The Commerce Contraflow Lane (traveling under IH-37) will close permanently on April 29, 2013. The space will be reconfigured for bike and pedestrian use.
A ‘Here We Come’ Meeting is scheduled to inform stakeholders in the project area of the timeline and upcoming work in the area.
Bowie Street between Market Street and Commerce Street will be closed to traffic to complete underground utility work beginning Monday, July 8, for approximately three weeks. Access to businesses will remain available through Market and Commerce Streets. Additionally, traffic on Market will be reduced to two lanes between Alamo and Tower of the Americas Way during this time.
Bowie Street Detour Map
Close up of the Bowier Street Detour Map
The Interstate 37 (I-37) South entrance ramp at Market Street will close beginning Monday, July 22 for approximately 13 months while it is reconstructed. All traffic entering I-37 South will be directed down Tower of the Americas Way (formerly South Bowie Street) to the entrance ramp at Cesar Chavez Boulevard.
1-37 Entrance Ramp Detour Map
Bowie Street between Market Street and Commerce Street has re-opened to traffic as of July 29, 2013. The pedestrian walkway on Commerce Street under I-37 is also open.
The I-37 North entrance ramp at Market Street will close beginning Tuesday, July 23 for two weeks for utility work. All traffic entering 1-37 North will continue on Market to the 1-37 North access road to the entrance ramp at Commerce Street.