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City releases list of road closures for next week

Posted: 5:38 PM, Mar 22, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-22 18:38:51-04

The city of Corpus Christi has announced its weekly road closures for next week beginning on Saturday.

Here’s the list of projects slated for work:

Shoreline Boulevard (Contractors)
On Tuesday through Thursday; weather permitting, Park Services will be doing maintenance of the on median grass of Shoreline Boulevard between Kinney Street and Furman Avenue.  During this period, the inner lanes on this section of Shoreline will be closed to traffic.

If work is not completed by Thursday, then the maintenance will continue on February 5 thru February 7, 2019.

Up River Road (Contractors)
Continuing through February 4, 2019, Up River Road will be reduced to one lane of traffic between Lantana Street and Golla Drive.  Flaggers will be on site to assist motorists through the work area.

Gollihar Road (Bond 2014)
Continuing indefinitely, the following traffic control plan will be implemented:

Eastbound and westbound Gollihar Road vehicular traffic will shift to the newly constructed pavement on the north side of Gollihar Road starting at Kostoryz Road to Carroll Lane. Eastbound and Westbound Gollihar Road will still continue as two lanes (one for each direction) during this phase of construction.

Saratoga Boulevard and Cimarron Boulevard Intersection (Contractor)
Continuing indefinitely, the following traffic control plan will be implemented:

  • Southbound Cimarron Boulevard will be reduced to one lane through the Saratoga Boulevard intersection.
  • Northbound Cimarron Boulevard will be reduced to one lane through the Saratoga Boulevard intersection.
  • Northbound Cimarron Boulevard left turn lane will also be closed. (Be advised, left turns will be restricted at all times during the work zone)

North Beach Area Road Improvements & Area Beautification (Bond 2012)
Beginning on Jan. 10, the following traffic control plan will be implemented on North Beach: North Shoreline Boulevard: Closure of the right, northbound lane between Pearl Avenue and Breakwater Avenue for initial demolition work. Once the demolition work is complete, traffic will be reduced along to one lane along North Shoreline Boulevard from Pearl Avenue to Coastal Avenue. Parking for businesses is available along Surfside Boulevard.

South Alameda Street (Contractor)
Continuing through February 1, 2019, weather permitting contractors will be installing new sidewalks for the new CCISD elementary school near the Sheridan Street intersection.  During this time, southbound Alameda Street will continue to be reduced to one lane of traffic.

Old Robstown Road (Bond 2014)
Southbound Old Robstown Road will be switched from the east side to the west side, onto the newly paved southbound lane. Traffic will remain southbound as one-lane, one-way traffic.

Staples Street – Kostoryz Road to Brawner Parkway (Bond 2012)
Contractors have switched traffic to the newly constructed pavement on the south side of Staples Street between Carroll Lane and Brawner Parkway.

Laguna Shores Road (IDIQ)
Beginning Nov. 26 and continuing indefinitely; the following traffic control changes will begin on Laguna Shores Road:

  • Phase I:  Laguna Shores Road will be closed to traffic between Graham Road and Knickerbocker Street. Northbound Laguna Shores Road traffic will be detoured onto westbound Graham Road onto northbound Waldon Road to Knickerbocker Street.
  • Phase II:  Laguna Shores Road will be closed to traffic between Knickerbocker Street and South Padre Island Drive. Northbound Laguna Shores Road traffic will be detoured onto westbound Knickerbocker Street onto northbound Waldon Road to South Padre Island Drive.

Yorktown Boulevard (Bond 2014)
The following traffic control changes will begin on Yorktown Boulevard:

  • Eastbound Yorktown Boulevard will switch to the newly constructed pavement between Oso Parkway and Everhart Road from the current Oso Parkway detour.
  • Eastbound Yorktown Boulevard will be reduced to one thru lane, and one right turn only lane at Thundersee Drive.
  • Westbound Yorktown Boulevard will switch through the Everhart Road intersection on the southside and shift onto the newly constructed pavement on the north side at Thundersee Drive.
  • The crossover at Yorktown Boulevard and Thundersee Drive will be closed during this phase of construction.

Belton Street (RSRP)
For the next two weeks, Belton Street is closed to thru traffic between Sarita Street and David Street.

Alameda Street 
The southbound lanes on Alameda Street from Everhart Road to Sheridan Drive will be closed. There will only be one lane of traffic in each direction on the north side of Alameda Street.

Six Points Area (Alameda, and Ayers Bond Projects)
The following traffic control plan is in the Six Points area:

  • Alameda Street: Alameda Street, between Louisiana Avenue and Cole Street, is ONE-WAY northbound. Southbound Alameda Street is CLOSED TO THRU TRAFFIC at the Ayers Street/Staples Street intersection.
  •  Ayers Street: Traffic Ayers Street traffic is converted to one-way eastbound lane from Staples Street to Santa Fe Street.

Corona Drive (Bond 2014)
The following traffic control plan is implemented on Corona Drive:

  • Eastbound one-way traffic on Corona Drive will shift to the newly constructed pavement on the north side of Corona Drive starting at Flynn Parkway to Embassy Drive.

The newly constructed Flynn Parkway/Tiger Lane/Corona Drive intersection will be open to all traffic. Corona Drive will remain one-way to eastbound traffic between Flynn Parkway and Everhart Road.

For a map of the city’s continuing street improvement projects, check out  their website .