Texas State Highway Spur 503

Spur 503, also known locally as Eisenhower Parkway is state highway spur route in southern Denison, Texas. The highway is a limited access freeway from US 75 to SH 91. The rest of the route is a surface street to its terminus at US 69. The entire route contains frontage roads.

State Highway Spur 503 marker

State Highway Spur 503
Eisenhower Parkway
Route information
Length3.556 mi[1] (5.723 km)
Existed1972[1]–present
Major junctions
West end US 75 in Denison
  SH 91 in Denison
East end US 69 in Denison
Highway system
Spur 502SH 550

HistoryEdit

The highway was originally part of US 75 until the "Katy Memorial Freeway" was built to bypass Denison. US 75 was transferred on to its present route and the old route was re-designated as Spur 503 on March 1, 1972. On December 21, 1994, Spur 503 extended from SH 91 to US 69, replacing part of Business U.S. 75.

Junction listEdit

The entire route is in Denison, Grayson County.

mikmExitDestinationsNotes
0.00.0596  US 75 – DallasExit 596 is for 75 northbound; US 75 exit 66; western terminus; last westbound exit before US 75 south is FM 691
0.6–
1.2
0.97–
1.9
598  SH 91 (Texoma Parkway) – ShermanSigned as exits 597 (north) and 598 (south) eastbound; east end of freeway
3.55.6  US 69 – Denison, Greenville
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "State Highway Spur No. 503". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved September 6, 2014.