San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg is lobbying City staff to include protected bike lanes on the lower portion of Broadway Street.
The Transportation and Capital Improvements Department is using a vehicle equipped with a laser-scanning machine to evaluate which city roads need repairs.
TxDOT plans to close the entire intersection at Bandera Road and Loop 1604 beginning at 9 p.m. Friday. It’s set to reopen early Monday morning.
The second day day after a severe thunderstorm tore through central San Antonio, City and CPS Energy crews continued to work to untangle the snarls of downed power lines and fallen trees and limbs.
The San Antonio City Council voted to adapt to increasingly heavy rainstorms by incorporating the most recent flood data into the city’s development code.
For now, the far right-hand lanes of Wurzback Parkway at the bridge construction site will remain closed in each direction 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays.
The City’s proposed projects add up to $60.4 million. The projects include building more protected bike lanes and alleviating traffic at railroad crossings.
The City’s transportation committee listened to briefings on transportation project funding and the city’s rainbow-themed crosswalk at a Monday meeting.
The Eastside road closure will last from Friday at 7 p.m. to Sunday at 9 p.m. on the weekends of Feb. 15 and Feb. 22.
A major part of the planning process was how to construct the land bridge spanning Wurzbach Parkway with minimal disruption to the busy thoroughfare.