Highway Designation File

Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority


Certified Mileage (Open to Traffic)
20.33 2010

FARM TO MARKET ROAD NO. 120

Minute Order 112091, dated 12/17/09; DesLtr 4-2009, dated 12/31/2009

From the end of state maintenance at the Cooks Corner Road and Willow Springs Road junction west of Pottsboro, eastward to UR 120 at UR 1417; then from another point on UR 120 at FM 1753, eastward to the west end of Carpenter's Bluff Bridge, a distance of approximately 20.4 miles. (Grayson County) Segment from the northern end of maintenance at Elks Boulevard and Preston Bend Road junction north of Preston south approximately 6.3 miles, mileage transferred to SH 289; segment from south of Worthington Lane, in Pottsboro, south approximately 0.7 mile to existing FM 120, mileage transferred to SS 316; designation extended approximately 4.5 miles from existing SS 316 westward to end of maintenance at Cooks Corner Road and Willow Springs Road, mileage transferred from FM 996.


Minute Order 020994, dated 01/11/1945

From Carpenters Bluff to Denison and thence westward to Pottsboro.  (Grayson County)  New Designation.



Adm. Order, dated 02/28/1947

From intersection of 1st and Main Sts at Pottsboro to an intersection with FM 84, 0.7 mile west of west city limits of Denison, a distance of approximately 5.25 miles;  thence from an intersection of US 75 at Main St and Houston Ave in Denison, eastward to west end of Carpenters Bluff bridge, a distance of 7.44 miles.  (Grayson County)  Description revised to agree with location as constructed.



Minute Order 027016, dated 07/14/1949

From Fink, southward via intersection of 1st and Main Sts at Pottsboro to intersection with FM 84, 0.7 mile west of the west city limits of Denison, a distance of approximately 8.15 miles; thence from an intersection with US 75 at Main St and Houston Ave in Denison, eastward to the west end of Carpenter's Bluff bridge, a distance of approximately 7.4 miles.  (Grayson County)  Extended from Fink to Pottsboro, 2.9 miles.



Minute Order 033264, dated 12/17/1952

From Government Property Line, southward and eastward to FM 84; thence from US 75 at Main St and Houston Ave in Denison, eastward to west end of Carpenter's Bluff bridge, a distance of approximately 20.3 miles.  (Grayson County)  Extended approx. 4.7 miles northward to Government Property Line.



Adm. Auth., dated 05/08/1957; Adm. Cir. 026-1957, dated 05/10/1957

From the Government Property Line, southward and eastward via Pottsboro to FM 84 west of Denison; thence from SH 75-A at Main St and Armstrong Ave in Denison, eastward to west end of Carpenter's Bluff bridge, a distance of approximately 20.5 miles.  (Grayson County)  Extended westward from old location of US 75 to SH 75-A, adding approx. 0.6 mile.



Minute Order 046329, dated 07/28/1955; Adm. Cir. 153-1959, dated 09/01/1959

From the Government Property Line, southward and eastward via Pottsboro to SH 75-A in Denison; and from another point on SH 75-A in Denison, eastward to the west end of Carpenter's Bluff Bridge, a distance of approximately 22.2 miles.  (Grayson County)  Extended eastward from present junction with FM 84 west of Denison along old location of FM 84 to a connection with SH 75-A, an increase of approximately 1.8 miles.



Adm. Auth., 01/24/1968; Adm. Cir. 022-1968, dated 02/15/1968

From the Government Property Line, southward and eastward approximately 22.7 miles via Pottsboro and Denison to west end of Carpenter's Bluff bridge.  (Grayson County)  New description; relocated in Denison, an increase of approx. 0.6 miles.



Minute Order 105686, dated 06/27/1995; DesLtr 03-1995, dated 06/30/1995

From the northernmost control section end, southward and eastward via Pottsboro to UR 120 at UR 1417; and from another point on UR 120 at FM 1753, eastward to west end of Carpenter's Bluff bridge, a total distance of approx. 14.458 miles. (Grayson County)  Mileage from UR 1417 eastward to FM 1753 transferred to UR 120.