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County Hosts Virtual Open House for Hillside Terrace Improvements

Hays County is planning for improvements to Hillside Terrace to improve mobility, safety and connectivity. The County invites the public to learn about and participate in a Virtual Open House for the Hillside Terrace Improvements project. The online open house, managed by contractor HNTB, will allow area residents and stakeholders to share input on the proposed improvements to Hillside Terrace, which include:

  • Reconstruction and widening of Hillside Terrace as a three-lane roadway with a continuous center turn lane and shoulders from IH-35 to Old Goforth Road,
  • Reconstructing and widening of Hillside Terrace with 5’ shoulders from Old Goforth Road to FM 2001,
  • Intersection improvements to Hillside Terrace at IH-35 and Old Goforth Road, and
  • Improvements to Old Goforth Road to improve connectivity from Buda to Hillside Terrace.

Virtual Open House
November 9 – November 24

“Hillside Terrace is an important roadway in Hays County,” said Hays County Commissioner, Pct. 2, Mark Jones. “Reconstructing and widening the road will provide a safe and effective connection that will meet the needs of the growing community.”

Virtual Open House materials are available on the project webpage and include a video presentation and online comment form, available through November 24, 2020. The project team is also available for appointments, by phone or in-person, on Thursday, Nov. 19. Those who would like to make an appointment with the project team or request printed materials be mailed to their home may contact 512.400.4297 or

Comments may be submitted via the online comment form, as well as by email, mail, voicemail, or text. Comments submitted by mail may be sent to Hillside Terrace Improvements, P.O. Box 5459, Austin, Texas 78763.

Questions and comments are welcome any time, but to be included in the official record of the Open House, they must be received by Tuesday, November 24.

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