Volume 9, Number 10
In Waco, the interchange at BUS-77 and I-35 has produced some confusion for travelers in the past as they navigate their way through town. The new I-35 reconstruction project has been planned to remedy the confusion by simplifying the interchange, alleviating congestion on the bridges, and making it safer for traffic to pass through. Much of the existing BUS-77 structure has already been removed, and it will be rebuilt at ground level, with some specialized techniques assisting with operation and efficiency during the work. | Read More
A chance conversation and a crazy idea in January 2019 unexpectedly led three TxDOT employees to an epic challenge and a higher call. As Victor Goebel (director of transportation planning and development for TxDOT’s Waco District) and Brenton Lane (transportation engineer supervisor) tossed around ideas for family vacations, District Engineer Stan Swiatek stopped in and heard them discussing the possibility of hiking Half Dome, a huge granite formation in Yosemite National Park, California. | Read More
I-35 Public Information Officer
Future Events Being Planned
We're now scheduling evening project-update meetings for the communities along I-35. If you'd like to have one in your area, call us and we'd be glad to get it set up for you.
The Waco District Office will be closed Nov. 27-29 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Drive safely!