5 ongoing and upcoming transportation projects in Frisco

Design work has started on the city of Frisco’s $6.6 million project to widen Independence Parkway to six lanes from SH 121 to Main Street. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
Design work has started on the city of Frisco’s $6.6 million project to widen Independence Parkway to six lanes from SH 121 to Main Street. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)

Design work has started on the city of Frisco’s $6.6 million project to widen Independence Parkway to six lanes from SH 121 to Main Street. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)

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The design phase will soon wrap up for the construction of two additional lanes on Lebanon Road that will stretch from Parkwood Boulevard to Ohio Drive. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Construction on a new traffic signal at Legacy Drive and Throne Hall Drive is expected to begin in March. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
Here's a look at some recent and ongoing road projects in the city of Frisco.


ONGOING PROJECTS

Independence Parkway lane additions

Design work has started on the city of Frisco’s $6.6 million project to widen Independence Parkway. Construction will widen the roadway to six lanes from SH 121 to Main Street.

Timeline: January 2020-September 2022 (design), October 2022-TBD (construction)

Cost: $6.6 million

Funding source: city of Frisco

Legacy Drive-Throne Hall Drive traffic signal

Construction on a new traffic signal at Legacy Drive and Throne Hall Drive is expected to begin in March. The city of Frisco recently contracted with Roadway Solutions Inc. for the work.

Timeline: March-June 2020

Cost: $400,000

Funding source: city of Frisco

RECENT PROJECTS


Frisco Street roadway

Design work is set to begin as early as April on the city of Frisco’s plan to construct a four-lane roadway on Frisco Street from Cobb Hill Drive to Panther Creek Parkway. The work will also include the installation of a water line.

Timeline: April 2020-June 2021 (design), July 2021-March 2022 (construction)

Cost: $5.25 million

Funding source: city of Frisco

Lebanon Road lane additions

The design phase will soon wrap up for the construction of two additional lanes on Lebanon Road and eastbound lanes of John Hickman Road at Preston Road. These lane additions will stretch from Parkwood Boulevard to Ohio Drive. Construction could begin as early as April.

Timeline: April 2020-March 2021

Cost: $4.38 million

Funding source: city of Frisco

Mahard Parkway roadway

The city of Frisco is planning a new six-lane divided roadway on Mahard Parkway between Rock Hill Parkway and U.S. 380. The design phase for this project is slated to end soon, and construction could begin as early as this July.

Timeline: July 2020-March 2021

Cost: $4.3 million

Funding source: city of Frisco


By William C. Wadsack
William C. Wadsack is the senior reporter for the Plano and Richardson editions of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as managing editor of several daily and weekly publications in North Texas and his native state of Louisiana before joining Community Impact Newspaper in 2019.


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