Highway Designation File

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


Certified Mileage (Open to Traffic)
38.822 2010

FARM TO MARKET ROAD NO. 156

Minute Order 021215, dated 06/04/1945  (Date of Agreement)

Fort Worth to the Denton County Line.  New Designation.



Minute Order 021215, dated 07/02/1945  (Date of Agreement)

From Fort Worth to the Denton County Line; and from SH 114 north to Justin, Ponder, and Krum; and from Krum, 7.4 miles northwestward to near Plainview School.  Added section from SH 114 northward to Justin, Ponder, Krum, and to a point near Plainview School.



Minute Order 614, dated 12/17/1945  (Date of Agreement 03/23/1946)

From Fort Worth via Justin Ponder and Krum; and from Krum 7.4 miles northwestward to near Plainview School.  (Tarrant and Denton Counties) Modified to include section from Tarrant Count line to SH 114.



Minute Order 026558, dated 03/30/1949

From Fort Worth via Justin, Ponder, and Krum to junction US 77 south of Sanger.  (Tarrant and Denton Counties)  Section from, Krum to Plainview School transferred to FM 1173; section from  Krum to junction US 77 south of Sanger added (6.0 miles).



Minute Order 091362, dated 03/26/1991; Adm. Ltr. 003-1991, dated 08/23/1991

From BU 287-P in Fort Worth, northward via Blue Mound, Haslet, Justin, and Krum to US 77 south of Sanger, a distance of approximately 38.5 miles.  (Tarrant and Denton Counties)  New description;  section of approx. 1.2 miles, from old centerline station 72+99.124 southward to old centerline station 137+10.8 is removed from the State Highway System and returned to the city of Haslet for jurisdiction and maintenance.



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

From US 81 northward via Blue Mound, Haslet, Justin, and Krum to IH 35 south of Sanger, a distance of approximately 31.010 miles. (Tarrant and Denton Counties)  Mileage from US 81 southward and westward to BU 287-P transferred to UR 156.


From IH 35 southward via Krum, Ponder, Justin, Haslet and Blue Mound to BU 287-P, approximately 31 miles. Description of route reversed.


Minute Order 112421, dated 08/26/2010

From IH 35 south of Sanger, southward via Krum, Justin, and Haslet to US 81, a distance of approximately 31.5 miles (Tarrant and Denton Counties) Description of route reversed. Route realigned due to runway extension at Alliance Airport.


From IH 35 southward via Krum, Ponder, Justin, Haslet and Blue Mound to BU 287-P, approximately 31 miles. Description of route reversed.