Loop 1604 http://tpr.org en Northwest 1604 To Be Widened To Four Lanes, Could Reach 151 Interchange http://tpr.org/post/northwest-1604-be-widened-four-lanes-could-reach-151-interchange <p>A nearly 5 mile section of 1604 on the Northwest Side will be expanded to four lanes in the next several years through a TxDOT project that could include the 151/1604 interchange project that was stopped indefinitely last year.</p><p>4.7 miles of 1604 from Bandera to Culebra will be expanded to four lanes. At the moment, the Texas Department of Transportation is deciding between four different construction companies who will design and build the project.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 18:20:17 +0000 Joey Palacios 8537 at http://tpr.org Northwest 1604 To Be Widened To Four Lanes, Could Reach 151 Interchange San Antonio's Traffic Jams Costing the City in Jobs http://tpr.org/post/san-antonios-traffic-jams-costing-city-jobs <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Pothole filled roads, bumpy highways and shaky bridges in Texas are posing mounting challenges to Texas drivers, according to <a href="http://www.tripnet.org/docs/TX_TRIP_San_Antonio_Transp_Challenges_NR_01-17-13.pdf" target="_blank">a new report from TRIP</a>,&nbsp;a Washington, DC based national transportation research organization.</span></p><p>Of the 100 transportation challenges identified in the report, five out of the top 50 are located in the San Antonio area.</p> Sat, 19 Jan 2013 04:02:22 +0000 David Martin Davies 4979 at http://tpr.org San Antonio's Traffic Jams Costing the City in Jobs