McKenzie Hembry neighborhood to see street improvement project this fall

(Tobi Carter/Community Impact Staff)
(Tobi Carter/Community Impact Staff)

(Tobi Carter/Community Impact Staff)

The city of Lewisville is finishing design on a project to rebuild portions of McKenzie, Hembry, Red Bud and Mesquite streets.

The streets will be reconstructed with concrete pavement, curbs and gutters, according to a city memo. New utility and drainage lines will also be installed, the memo stated. Willow Street will be milled and covered in asphalt once the sewer line is replaced, according to the memo.

Lewisville City Council voted June 1 to authorize city staff to seek rights of way and easements from 12 property owners in the area so the project can advance.

Timeline: Construction expected to begin in fall 2020

Cost: $4.2 million


Funding source: city of Lewisville
By Valerie Wigglesworth
Valerie has been a journalist for more than 30 years. She is currently managing editor for DFW Metro for Community Impact Newspaper.


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