Construction Traffic Updates – July 13, 2022rsevers
Drive defensively and slow down on MLK Blvd. between Lavaca and IH 35.
Road Closures and Construction Safety Reminders
MLK Blvd. and Red River Lane Closures: Expect lane closures on MLK Blvd. between San Jacinto and Red River, as there is construction work on the realignment of Red River Street. Please drive carefully in this area.
MLK Blvd. and Congress Lane Closures: An eastbound lane of MLK Blvd. from Colorado to Brazos Street (in front of the Bullock and Blanton Museums) will be closed for the duration of the Capitol Complex construction project. This lane will be used as a construction loading zone for the underground parking garages. Watch out for heavy equipment and construction vehicles entering and exiting the site at Congress Avenue.
Construction Gate at Brazos and 18th Street: The construction gate at Brazos and 18th Street remains busy with construction delivery vehicles and construction workers entering and exiting the site. Drive slowly in this area as you access the William B. Travis Building, ERS building, or Garage R.
Construction Zone Exits at 17th and 16th Streets: Watch out for heavy construction equipment and vehicles entering and exiting the construction zone onto San Jacinto from the 17th and 16th construction exits (17th Street: near Scholz Garten, Garage R, and the LBJ Building); and 16th Street at Garage P.
Visitors to Scholz (San Jacinto and 17th Street): Watch out for construction vehicles exiting the construction zone traveling east on 17th Street. Use the sidewalk along the Central Services Building to travel between San Jacinto and Trinity.
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