Scope and Limits
This project will construct quality of life improvements on Lemmon Avenue in the vicinity of Love Field. Design and construction of streetscape enhancements includes-sidewalks, bicycle paths, landscaping, gateway features, lighting, intersection safety improvements, traffics signals, wayfinding signage, neighborhood pocket parks and a shuttle drop-off and pick-up area on Herb Kelleher Way. Project limits include Lemmon Avenue from Mockingbird Lane to Shorecrest Drive, and Shorecrest Drive from Lemmon Avenue to Webb Chapel Extension.
Changes and Development
The Airport Master Plan update identified several quality of life improvement projects and Lemmon Avenue Streetscape Enhancements is one of several projects undertaken for the update.
Intersection safety improvements include:
- Upgrade of traffic signals
- Construct pedestrian trails, bicycle trails and pocket parks
- Pedestrian lighting along sidewalks and trails
When completed, this project will be an embodiment of the City of Dallas' Complete Streets and Vision Zero properties
The Master Plan Update for Dallas Love Field was approved by Dallas City Council in 2018 and included recommendations for streetscape improvements around Dallas Love Field based on feedback from residents and stakeholders in the community. The improvements are intended to provide a more walkable neighborhood and improve pedestrian circulation and safety through enhanced pathways and bike connectivity.
Enhanced street and pedestrian lighting, enhanced bus stops, enhanced landscaping and gateway features, intersection safety improvements and other associated improvements to create a safe, walkable, bicycle friendly Lemmon Avenue in the vicinity of Dallas Love Field Airport.
No traffic impact is expected at this point.