Charles Austin Drive will be closed from Hopkins Street to the railroad tracks beginning 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13 until 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17 for stadium lighting installation.
Construction crews will use a 250 ton crane to install the 100’stadium lights that will serve the new Texas State University Baseball/Softball Complex.
Motorists will be able to access City Park, the National Guard Armory and Strahan Coliseum by traveling from Hopkins to C.M. Allen Parkway to University Drive to the north side of Charles Austin Drive (on the other side of the railroad tracks).
An alternate route is from Hopkins to Thorpe Lane to Aquarena Springs/ University Drive to Charles Austin Dr. to reach the park and facilities.
— FROM THE CITY OF SAN MARCOS/MELISSA MILLECAM