Waketon Road Widening and Drainage Improvement Project

Mar 7, 2017 by

At the March 6, 2017 meeting, the Town Council approved the interlocal agreement between the town and Denton County for the Waketon Road widening and drainage improvement project. The town also approved the engineering services contract.

Below are the links to the council agenda and ICA agreement:

03-06-17 agenda only

Denton County Waketon Road ICA

Double Oak Waketon Road Widening and Drainage Improvement Project (Preliminary Plans)

  • Engineer design plans began 2009-2010 and are 80%-90% complete
  • Waketon Road Widening and Drainage Improvement Project shall be from Cross Timbers Drive to Chinn Chapel Road
  • Approximately 2660 linear feet
  • Engineering and utility crews will be placing survey and utility markers
  • Requires easements and right-of-way for drainage, sidewalks, roadway improvements and planned round-a-bout
  • Anticipate future public meeting during final design phase
  • Anticipate going out for bids Fall 2017
  • Anticipate construction beginning 2018 and duration approximately one (1) year
  • Concrete roadway construction with street curbs and gutters and storm drains with underground storm water pipes
  • Sidewalk path planned on the south side
  • Improve roadway safety, provide for sidewalk on north and improve storm drainage; the roadway width will increase (approx. 7ft each side) from current est. 22ft width to est. 36ft width
  • Improve from narrow 2-lane asphalt roadway to a wide 2-lane concrete road with center turn-lane
  • Round-A-Bout similar to the one at Dixon Ln. will be constructed at Waketon – Chinn Chapel intersection by Town of Flower Mound

Check back for updates. If you have questions, please contact Charlie Wright, Director of Public Works, cwright@double-oak.com or 972/539-9464.

 

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