Town Projects

Current Town Projects

ProjectCost EstimateStatus as of March 27, 2018
Water Tower (PDF)$4.8 Million
Construction site preparations were started in September 2016, and the new tower has been operational since November, 2017.

The contractor is finishing up punch-list items and the old tower should be demolished in late April.
Master Drainage Study (PDF)$250,000To date the following has been completed:
Phase 4 survey is complete
Long Creek watersheds have been delineated, modeling is started
Inlet level delineations for local area analysis are complete
Phase 1 survey is in progress
Collins Road - US80 through Tripp Intersection (PDF)$8.6 Million
Engineering and design for the project were completed in early 2017. The Town is currently in the in the process of securing the necessary right of way and easements as well as coordinating with utility companies for the relocation of utilities (electric, cable, fiber, etc.) Both are anticipated to be complete later in the fall, with construction starting soon after.
Dallas County agreed to extend their 50/50 MCIP commitment an additional one million dollars to cover the increased costs to modify the project limits to include the consolidation of the two Tripp intersections. The modification enhances the overall safety, effectiveness and efficiency of the project for both the Town and the County.
In April 2017, Council approved issuing a Certificate of Obligation for $4,390,000.
Road Repair - Jobson and Barnes BridgeN/A
Repaving of Barnes Bridge and Jobson Roads was complete in April, 2018
State Highway 190N/A