Street Projects

Updated 4/8/21 - updated information shown in red

Blue Ridge Trail Street Reconstruction

Description: The project consists of the reconstruction of Blue Ridge Trail from Branchwood Trail to Country Meadows Drive (approximately 950 linear feet). 

The design contract was awarded at the November 18, 2019 town council meeting. Construction contract awarded September 8. Work is underway. Sidewalk and ramps are ongoing.

Project cost: $1,010,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax

Anticipated completion: July 2021


Bruton Orand Northbound Turn Lane at FM 1171/Bruton Orand Intersection  

Description: The project is the installation of a northbound Bruton Orand Boulevard right turn lane at the FM 1171/Bruton Orand Boulevard intersection. The project includes approximately 200 feet of paving, sidewalk, traffic signal relocation, and possible franchise utility relocations. 

The design contract was awarded at the March 18, 2019 council meeting. Construction bids received. ROW negotiations are still ongoing with anticipated completion in April; delaying construction award.  

Project cost: $550,000

Funding source(s): Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund), Tax Debt


Colonial Drive Phase II (Whitney Lane to Homestead Drive)

Description: This project is the reconstruction of Colonial Drive, 2000 feet from Whitney Lane to Homestead Drive, and includes complete sidewalk and pedestrian ramp improvements.  Sections of existing failing sanitary sewer system will be replaced with this project (a separate wastewater project was created but combined into the design of the street reconstruction due to the timing of the design funding). 

A professional services agreement for design services, with Pacheco Koch Consulting Engineers, Inc., in the amount of $153,639.50, was awarded December 16, 2019. Additional storm main line found to be deficient. It needs removal and replacement prior to the pavement reconstruction work beginning.  A CIP amendment was approved for the November 16, 2020 council meeting for the storm water project. Construction awarded April 5, 2021. 

Project cost: $2,495,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax, Wastewater Other, Stormwater Other

Anticipated completion: November 2021


Edgefield Trail Street (Wood Creek Dr to Timber Valley Drive)

Description: This project is the reconstruction of Edgefield Trail, 1500 feet from Wood Creek Drive to Timber Valley Drive and includes complete sidewalk and pedestrian ramp improvements.  

A professional services agreement for design services with Criado & Associates, Inc., in the amount of $92,748.00, was awarded December 16, 2019. Design is ongoing. 95% plans received. Additional removal and replacement of storm main line is being added to the project along Edgefield Trail.  Once the additional scope is incorporated in the plan set, the project will go out for bid. Final plans received. 

Project cost: $1,410,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax


FM 1171 Westbound Turn Lane at FM 1171/FM 2499 Intersection

Description: The project includes the installation of a FM 1171 westbound turn lane at the FM 1171/FM 2499 intersection. The project includes approximately 410 feet of paving, hike/bike trails, utility relocations and traffic signal upgrades. 

The design contract in the amount of $55,000 was awarded to Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. on October 3, 2016. Design is complete. Project award date changed from April to June to ensure franchises are clear. 

Project cost: $998,000

Funding source(s): TIRZ


FM 2499 and FM 3040 Intersection Improvements

Description: The project involves improvements to the intersection of FM 2499 and FM 3040. Improvements include reconfiguration to provide a dual left turn, three thru lanes, and a dedicated right turn lane for each direction. The east-bound portion of FM 3040 will continue to have a dual-right turn lane as currently exists. 

Professional services agreement for design services was approved March 1, 2021.

Project cost: $ 2,210,000

Funding source(s): Other, Tax Debt


FM 2499 and Waketon Intersection Improvements

Description: The project currently includes the addition of westbound and eastbound right turn lanes, however, with recent application being made and discussions with the northwest property owner, staff is hoping to add both northbound and southbound turn lanes to the project scope. 

Design contract was awarded at the March 4, 2019 council meeting. Design is ongoing. 90% plans are under review. CIP amendment approved on February 17, 2020 to increase project $300,000 for necessary road improvements adjacent to the intersection. Construction contract awarded August 17. Waiting on TxDOT permit. Pre-construction meeting held in November. CoServ relocates are complete.

Project cost: $1,900,000

Funding source(s): TIRZ, Dedicated Sales Tax, Tax Debt

Anticipated completion: September 2021


Forest Vista Drive Reconstruction Phase II

Description: The project consists of the reconstruction of Forest Vista Drive from Morriss Road to Chancellor Drive (approximately 1,500 linear feet). The Forest Vista Water Line project is being done with this project. 

A professional services agreement for design services, with Pacheco Koch Consulting Engineers, Inc., in the amount of $160,487 was awarded on January 7, 2019. Design is complete. Originally anticipated construction award at a March council meeting, however, award delayed award further due to staff vacancies. Construction contract awarded April 20, 2020. Notice to proceed issued for June 29. Signs placed; tree removal was delayed.  Project was discussed at July 20 council meeting. Update provided to town council on August 3; project to proceed with additional trees and irrigation added to the project. Work on replacing a storm inlet and pipe that was found damaged once the subgrade was uncovered is complete. A revised traffic plan was approved November 10. Contractor completing inlets and sidewalk on the south side. Traffic switch expected late next week.

Due to COVID, neighborhood meetings weren’t held, and an informational webpage was created

Project cost: $2,735,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax

Anticipated completion: May 2021


Garden Ridge Boulevard at FM 3040 Thru Lane

Description: The project consists of the construction of a southbound left turn lane on Garden Ridge Boulevard at FM 3040. The project includes the installation of the turn lane and creating a lane shift further to the north. The end configuration of southbound Garden Ridge Boulevard at FM 3040 will be a left turn lane, two thru lanes, and a right turn lane.  Improvements to the crosswalk and pedestrian ramps along the north side of FM 3040 will be made and increased to eight feet to comply with the Town’s Parks and Trails Master Plan for future connection. This project was bid with Peters Colony Roundabout project. 

Design contract was awarded at the February 18, 2019 council meeting. Design is complete. Construction contract awarded on March 2, 2020. Franchise work is ongoing. Atmos Energy is working in the areas still, but not impacting construction beginning. Notice proceed issued for January 25. Contractor is working with Atmos to determine the plan for working over their newly installed line.

Project cost: $610,000

Funding source(s): Impact Fees, Decision Package (cash from General Fund)

Anticipated completion: April 2021


Interstate 35W (Tarrant County line to I-35W/I-35E Interchange – TxDot project)

Description: Widening the I-35W from four main lanes to six main lanes separated by a median for approximately 17 miles within the municipalities of the City of Fort Worth, Town of Northlake, Town of Draper, Town of Argyle, Town of Flower Mound, and City of Denton. 

No additional ROW is required.  Schematic drawing is 95% complete. Final plans are expected May 2023. Stakeholders meeting held March 31, 2021 regarding this project, and the I-35W frontage road project. The frontage road project will occur first.  

 

Lakeside Parkway (FM 2499 to HWY121)

Description: Upgrade from a 4-lane to a 6-lane divided arterial including paving, traffic signals, street lighting and franchise utility relocations. 

In 2017, staff met with consultant to discuss grant funding eligibility and application requirements. Initial draft of grant application request prepared and submitted. In February 2018, the Town received word that grant funding from NCTCOG was not approved. In late 2019, the Town’s transportation consultant met with NCTCOG and indications are looking good to receive funding for this project. Anticipate design beginning this fiscal year. Project submitted for NCTCOG funding. Request is for the construction costs. The town received confirmation that we did not get NCTCOG funding this round, however, there are plans for additional rounds of funding. We are waiting on information on those future rounds.

Project cost: $8,540,000

Funding source(s): Impact fees, Interlocal/Grants, Other


Morriss Road at Valley Ridge Blvd. Intersection Improvements

Description: The project consists of the upgrade of the existing southbound left turn lane on Morriss Road at Valley Ridge Boulevard and constructing a westbound right turn lane on Valley Ridge Boulevard at Morriss Road. Also included is the reconstruction of the Town’s eight-foot multi-use trail and crosswalk along Valley Ridge Boulevard.  The end configuration of westbound Valley Ridge Boulevard at Morriss Road will be a left turn lane, one through lane and a thru/right turn lane. Project was bid with the Windsor Roundabout project. 

A professional services agreement with Pacheco Koch was approved on December 17, 2018. The construction award was approved at the September 16, 2019 council meeting. Notice to proceed issued October 19, 2020. Coserv still has additional work to do. Turn lane is poured with small area remaining to pour. The remaining section is still held up for franchise work completion. Anticipate pouring by April 24.

Project cost: See Morriss Road Improvements Project

Funding source(s): See Morriss Road Improvements Projects

Anticipated completion: April 2021


Rippy Road Phase II (Pecan Meadows to FM 2499)

Description: This project consists of improvements to approximately 2,500 linear feet of existing two-lane open section asphalt roadway to a two-lane concrete urban collector. The project also includes an enclosed storm water collection system to improve storm water collection in the area. The project begins at the intersection with Pecan Meadows and extends south and east to approximately 300 feet west of FM 2499. 

Design contract awarded at the March 4, 2019 council meeting. Design is complete. Staff identified three additions to the current roadway project plans that will help the roadway project be expanded to also become a regional storm sewer improvements project.  A design contract amendment was approved September 21, 2020 to include the outfall location change to FM 2499 and the upsize of the box to accommodate Bradford Parks flow. Closing on ROW (for one parcel) is this week. The remaining parcel owner has not signed the needed documents.   Construction was expected to start in July but may be delayed if ROW acquisition continues to be delayed. Once the ROW is acquired, franchise relocates need to occur prior to construction award.

Project cost: $5,350,000

Funding source(s): Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund), TIRZ, Tax Debt


Sidewalks Links and ADA Improvements Annual Program

Description: Annual project includes the construction of missing sidewalk gaps, reconstruction of ADA Transition Plan identified sidewalk and ADA ramps and facility and park improvements to maintain Town sidewalks and ADA improvements. The Transportation Commission (TRC) reviews annually and recommends projects for the year.

The award of a contract to two vendors, VA Construction Inc. and Apex Concrete Construction Inc. was approved on December 5, 2016. The contract is for one year with four one-year renewal options. Ongoing/remaining projects:

FY 2020 program (locations remaining):

  • FM 407 (south side) – Country Meadow to Browning Drive – Design award was delayed due to revisions to the scope requested by the TRC. The limits were increased to Country Meadow (from east of Morris). Design contract awarded October 7, 2019. Design is complete. TxDOT approved the permit. Obtaining pedestrian easements from businesses along FM 407.

FY 2021 program (locations recommended by TRC on September 18, 2020):

  • Garden (Morriss to Wilkerson Park)
  • FM 407 (East of Browning to West of Cirrus Ct.)
  • FM 3040 (East of Garden Ridge to Flower Mound Korean Church)

Project cost: $150,000 annually

Funding source(s): Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund)


Streetlight Annual Project

Description: Annual streetlight project to add streetlights where needed. The Transportation Commission (TRC) reviews annually and recommends projects for the year. 

FY 2020 program (location remaining): Dixon Lane at Chinn Chapel Road – underway

  • Dixon Lane at Chinn Chapel Road – underway

FY 2021 program (locations recommended by TRC on September 18, 2020):

  • Garden Ridge at Paisley – payment made
  • FM 2499 at Surrey Lane – payment made
  • Valley Ridge Parkway at Timber Creek Road – awaiting response from Oncor on estimate
  • Old Orchard Lane at Aster Drive – foundations installed
  • Valley Ridge Parkway at Stone Hill Farms – awaiting response from Oncor on estimate
  • Morriss at Broadway Avenue – payment made

Project cost: $115,000 annually

Funding source(s): Decision Package (cash from General Fund)


Traffic Signal – FM 2499/Chaparral Intersection

Description: The project includes the installation of a new traffic signal. Also includes ADA improvements at this intersection along with crosswalks. 

The design professional services agreement was awarded November 18, 2019. CIP amendment approved August 3, 2020 for $80,000 due to increased costs related to materials and ADA improvements. Construction contract awarded with an additional CIP amendment on November 16. Virtual preconstruction meeting held; notice to proceed is February 8. Poles to start going up late next week.

Project cost: $500,000

Funding source(s): Impact Fees, Other, Decision Package (cash from General Fund)

Anticipated completion: July 2021


US 377 - South of FM 1171 to Crawford/Country Club Rd in Argyle (TxDOT project)

Description: The TxDOT project consists of the reconstruction and widening of US 377, a 2-lane rural highway, to a 4-lane divided urban roadway. Ongoing discussion between staff and TxDOT related to the 30” water line that needs to be relocated. (see Town water project for US 377/ FM 1171 Water Line Loop and Relocation)

Estimated construction cost is $89 million. 60% plans were provided April 2020.


Waketon Road (Chinn Chapel Road to Western Limits of Bradford Parks Subdivision)

Description: The project consists of the upgrade of the existing two-lane open section asphalt roadway to a two-lane urban collector street. The project includes the installation of the two-lane concrete street including an enclosed drainage system and a roundabout at the Waketon Road/Chinn Chapel intersection. This is a joint project with the Town of Double Oak. 

The professional services agreement for design services, with Halff Associates, Inc., in the amount of $243,225, was approved on November 21, 2016. The plans are complete. Project was delayed until Double Oak was ready to bid. An interlocal agreement in the amount of $2,966,905 was approved by Flower Mound on  April 20, 2020. Franchise relocates are underway. Advertised for bid August 2. Staff met November 18 with Double Oak and Denton County representatives, and Halff Associates. A decision was made to modify the plans based on some cost savings measures that have been identified and rebid the project this spring.  This will allow the water line lowering to be accommodated in October. Project advertised, pre-bid held March 24, 2021. Award planned for May with construction beginning in June.

Project cost: $8,466,905

Funding source(s): Interlocal Funds, Escrow, TIRZ, Tax Debt


Wood Creek Circle Reconstruction

Description: The project consists of the reconstruction of Wood Creek Circle from Wood Creek Drive to the end of the cul-de-sac (approximately 320 linear feet).

The project will be designed in-house by Town staff. Manager’s communication for survey professional services agreement was approved. Survey underway.

Project cost: $500,000

Funding source(s): Dedicated Sales Tax