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Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Hays County gets $1 million for Aquarena overpass

Hays County has committed $1 million from federal transportation funds to help pay for a railroad overpass on Aquarena Springs Drive if the money is used within three years.

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

Heat blamed for rush-hour railroad crossing malfunction

A Union Pacific spokesperson says extreme heat caused railroad crossing malfunctions that brought traffic on and around Aquarena Springs Drive to a halt for nearly an hour and a half Monday afternoon.

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

Heat blamed for rush-hour railroad crossing malfunction

A Union Pacific spokesperson says extreme heat caused railroad crossing malfunctions that brought road traffic on and around Aquarena Springs Drive to a halt for nearly an hour and a half during afternoon rush hours on Monday.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Major railroad rebuild to close local road crossings

A major Union Pacific railroad reconstruction project is expected to close a succession of at-grade road crossings starting Monday, Oct. 26, with Centerpoint Road in south San Marcos.

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