Walker Street Extension

GO Bond Funding: $1.5 million Walker Street Extension Project Sheet (PDF)

Scope of work: Construct the extension of Walker Street from Texas Avenue east to FM 270 as a two-lane collector with six-foot sidewalks.

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Walker street extension project original schedule chartThe original schedule, as of September 2019, has the design phase of the Walker St. Extension Project planned in 2022, quarters 1, 2, 3 and 4. Land acquisition is scheduled to begin quarter 3 of 2022 through quarter 2 of 2023. Construction bidding is scheduled for quarter 3 of 2023 with construction following beginning in quarter 4 of 2023 for a year. Construction time is an estimate as each bid is awarded based on cost and time submitted by the contractor.

Walker street extension project current schedule chartThe current schedule, as of January 2021, shows the design phase of the Walker St. Extension Project beginning in quarter 1 of 2022 and lasting thru quarter 2 of 2023. Land acquisition is scheduled to begin quarter 3 of 2022 through quarter 2 of 2023. Construction bidding is scheduled for quarter 3 of 2023 with construction following beginning in quarter 4 of 2023 for a year. Construction time is an estimate as each bid is awarded based on cost and time submitted by the contractor.

Project Status as of Jan 2021: GO Bond Project; Programmed in CIP to begin design in FY2022 due to debt capacity; The City Manager is committed to meet with neighborhood residents prior to this project moving forward.