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Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Texas poised to spend $2.5B on urban highway projects

As budget writers and lawmakers eye billions in voter-approved highway money for other matters, transportation officials are touting high-profile projects that will benefit from those funds.

Monday, February 13th, 2017

With money tight, Texas budget writers eyeing billions approved by voters for roads

More than a year after Texas voters approved routing billions in state sales taxes to roads and bridges, some lawmakers are questioning whether the first payment of $5 billion should move forward as planned.

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

City engineers to talk upcoming Wallace Addition utility project

City engineers will host a neighborhood meeting on the water and wastewater improvements planned for the Wallace Addition neighborhood at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31 at the Sinai Pentecostal Church, 208 Laredo Street.

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Amtrak studying San Antonio-Austin commuter rail service

WITH AUDIO | Amtrak says it is conducting a feasibility study for offering commuter service along there Interstate 35 between Georgetown and San Antonio, including the mid-cities of San Marcos and New Braunfels.

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Sessom reduced to two lanes Monday for utility work

Starting Monday, Nov. 7 portions of Sessom Drive will be reduced from four lanes to two lanes while utility contractors relocate existing power poles.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

TxDOT plans reconstruction of Interstate 35, Texas 123 interchange

The Texas Department of Transportation will host an open house for the proposed improvements of Interstate 35 at Texas 123 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at San Marcos High School, located at 2601 E....

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

What $131.4M in Hays County road bonds gets you

The Hays County Commissioners Court whittled a $352.6 million transportation wish list to $131.4 million during the course of an 11½-hour meeting on Tuesday. Here’s what made the cut.

Friday, August 12th, 2016

San Marcos Traffic: 08/14/16 to 08/20/16

Construction and other activities likely to affect traffic in San Marcos starting August 14, 2016.

Saturday, August 6th, 2016

San Marcos Traffic: 08/07/16 to 08/13/16

Construction and other activities likely to affect traffic in San Marcos starting next week including tax-free weekend at the outlet malls and commencement ceremonies at Texas State University.

Friday, August 5th, 2016

TxDOT to close I-35 lanes for bridge work in San Marcos

AUSTIN — Bridge and overpass maintenance will close multiple lanes of a four-mile segment of Interstate 35 in San Marcos starting Sunday and lasting through Thursday, the Texas Department of Transportation announced today.

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