By KAROLYN GEPHART
A Groundbreaking Ceremony will kick-off the construction of a 4-lane toll way in the median on State Highway 288. The event will take place Tuesday, June 6, at 10 a.m.
The groundbreaking will take place in Pearland in the Northwest Corner intersection of State Hwy 288 and FM 518/Broadway.
This toll way is being built to alleviate the traffic congestion along State Highway 288 from the Brazoria/Harris County line to just south of County Road 58 in Brazoria County.
Attending the ceremony will be County Judge Matt Sebesta, Commissioner Stacy Adams, Pct. 4, State Representative Ed Thompson, a Texas Department of Transportation Representative, and Gary Idoux of Brazoria County Toll Road Authority as well as City officials.
For more information contact Sharon Trower at 979-864-1200.