Renfro Street Improvements - SH174 to Alsbury

renfro at 174
Location:  Renfro Street from SH 174 (Wilshire Blvd) to Alsbury Blvd
Approximate
Start Date:
Project started Summer 2019
Approximate 
End Date: 
Early 2020
Purpose: Increase the Renfro Street and Wilshire Blvd intersection capacity and improve traffic flow and safety. 
End Result:
- Add a free-right turn lane from SB Renfro Street to SH174 (adjacent to CVS)
- Install a median on Renfro at the intersection with SH174, including a hooded left into the shopping center at the northwest corner of the Renfro Street and Wilshire Blvd intersection
- Improve safety by changing the Gordon Street approach (at CVS) to right-in/right out only
- TXDOT required drive closure to one of the drive approaches at CVS on Wilshire Blvd
- Bulbouts at Murphy and Cindy Streets to improve safety of pedestrian crossing areas. 
Project Cost: Approximately $1.25M
Funding Source: 
Street Bond Funds 
Progress: 
June 2019: Concrete work underway at Cindy & Murphy intersections. Work will improve street crossing safety for pedestrians and bicycles. 
Closures/Detours:  Lane closures on SH174 and Renfro started 4/25. Work moved to Renfro first, SH174 lane closure will occur later in the project and be minimized as much as possible. 
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