Construction Projects

As part of its plan for continuous improvement, the City of Watauga Public Works Department will periodically undertake a water, sewer, street or traffic construction project. These projects focus on the city's infrastructure in the most need of repair.  Street or traffic projects may be implemented to provide for safe and effective driving conditions for all Watauga residents and visitors. Information on the most current construction projects will be added once the planning and bidding processes for the project are complete. 
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Wastewater CIP 2015:


Project is 79%  completed. New Scheduled completion date of March 2017

·         Grass replacement, street repair and clean up completed. Awaiting final inspection for:

o    Cathy Dr

o    Carousel Dr

o    ChapmanDr

o    Cheatham Dr

o    Denton Hwy

o    Dream Ln

o    Hanson Dr

o    Highcrest Dr

o    Lamar at Denton Hwy

o    Maure Dr

o    Maurie Cir

o    Old Whitley Road

o    Plum St

o    Shipp Dr

o    Stardust Dr

o    Whitley Rd

o    Gayle Dr

o    Pine St

 
Watauga Rd

All utility work has been completed. Contractor scheduled to start street repair, grass replacement and clean up within the first 3 weeks of December 2016

Memory Ln

All utility work has been completed. Contractor scheduled to start street repair, grass replacement and clean up within the first 2 weeks of December 2016

Charmaine Dr

All utility work has been completed. Contractor scheduled to start street repair, grass replacement and clean up within the first 2 weeks of December 2016

Chapman Dr (Between Memory and Charmaine Dr)

All utility work has been completed. Contractor scheduled to start street repair, and clean up within the first 2 weeks of December 2016


Moonglow


Sewer Main being installed at the 6700 block of Moonglow. installation of sewer line and 2 new manholes shall be completed with in the 2-3weeks. 


Rosalyn

Sewer Main being installed at the 5700 and 5800 block of Rosalyn. installation of sewer line and 2 new manholes shall be completed with in the 2-3weeks. 


Grace Hardeman Detour Map

Grace Hardeman Detour Map

Construction on Whispering Lane has been completed the week of Thanksgiving break and the traffic flow around Hardeman Elementary will change. Whispering Lane will be one way heading east.  Warrior Way between Hardeman and Watauga Middle School will be two way.  

Please note that pick up on Warrior Way will be on the north side of the street with your car facing west toward Maurie Dr.  Please remain in your vehicle at the curb and move forward as students are picked up.


Watauga Heights

*Whispering and Maurie is
now open to all thru traffic  

Saramac Dr.

All utility and street work has been completed. Contractor began work on clean up and grass replacement. Grass should be replaced within the first 2 weeks of December 2016

Whispering Ln.

All utility work has been completed. Last section of pavement repair near Cathy Dr to be completed the first week of December 2016.  Contractor began work on clean up and grass replacement. Grass should be replaced within the first 2 weeks of December 2016

Lindy Ln.

All utility and street work has been completed. Contractor began work on clean up and grass replacement. Grass should be replaced within the first 2 weeks of December 2016

Maurie Dr

All utility and street work has been completed. Contractor began work on clean up and grass replacement. Grass should be replaced within the first 2 weeks of December 2016

Tarrant County Community Develoment Project 42nd Year

CDBG Wastewater Project 42nd Year , will bgin on January 03, 2017, at the 5700 block of Saramac, 6100 Block of Lalagray Ln, Travis Ct and the 5700 block of Travis St. Traffic detour plan will be posted within the next 2 weeks and Construction Notices will be delivered to homes in the ares where work will be completed

Chapman Road/Cheatham Dr.

Rufe Snow Widening Project

Beginning June 27, 2016, the City of North Richland Hills will start the Rufe Snow Drive Widening Project starting at Watauga Road and progressing north towards Ridgetop Drive.  The project has a schedule of 426 working days.

The project includes widening the existing 5-lane section to a 7-lane section, similar to the portion of Rufe Snow south of Watauga Road.  The three signalized intersections (Watauga, Chapman, Hightower) will also be reconstructed with new signal equipment, and dedicated turn lanes where warranted.  Sidewalks will be provided along both sides of the new roadway.  While this project will greatly improve congestion in this heavily traveled corridor, the construction phase will be challenging at times for adjacent property and business owners.  NRH and Watauga staff will be working closely with the contractor to expedite the process and preserve as much mobility as possible during the work. 

The City shall provide Driveway entry signs along Rufe Snow Drive notifying motorist of business entry points where construction barricading blocks normal visibility of drive approaches.  These signs shall be part of the construction barricade placement.

Additional temporary signs may be granted to a business by the Building Official when construction initiated by a governmental entity limits or reduces the access or visibility of the business for more than 60 days.  The time allowed for the display of a temporary or portable sign may be extended to the full duration of the limited or reduced access or visibility.  Such signs shall be exempt from a permit fee.  To request a temporary sign contact the Watauga Public Works Department at 817.514.5839