Category Archives: transporte

North Lamar Blvd signals and crossings

As part of the first phase of North Lamar Boulevard corridor improvements, the City is improving safety, connectivity and pedestrian access by constructing sidewalk connections and ADA-accessible curb ramps, re-striping high-visibility crosswalks, and adding new signals. The Powell death merge … Continue reading

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North Lamar/Georgian Acres transportation and land use meetings

North Lamar Blvd mobility bond improvements open house Saturday, November 9, 10am-1pm in the gym at Gethsemane Lutheran Church City staff will be available to share information and answer questions about the construction planned for the next year: Payton Gin … Continue reading

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US 183 proposed changes (Cameron to Metric)

TxDOT is planning changes to 183 in our area, in addition to the I35/183 flyover project currently under construction. They believe these changes will increase safety and mobility by adding auxiliary lanes (ramps) in the elevated section of 183 and … Continue reading

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Fairfield MetroRapid Free Block Party February 23

Capital Metro is celebrating the official opening of our Fairfield/Elliott MetroRapid station on North Lamar Boulevard this Saturday, February 23, from 11am-1pm. Join us at Lanier Village shopping center on the west side of North Lamar for music, food, and … Continue reading

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Braker/I35 transportation safety / seguridad en el transporte

The city’s transportation department identified Braker/I35 as one of the top crash intersections in Austin. They’re getting ready to start six months of construction on $1.2 million of improvements. Everybody drive safe and be careful! El departamento de transporte de … Continue reading

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Safety during / seguridad durante I35/183 flyover construction / construcción de paso elevado

Construction is well underway, with a planned completion date of mid-2021. Here’s information about the project from TxDOT, including a 3D video of the finished interchange. La construcción está en marcha, con una fecha de finalización planificada de mediados de … 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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