KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold a hearing on the proposed widening of FM 548 North from US 80 to SH 205, in Kaufman and Rockwall Counties. The hearing will be held on May 28 at North Forney High School Cafeteria, 6170 Falcon Way, with displays available for viewing at 6 p.m. and a formal hearing to start at 7 p.m.

There are two segments to the proposed project. Segment 1 would involve the expansion from a two-lane roadway to a six-lane divided urban minor arterial from US 80 to Windmill Farms Boulevard. Segment 2 would involve the expansion from a two-lane rural roadway to a four-lane divided arterial (six-lane ultimate) from Windmill Farms Boulevard to SH 205.

The maps showing the project design and location, tentative construction schedules, and other information regarding the project are available online at under the ‘Upcoming Public Hearing/Meeting’ tab.