Manual Notice: 2017-1
From: Gregg A. Freeby, P.E., Director, Bridge Division
Manual: Historic Bridge Manual
Effective Date: August 01, 2017Anchor: #PEUAGBSX
This manual contains procedures to facilitate moving historic bridge projects through the project development process.Anchor: #EXJEGPQB
This revision constitutes a re-write of this manual that includes reorganization, updates, and additional information. Updates include changes to NEPA review responsibilities and other updates to be consistent with current legislation. New information has been added regarding the Five Year Rule, hazardous materials agreements, and the Need and Purpose Statement. The manual is organized as follows:
- Anchor: #TXWVNTNF
- Chapter 1—Overview. Anchor: #XTNATRUD
- Chapter 2—Regulations and Funding. Guidance on federal and state statutes and funding for historic bridge projects. Anchor: #PSHWAHXU
- Chapter 3—Procedures and Sequence. Steps for developing a historic bridge project. Anchor: #FLGVSJQE
- Chapter 4—Agreements. Guidance on obtaining and executing funding agreements.
This revision supercedes version 2014-1.Anchor: #SHEQIPOI
For more information about any portion of this manual, please contact the TxDOT Bridge Division.Anchor: #EFCGXLVU
Past manual notices are available in a pdf archive.