This is a recently renovated underpass. I believe the riprap was placed to discourage the homeless from living under the overpass. This innovative fellow decided to build a more permanent structure with the materials so generously provided by TXDOT.

Illustration for article titled Innovations in RipRap Management

If you can’t tell what’s going on, he removed enough rocks to make a flat spot suitable for sleeping and a clear path to get to it. The rocks he removed were used to build some low walls. 

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