Weekly Road Closures Feb. 20-26


February 20 – February 26, 2016


NEW – Everhart Road (Cedar Pass Drive to Grand Junction Drive)

Tuesday - Friday

On Tuesday, February 23 through Friday, February 26, either eastbound or westbound Everhart Road traffic will be reduced to one lane of traffic.  Work will also continue through the night.


NEW – Kinney Street (Alameda Street to Waco Street)

Monday - Friday

Beginning Monday, February 22 through Friday, April 1, weather permitting, contractors will shift traffic on Kinney Street from Alameda Street to Staples Street, and reduce Kinney Street to one lane of traffic from Staples Street to Waco Street.


NEW – Staples Street

Monday – Friday

- On Monday, February 22, eastbound Comanche Street at the Staples Street intersection will be open to traffic.  In addition, Staples Street traffic lanes are open from Antelope Street to Lipan Street, and Mestina Street is open to Artesian Street.


NEW – Staples Street (Between Comanche St and Marguerite St)

Beginning Monday, February 15, there will be various lane closures on Staples Street between Comanche Street and Leopard Street. 


Horne Road

Beginning Thursday, October 8, and until completion, City contractors will be doing utility/road work on Horne Road between Ayers Street and Port Avenue.  As this work is ongoing, Horne Road westbound traffic will be shifted onto the eastbound with one lane of traffic in each direction.


RTA Transfer Station Demolition

Beginning on Monday, August 24, and until the new Regional Transportation Authority building is open the following traffic control plan will be implemented:

Sam Rankin Street and Josephine Street will be closed to traffic. Those needing access to the City Hall parking lots will need to enter Sam Rankin through Mestina Street. No left turns will be permitted on to Sam Rankin Street or Josephine Street from Leopard Street.  Motorists will detour through Mestina Street to Brownlee Boulevard. Access to Leopard Street though Mexico Street will also be available. In addition, the bus parking space will be extend in front of Josephine Street and Sam Rankin Street intersection on Leopard Street.


McArdle Road (Road Work)

For the next six months; weather permitting, City contractors will be working on McArdle Road. During this period, the following traffic control plan will be implemented:

  • McArdle Road from Rodd Field Road to Nile Drive will be reduced to one lane in each direction.
  • McArdle Road from Rodd Field Road to Ennis Joslin Road will be reduce to one lane eastbound to Ennis Joslin Road. Motorist needing access to this section of McArdle will take South Padre Island Drive, then to Rodd Field to McArdle Road.


McArdle Road Bond Project

McArdle Road will be closed between Nile Drive and Rodd Field Road. Westbound McArdle Road traffic will detour onto Aswan Drive then to Nile Drive. Eastbound McArdle Road traffic will detour onto southbound Nile Drive, to Southhaven Drive then to Rodd Field Road.

All street intersections between Nile Drive and Rodd Field will be closed to traffic. Northbound traffic will be shifted to the west side of Nile Drive with one lane in each direction.


Cosmopolitan Construction

Lawrence Street will be closed from Mesquite Street to Chaparral Street. There is no parking permitted on Mesquite Street from Schatzell Street to Lawrence Street.


For more information, please contact Traffic Engineering at 826-3547.