Category Archives: Lamar Boulevard

North Lamar Boulevard sidewalks (June 2017 update)

Construction is in progress to complete accessible sidewalks along much of North Lamar Boulevard from 183 to Braker Ln. This work is primarily funded by a grant which ADAPT and others worked to get in 2011. It also uses a … Continue reading

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North Lamar/Rundberg transportation safety / seguridad en el transporte

November 2016 update: The city says there will be some lanes closed, starting November 21, and Cap Metro will move some bus stops temporarily. Pay attention and be safe! Last year, the city’s transportation department listed North Lamar/Rundberg as one … Continue reading

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City control of North Lamar Blvd

A $720 million mobility bond package has been proposed for the voters in November. The proposal includes transferring control of North Lamar Boulevard and other TxDOT-maintained streets to the City of Austin. This would make it easier to complete the … Continue reading

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Visualice North Lamar Blvd con las muertes de tráfico cero

Más de 80 personas murieron en el tráfico en Austin ya este año, incluyendo dos en North Lamar. El departamento de transporte de la ciudad identifica la intersección North Lamar / Rundberg como el segundo más peligroso de la ciudad … Continue reading

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Envision North Lamar Blvd with zero traffic deaths

More than 80 people have died in traffic in Austin just this year, including two on North Lamar. The city’s transportation department has identified the North Lamar/Rundberg intersection as the second most dangerous in the city for deaths and serious … Continue reading

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North Lamar Blvd transportation improvements (July 2015 update)

[September 2015 update: The Austin Transportation Department has identified North Lamar/Rundberg as the second most dangerous intersection in Austin, based on injuries. Cost to fix it: $525,000] July 29, 2015 Councilmembers Greg Casar and Ann Kitchen tour of North Lamar … Continue reading

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North Lamar Blvd transportation improvements (October 2014 update)

CAMPO grant application for Rundberg to Braker The City of Austin has applied for an $8 million grant, to use along with the bond money to rebuild our section of North Lamar into a complete street, for vehicles, pedestrians and … Continue reading

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