The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will conduct a public hearing to discuss the social, economic, and environmental effects of the proposed improvements to United States Highway 380 (U.S. 380) from approximately ¼ mile west of County Road (CR) 26 (Denton County/Collin County line) to Farm-to-Market (FM) 2478, also known as Custer Road.

The six-mile section of U.S. 380 in Collin County runs through portions of the cities of Frisco, Prosper and McKinney.

  • The public hearing is set for Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Rogers Middle School, 1001 S. Coit Road, Prosper, 75708 

Prior to the public hearing, an open house will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., to allow for review of project exhibits. TxDOT staff will be available to answer questions during the open house. The public hearing begins with a formal presentation at 7 p.m., followed by a public comment period.

The proposed project will widen U.S. 380 from four lanes to six lanes (three in each direction) with a raised median and curb and gutter. The proposed project includes east and westbound, one-way, two-lane frontage roads with curb and gutter between CR 26 and CR 73. An interchange with ramp access is also proposed at the Dallas North Tollway and State Highway 289 (Preston Road) locations.

The environmental document, maps, schematics and drawings regarding the proposed project design will be displayed at the public hearing. Written and verbal comments from the public regarding the proposed project may be presented at the public hearing.

Oral and written comments may also be presented for a period of 10 days after the hearing. Written comments can be submitted to:

Robert Hall, P.W.S., CFM
TxDOT Dallas District Environmental Coordinator
4777 East U. S. Highway 80,Mesquite, TX 75150-6643

Written comments submitted after the public hearing must be hand-delivered or postmarked on or before Oct. 19, 2012, in order to be included in the public hearing record.