Lebanon Road widening in Frisco to begin in June

The project will also build the eastbound lanes of John Hickman Parkway and Preston Road. (Elizabeth Ucles/Community Impact Newspaper)
The project will also build the eastbound lanes of John Hickman Parkway and Preston Road. (Elizabeth Ucles/Community Impact Newspaper)

The project will also build the eastbound lanes of John Hickman Parkway and Preston Road. (Elizabeth Ucles/Community Impact Newspaper)

Construction could begin in June to widen Lebanon Road from four lanes to six lanes between Parkwood Boulevard and Ohio Drive. The project will also build the eastbound lanes of John Hickman Parkway and Preston Road.

Timeline: June 2020-March 2021


Cost: $4.6 million

Funding source: city of Frisco


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