is slated to begin early next year on a Central Texas toll road
that will serve as an alternative route for travelers. The new
stretch of roadway is designed to entice truckers and other
travelers to avoid toll-free Interstate 35 and other area highways.
will bypass I-35 east of Austin. When complete, the 90-mile
toll road will extend from Georgetown to Seguin, but could eventually
reach from Dallas-Fort Worth to San Antonio. The project is
expected to take seven years to be complete.