New Midblock Traffic Signal and Crosswalk at W.B. Ray High School

Media Advisory

What:   News Conference for New Midblock Traffic Signal and Crosswalk

When: Thursday, February 8, at 9:30 a.m.           

Where:  W.B. Ray High School Parking Lot

             3122 S. Staples Street, 78411          

Who:   Peter Zanoni, City Manager

            Neiman Young, Assistant City Manager

            Ernesto De La Garza, Director of Public Works

            Craig Charlton, W.B. Ray High School Athletic Coordinator

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The City of Corpus Christi, in collaboration with the Corpus Christi Independent School District (CCISD), has installed a new midblock traffic signal and crosswalk on South Staples Street in front of W.B. Ray High School. This installation includes various safety countermeasures such as a traffic signal, high visibility crosswalk, lighting, curb ramps, and accessible pedestrian signal and push buttons.

Please join us for a news conference where City and CCISD officials will discuss the benefits of this new pedestrian safety feature.

The news conference can be viewed on the following City social media channels:

Facebook: @citygov

YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi

For more information, media representatives can contact Public Information Manager Robert Gonzales at 361-826-3233 or robertg8@cctexas.com.