Nov 01

Wurstfest Road Closures & Parking Areas

Posted on November 1, 2019 at 3:21 PM by Tyler Hoffmann

Access to the parking areas and Wurstfest grounds might differ this year due to the reconstruction of the San Antonio Street Bridge. Be prepared for increased pedestrian and vehicular traffic in and around the Downtown Area/Landa Park. The City has worked with the most popular mapping systems to ensure the closures below are updated for users.

Access to Mill Race Run and parts of Elizabeth Avenue, Landa Park Drive and Hinman Island Drive will be closed to vehicle traffic between Friday and Sunday, Nov. 10.

Beginning Friday, November 1:
Mill Race Run, extending from Playground Drive off Landa Park Drive, will close from noon to 11:30 p.m. Friday; from 7 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday and Nov. 9; from 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Sunday and Nov. 10; from noon to 10:30 p.m. Nov. 4-6; and from noon to 11:30 p.m. Nov. 7-8.

A small parking lot, across from the Comal River walkway near Landa Park Pavilion No. 16, is the designated taxi and rideshare access point.

Elizabeth Avenue, from Torrey Street to Landa Park Drive; Hinman Island Drive, from Liberty Avenue to Elizabeth Avenue; and Landa Park Drive, from Landa Street to Elizabeth Avenue, will all close from 3-11:30 p.m. Friday; from 10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday and Nov. 9; from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 10; from 3-10:30 p.m. Nov. 4-6; and from 3-11:30 p.m. Nov. 7-8.

Parking Areas are outlined in the graphic below:
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Oct 01

October 1, 2019 - Bridge Progress Photos

Posted on October 1, 2019 at 2:43 PM by Tyler Hoffmann

The San Antonio Street Bridge reconstruction project is underway!

The bridge decking and railings are being removed one section at a time. The catchment substructure has also been installed.

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Sep 11

September 11, 2019 - River Safety Zone Established

Posted on September 11, 2019 at 9:59 AM by Tyler Hoffmann

On September 9, 2019 City Council approved Ordinance 2019-58 related to Comal River recreation.
Beginning September 23, 2019 for a duration set forth by the City Manager, it shall be unlawful for any person on the Comal River to enter the San Antonio Street Bridge Safety Zone depicted below. To access the complete ordinance document - click here.

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