I-35 at Yarrington Road


This project would replace and widen the bridge structure at Yarrington Road at I-35

Need & Purpose
  • Improve safety and mobility, including addressing the existing bridge that:
    • Is narrow and frequently damaged by vehicles too large to properly make the U-turn movements
    • Does not meet bridge height clearance standards over the I-35 mainlanes
Project Description
  • Construct new widened bridge structure at Yarrington Road over I-35 to accommodate six lanes with sidewalks
  • Construct new U-turn bridges in both directions
  • Convert two-way frontage roads to one-way frontage roads
  • Realign and widen segments of the I-35 frontage roads
  • Construction funded by the Hays County Road Bond Pass-Through Financing Agreement with TxDOT
  • Construction cost: $12.2 million
  • Public Hearing: September 2011
  • Finalized schematic and environmental documentation: May 2013
  • Plans Specifications and Estimates: April 2013
  • Construction letting: October 2013
  • Construction start: June 2014
  • Construction completion: fall 2016

Project Vicinity Map

Yarrington Road


Public Information Officer

TxDOT Austin District
P.O. Box 15426
Austin, TX 78761-5426

(512) 832-7000