City Council Workshop
September 12, 2013
On August 13th TxDOT introduced a
Thoroughfare Transfer Program.
State owned thoroughfares that function as local
streets were to be transferred to the local
Pavement & Pavement Markings
Local government would be responsible for
capital improvements and the operation &
Rehabilitation & Reconstruction
Expansion & Grade Separations
Details about the program and the process for
transferring the streets were limited.
Meeting of the Texas Transportation
Commission on August 29th provided
Program is voluntary, not mandatory.
One-time funds for maintenance may be available
from TxDOT if a thoroughfare is transferred.
Staff is scheduled to meet with TxDOT in the
near future to continue discussing this program.