Lewisville City Council approves funds for Windhaven Parkway at Kansas City Southern Railroad Project

Lewisville City Council approved a contract for the Windhaven Parkway underpass project. (File photo)
Lewisville City Council approved a contract for the Windhaven Parkway underpass project. (File photo)

Lewisville City Council approved a contract for the Windhaven Parkway underpass project. (File photo)

The Lewisville City Council approved a contract with Sundt Construction Inc. to complete the Windhaven Parkway at Kansas City Southern Railroad Project.

The contract was approved for $16.57 million, according to the April 4 council meeting agenda item. Funds for the project come from the capital project accounts.

The project was broken into three volumes. The first volume, which included utility relocation, has already been completed, according to the agenda.

Volume two includes underpass work, and volume three includes paving and draining, according to the agenda item.

The project includes construction of about 1,500-foot extension of Windhaven Parkway from Cookie Lane to Brown Knight Lane, an approximately 100-foot-long railroad bridge, the construction and removal of temporary shoofly track, permanent track, new roadway underpass, stormwater lift station, utilities and other associated structures, according to the agenda item.


By Samantha Douty
Samantha Douty joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2021 as the Lewisville/ Flower Mound/ Highland Village editor. She graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2018 with a degree in journalism. But her passion for journalism started when she was 16 years old. Before joining Community Impact Newspaper, she reported on education for the Victoria Advocate, a rural South Texas daily newspaper.