colonial Street to Penland Street

Construction
Rosemont Area Sewer Improvements

Sewer lines on the following street / alley segments will be rehabilitated:

South Henderson from West Dickson Street to West Biddison Street

Lipscomb Street from West Dickson Street to West Biddison Street

Alley between Lipscomb Street and Travis Avenue from West Dickson Street to West Ripy Street

Alley between 5th Avenue and Baldwin Street from 150 feet north of West Ripy Street to 230 feet south of West Butler Street

Alley between 8th Avenue and Ryan Avenue from West Ripy Street to West Butler Street

Alley between West Waggoman Street and West Pafford Street from 250 feet west of College Avenue to 150 feet east to Travis Avenue

Alley between West Pafford Street and West Fogg Street from Lipscomb Street to 200 feet east of Travis Avenue

Alley between West Pafford Street and West Fogg Street from South Henderson Street to College Avenue

Alley between South Main Street and Bryan Avenue from East Ripy Street to East Pafford Street

Alley between Bryan Avenue and Stuart Drive from 200 feet south of East Ripy Street to East Pafford Street

Alley between Stuart Drive and South Jones Street from East Butler Street to East Dickson Street

Alley between May Street and St. Louis Avenue from West Dickson Street to West Pafford Street

Alley between Willing Avenue and 6th Avenue from West Ripy Street to 250 feet south of West Butler Street

Alley between Pafford Street and Fogg Street from May Street to South Jones Street

Alley between Fogg Street and East Dew Street from May Street to Bryan Avenue

Alley between St. Louis Avenue and South Main Street from West Dickson Street to Pafford Street

Design
South Wayside Area Sewer Improvements

Sewer lines on the following streets / alley segments will be rehabilitated:

La Brisas Street from 80 feet east of Las Brisas Street/Alamosa Street intersection to 230 Feet west

Glacier Street from Thornhill Drive to Spurgeon Street

Vermont Avenue from Thornhill Drive to Spurgeon Street

Alley between West Bolt Street and Malta Avenue from Travis Avenue to 300 feet east

Alley between West Malta Avenue and Flint Street from Travis Avenue to 300 feet east

Alley between West Anthony Street and West Seminary Drive from College Avenue to 650 east

Alley between St. Louis Avenue and South Main Street from Berry Street to Devitt Street

Alley between South Main Street and Bryan Avenue from East Bewick Street to 352 feet south

Alley between Bryan Avenue and Stuart Drive from East Bewick Street to 377 feet south

Alley between Hemphill Street and Union Pacific Railroad from 200 feet east and 200 feet north of Hemphill Street/Fogg Street intersection to 1460 feet south

Design
Upper Clear Fork Wastewater Improvements

The large diameter wastewater mains located within Trinity Park, along University Drive to I-30 and within the Union Pacific railroad, will be rehabilitated.

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
Westcliff & South Hills Water & Wastewater Improvements

Wastewater lines located on either side of Granbury Road, just south of the TCU campus, will be replaced.

Design

News

Meetings

Fall Festival at Fire Station Community Center: 7 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb St.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Fire Station Community Center: 6 p.m. Nov. 16, 2018; Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb St.

Fall Festival at Greenbriar: 6 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Lights On Afterschool at Greenbriar: 5 p.m. Oct. 25, 2018; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Fall Festival at Victory Forest : 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Victory Forest: 6 p.m. Nov. 15, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Hammond Street Drainage Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 22, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Westcliff & South Hills Water and Sewer Improvements Project Meeting: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7, 2018; South Hills Christian Church, 3200 Bilglade Road.

Bellaire Channel Stormwater Maintenance Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 22, 2018; South Hills Christian Church, 3200 Bilglade Road.

Six Points Urban Village Streetscape Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Nov. 8, 2018; Riverside Baptist Church, 3101 Race St.