Bond Update

Prop A: Roads & Drainage | $70 Million
Proposition A is for constructing, improving, extending, expanding, upgrading and/or developing streets, roads and intersections to include:
•               FM 1660 North and Limmer Loop;
•               FM 1660 at U.S. 79;
•               FM 1660 South and Front Street; and 
•               Other streets to be determined.
Additionally, this proposition includes utility relocation, drainage improvements, sidewalks, traffic safety and operational improvements, necessary rights-of-ways and other related costs.
National Public Works Week 2019 is over, but we still appreciate all the hard work from our Public Works Department.
Check out the National Public Works Week 2019 video here and learn more about what our Public Works teammates do!

Live Oak Street Reconstruction Project
We appreciate our partners at Community Impact for helping spread the word about exciting developments, like the beginning on the Live Oak Street Reconstruction Project!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for updates on funding, details and schedule. The meeting presentation can be found
here.
Hutto City Hall
500 W. Live Oak St.
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Pictures from the public meetings are here.

Live oak parking

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Upcoming Projects
Old Town Street and Drainage Improvements - 
(Beginning with Live Oak and Taylor Streets)
Plan is to provide some improvement to all streets within Old Town with General Obligation bonds approved by voters in November 2018. ($16.95M) These projects are currently under design construction to begin this September.  Construction to be done primarily by City of Hutto Crews. Public meetings with residents will be scheduled prior to construction. 

Live Oak Street Drainage, Waterline and Road Reconstruction - From West Street to Park Street
Planned Improvements -
 - One 12-foot lane in each direction
 - Storm sewer underground
 - Drainage improvements
 - Curb and gutter
 - Asphalt overlay finish
 -
4-foot sidewalks in each direction
 - Parallel parking in both directions
Project Schedule:

Fall 2019
 -Waterline installation – City Public Works Department
     - Approximately 4-5 months
 - Gas line relocation – Atmos Energy
     - Approximately 5-6 months
Spring 2020
 - Street demolition/reconstruction begins - City Street Department
     - Approximately 12-15 months
Estimated completion: Spring 2021          

Hwy. 79 median at Co-Op Boulevard
Construction is continuing as the contractor is finishing up the subgrade and base levels in preparation of laying asphalt in the coming weeks. Nighttime lane closures are continuing.

FM 1660 Intersection Improvements
City’s consultant is starting detailed design now with an anticipated start of construction (starting with FM 1660 and Limmer Loop) early in 2020. The following intersections are currently under design, with construction planned to begin in 2020.
 - North FM 1660 at Limmer Loop
- North FM 1660 at Hwy. 79
- South FM 1660 at Hwy. 79
TxDOT is currently under construction with a project to improve FM 1660 from King Lane in Hutto to FM 973. The project includes the addition of some turn lanes, improved shoulders, removal of a large curve, addition of sidewalk, resurfacing and drainage improvements. Once the project is complete it will provide improved function of FM 1660 in the southern parts of the City of Hutto.

CR 137
Planned improvements as part of the recent City of Hutto Road and Drainage Bond. Project will include reconstruction of the current road including drainage improvements and installation of sidewalk. Project currently scheduled to begin in 2021.

Overpass @ US 79 and CR 132 
Planned improvements as part of the recent City of Hutto Road and Drainage Bond. Currently in the preliminary design stage. City is evaluating options on alignment of roadway. Project will provide free north/south movement within the City of Hutto across the railroad and US 79 eliminating a huge barrier to mobility within the city and increasing safety and emergency response times.  This project will also include the construction of a jug handle road to connect the CR 132 overpass to US 79. 


Cottonwood Creek Channel Improvements
Flood hazard mitigation by addition of second channel to facilitate higher flows, includes a detailed engineering study. Currently in the planning and initial engineering study stage. 

Legends of Hutto Drainage Channel Improvements
Currently in the project evaluation and coordination stage. Construction expected to be done by city crews.


Prop B: Public Safety & Communications Facility | $5 Million
Proposition B is for planning, designing, constructing, purchasing, renovating, repairing, replacing, improving, expanding and equipping public safety and communication facilities for the City police department, including audio and visual technology and related software or hardware in connection with such facilities and other related costs.

Prop C: Parks & Recreation Facilities | $50 Million 
Proposition C is for constructing, acquiring, improving, renovating, developing and equipping, land, buildings, and supporting infrastructure for parks and recreational purposes, including
•               Renovation of existing parks and recreational facilities
•               Extension of roadways, trails, parking and/or drainage improvements at or integrated into parks; and
•               The purchase of any necessary rights-of-way and related  infrastructure and other costs.
This proposition authorizes the construction of and equipment for a recreation center and athletic fields.
Check out the first Bond-financed park project groundbreaking here!

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