Blue Mound Road construction project proposed in north Fort Worth

A proposed Texas Department of Transportation project would stretch from US 287 to Intermodal Parkway in north Fort Worth. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)
A proposed Texas Department of Transportation project would stretch from US 287 to Intermodal Parkway in north Fort Worth. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

A proposed Texas Department of Transportation project would stretch from US 287 to Intermodal Parkway in north Fort Worth. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Texas Department of Transportation is currently designing future improvements to FM 156, or Blue Mound Road, in north Fort Worth.

The 5.4-mile project would reconstruct a portion of roadway from US 287 north to Intermodal Parkway. The roadway would be widened from a two-lane road into a four-lane, divided road with raised-curb medians. In addition to curb-and-gutter improvements, the proposed $53.6 million project would include upgrades to sidewalks, shared-use paths and bicycle paths in the area.


Timeline: TBD

Cost: $53.6 million

Funding Source: TxDOT

By Ian Pribanic
Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.


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