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Notice of Public Meeting: Monday, May 24th, 2021

Wheeler Downtown Main Street Revitalization and Sidewalk Project

FM 2473

From SH 152 to E. Texas Street

Wheeler County, Texas

The Wheeler Economic Development Corporation and the City of Wheeler are proposing to demolish and replace pedestrian sidewalks and install lighting from SH 152 to East Texas Street along FM 2473 in Wheeler, County, Texas. This notice advises the public that the Wheeler Economic Development Corporation and the City of Wheeler will be conducting a public meeting on the proposed project. The meeting will be held on Monday, May 24th, 2021 at 505 S. Alan Bean Blvd, Wheeler, Texas 79096. The public meeting will begin at 6:00PM and will follow an “open house” format. The purpose of the meeting is to present the proposed project and receive public comment.


The proposed project will demolish existing sidewalks and install lighting along the east side of FM 2473 from SH 152 to East Texas Street in the City of Wheeler. This project will include the elimination of ADA barriers due to deteriorating and aged sidewalk and the lack of pedestrian lighting. All work will be completed within the existing right of way and no acquisition is expected. Impacts to businesses in the area is expected to be limited.

Any environmental documentation or studies, maps and drawings showing the project location and design, tentative construction schedules, and other information regarding the proposed project are on file and available for inspection Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at Wheeler City Hall, 505 S. Alan Bean Blvd., Wheeler, TX 79096. This information also will be available for inspection at the meeting.


The public meeting will be conducted in English. If you need an interpreter or document translator because English is not your primary language or you have difficulty communicating effectively in English, one will be provided to you. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs. If you need interpretation or translation services or you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend and participate in the public meeting, please contact Kristen Moudy at 806-367-0084 no later than 4 p.m. CT, Monday, May 24th, 2021. Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and accommodations may require time for the Wheeler Economic Development Corporation and the City of Wheeler to arrange.


Written comments from the public regarding the proposed project are requested and may be presented at the meeting. Written comments may also be submitted by email to the Wheeler Economic Development Corporation and the City of Wheeler, kristen@wheelertexas.org. All comments must be received on or before Friday, June 4th, 2021. Responses to comments received will be on file and available for inspection at the City of Wheeler once they have been prepared.


If you have any general questions or concerns regarding the proposed project or the meeting, please contact Kristen Moudy, Wheeler Economic Development Corporation, 806-367-0084



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