Section 7: Approval of Early Acquisition (for State)Anchor: #i1000036
Federal regulations, and TxDOT policy and procedure necessitate the foregoing requirements. However, fulfilling these requirements is not merely a matter of documentation. Department personnel must possess personal knowledge of the situation in all early acquisition cases to complete submissions properly and to answer possible additional questions. Early acquisition must be approved by FHWA if Federal funds are involved.
When early acquisition is approved, the ROW Program Office in Austin will issue a formal release, relating to the specific early acquisition parcel(s). The Department may then proceed with the early acquisition (Types of Early Acquisition (for State))