The Red Ledger

Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

According+to+Fairview+Town+Engineer+James+Chancellor%2C+it+is+%E2%80%9Csafe+to+say%E2%80%9D+construction+will+be+finished+by+May.
Back to Article
Back to Article

Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

According to Fairview Town Engineer James Chancellor, it is “safe to say” construction will be finished by May.

According to Fairview Town Engineer James Chancellor, it is “safe to say” construction will be finished by May.

Grace Nguyen

According to Fairview Town Engineer James Chancellor, it is “safe to say” construction will be finished by May.

Grace Nguyen

Grace Nguyen

According to Fairview Town Engineer James Chancellor, it is “safe to say” construction will be finished by May.

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






After nearly three years of construction, Stacy Road approaches completion. Although TxDot has yet to release an official completion date, according to Fairview Town Engineer James Chancellor, it is “safe to say” construction will be finished by May. 

Over the last few years, Stacy Road has overgone multiple changes including the addition of new traffic signals, pedestrian sidewalks and road lanes.

“Stacy Road is being widened from two lanes to four lanes from SH5 to FM138,” Chancellor said. “The median is being constructed extra wide to provide room for an ultimate six lanes of traffic as demand increases.” 

Chancellor does not anticipate Stacy Road will experience any more delays in construction.

“The only remaining delays would be weather related such as below freezing temperatures or rainfall,” Chancellor said.

Residents near Stacy are glad the long construction project will be finished soon.

“It’ll be a really big relief when it’s done,” senior Carlo Yundt-Pacheco said. “It’s just going to be a lot safer, and it’ll be faster going down Stacy.”

Chancellor expects the construction changes to increase efficiency and safety on Stacy Road.

“Stacy Road will have much less delay time while driving from FM1378 to SH5,” Chancellor said. “There will be numerous left turning lanes for safer turns. The wide median will also allow drivers a safe place to cross Stacy Road while waiting for an opening in traffic.”  

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Sydney Wong, Staff Writer

Sydney Wong is a senior in her second year as a staff writer after taking a brief hiatus from newspaper between her freshman year and now. When Sydney...

Leave a Comment

The Red Ledger values the opinion of its readers and encourages them to discuss its content. All comments are subject to approval by The Red Ledger staff. The Red Ledger does not allow anonymous comments and requires a valid email address. The email address will not be displayed but will be used to confirm your comments. Comments are reviewed as often as possible. Comments with inappropriate content will not be published. Once submitted, comments become the property of The Red Ledger. To see our full Comment Policy, visit https://www.theredledger.net/about-us/policies/

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    Yearbooks to be distributed Wednesday

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    District considers new phone policy amongst young students

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    Renewed Solutions to host community recycling event at school

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    Choir to be ‘Unstoppable’ in annual pop show

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    District to host annual musical theatre camps

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    Annual Independent Studies showcase scheduled for April 24

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    Jazz concert to feature Sal Lozano and Texas Instruments Jazz Band

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    District advances in superintendent search

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    Group counseling now offered across campuses

  • Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year

    Around the School

    TRL to give away JMBLYA tickets

Navigate Right
The online student news source of Lovejoy High School
Stacy Road construction likely to finish within the year