Highway Designation File
Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority
STATE HIGHWAY NO. 44
Minute Order 016701, dated 09/26/1939
From Corpus Christi via Robstown to Alice. General redescription of Highway System.
From Corpus Christi via Robstown to Alice and from San Diego to Freer. Add section San Diego to Freer.
From US 83, south of the Dimmit County Line, eastward via Encinal to US 59 west of Freer; and from another point on US 59 eastward via San Diego, Alice, Robstown to IH 37 in Corpus Christi, a distance of approximately 145.0 miles. (Webb, LaSalle, Duval, Jim Wells, and Nueces Counties) New description; section of approximately 57.0 miles, from US 83 eastward to US 59 transferred from FM 863.
No change to description. (Webb, LaSalle, Duval, Jim Wells, and Nueces Counties) At district’s request, designated SH 44 on the state highway system along a new location and redesignated a segment of the former location of SH 44 on the state highway system as BS 44-D, from 0.2 mile west of the intersection with the northbound connection with FM 2292 southeastward, eastward, and northeastward to 1.3 miles east of the intersection with the northbound connection with FM 2292, a distance of approximately 1.6 miles.
[Cesar Chavez Memorial Highway--SH 44
in Nueces County and Jim Wells County outside the city limits of Corpus
Christi and exclusive of the segments of SH 44 that lie within the city
limits of Robstown, Banquete, Agua Dulce, and Alice. Acts 1999, 76th
Leg., ch. 1164, § 1, eff. June 18, 1999]