Blanton Museum – Yes, the art museum is open

Don’t let the construction in front of the museum dissuade you for visiting the summer exhibits. The museum grounds are being reimagined, refreshed, and recreated with a dramatic mural on the outside walls and 15 elegant petal-shaped shade structures on the plaza. Learn more About the Project – Austin’s Blanton Museum of Art Photo Credit: The University of Texas  

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Construction Progress Report Summer 2021

This has been a busy and challenging year for our construction teams. Despite the inconveniences of the pandemic and a historic winter storm, the Capitol Complex project has worked continuously to keep the project on track for completion in the Summer of 2022.  We are proud to report the project has achieved several important milestones and remains on budget and on schedule. As you may recall, this very large construction project was divided into six concurrent projects or packages. All [...]

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Watch the Project Progress on Our Construction Cameras

Three construction cameras documenting this iconic project. Watch the progress on all these projects via the construction cameras on our project website. www.TexasCapitolComplex.org For a more in-depth understanding of the enormity of the project, visit our virtual construction tour at Virtual Construction Tour | TFC-CCP. Here you will see the story of each package and how the sum of these projects will produce a world-class government complex.

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Construction Traffic Updates August 6, 2021

TRAFFIC ALERT Crane Removal: August 8 – August 10 Expect delays on 18th Street and Colorado between the Bullock Parking Garage and the Stephen F. Austin State Office Building. Motorists should follow the directions of flaggers when driving in this area. SAFETY ALERT Drive defensively and slow down on MLK between Lavaca and IH 35 MLK Blvd. and Red River Lane Closures: Expect lane closures on MLK Blvd. between San Jacinto and Red River. There is construction work on the realignment of Red River Street [...]

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Pedestrian Update August 6, 2021

Walking Routes New App! – Check out our new interactive map to find the fastest route to your destination. Select your starting location and your destination, and the app will show you the best walking route.The six-foot, red A-frame signs positioned outside the construction zone have a map and a QR code for easier access to the campus map. Use your smartphone to scan the QR code and open the new interactive map. You can also visit the website to download a [...]

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Red River Street Realignment

As the construction of the new UT arena is underway, so is the realignment of Red River Street. The street will be realigned to create a straight path from 26th Street to East Cesar Chavez, which will ease connectivity and traffic flow through the University and Innovation District just west of IH35 from 19th Street to 12th Street. The estimated completion of this project is set for February 2022.

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