Fort Worth designing upgrades to Keller Hicks Road

The project is being designed and will begin construction in 2021. Keller Hicks Road will be reconstructed as a three-lane road between Lauren Way and Katy Road in Northeast Fort Worth. Keller Hicks will also be reconstructed as a two-lane roadway with turn lanes from Katy to US 377 in Keller. Other improvements will include drainage upgrades, new streetlights, and pedestrian and bike facilities.

Timeline: spring 2021-November 2021

Cost: $5.16 million

Funding sources: cities of Fort Worth and Keller, Centurion American
By Korri Kezar
Korri Kezar graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2011 with a degree in journalism. She worked for Community Impact Newspaper's Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto edition for two years before moving to Dallas. Five years later, she returned to the company to launch Community Impact Newspaper's Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth edition, where she covers local government, development, transportation and a variety of other topics. She has also worked at the San Antonio Express-News, Austin-American Statesman and Dallas Business Journal.


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