Gov. Abbott introduced Thursday that TxDot has received funding for enhancements on I-20 and Cotton Flat Highway interchange.
On Thursday, Governor Gregg Abbott and the US Division of Transportation introduced TxDot was awarded a $25 million grant in the direction of an Interstate 20 “Power Sector Security Challenge” for the Midland-Odessa space.
This challenge is about to demolish the present overpass of Cotton Flat Highway and I-20 to assist get rid of the potential of bridge strikes that publish a security danger and ease congestion.
“Enhancing the infrastructure within the Permian Basin is vital to the motion of individuals and items that help the biggest supply of oil and fuel manufacturing on this nation,” Governor Greg Abbott stated.
Power manufacturing is projected to double over the upcoming years and you will need to preserve and enhance the infrastructure within the space.
“Security is our high precedence and we admire the help from our federal companions to deal with a booming space that not solely advantages the residents of Texas, however the nation as an entire,” stated TxDOT Govt Director James Bass.
That is additionally the third challenge within the Permian Basin that has been awarded such funding.