Segment 1 of the Southwest Bypass project is the construction of a new two lane roadway from IH-35 to 3,100 feet west. Design is complete. Jordan Foster began construction in August of 2017 and is anticipated to be completed in fall 2018. A groundbreaking was held for Southwest Bypass on Friday, September 8, 2017.
Segment 2 is the construction of a new two lane roadway from RM 2243 to 3,500 feet east (Segment 1). This will complete the roadway from RM 2243 to IH-35. Segment 2 construction started September 24 by James Construction and be completed in late 2019.