The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is making improvements to FM 1938. It is the largest road construction in the City of Southlake. The projects are a partnership between TxDOT, Tarrant County, the North Central Texas Council of Governments and the cities of Southlake, Keller, Westlake and Trophy Club.
Current Project Status : As of May 2017
The intersection of Southlake Blvd (FM 1938) & Davis Blvd has been completed. Current construction is focused around the intersection of Davis Blvd & Florence Rd. Landscaping is currently underway in the completed medians and parkways.
Additional project updates are provided to the City by TxDOT Mobility Coordinator Stephen Ranft. Those updates can be found on My Southlake News with the key word search FM 1938.
Project Details for Phase II
Phase II is a $20.6 million project to complete the extension of the roadway from State Highway 114 to FM 1709/Southlake Boulevard. The completed extension will improve safety and enhance mobility in Southlake and in Northeast Tarrant County. TxDOT has recently announced that it will likely be completed in summer of 2018.
The 1.6 mile project includes:
a four-lane roadway with raised curb medians from Randol Mill Road to FM 1709/Southlake Boulevard.
improvements at the intersection of FM 1938 and Southlake Boulevard (FM 1709) will provide dual left turn lanes to enhance mobility through the intersection.