Over the last 15 years, the Texas Department of Transportation has been discussing, studying and reviewing plans to update and expand what is deemed as the nations most dangerous highway, I-45. The TxDOT Unified Transportation Plan has included funding for I-45 in it’s latest iteration. But with community discussions swirling about possible reevaluation of the plan, our state and region threaten to lose over $19. 2 billion in economic impact. Hear TxDOT Director, Marc Williams, discuss the I-45 project and the UTP in a great interview with the Defender Network.