Renfro Street Improvements - Johnson Ave to I-35W

renfro johnson to I35
Location:  Renfro Street from Johnson Avenue to Interstate 35W
Start Date:
September 20, 2018
End Date: 
Summer 2019  
Purpose: Improve pedestrian safety and enhance the roadway through Old Town. This is Phase 1 of Improvements to the Renfro Corridor in Old Town. 
End Result: A context sensitive roadway consistent with Old Town standards, that provides for vehicular traffic while improving pedestrian mobility in the corridor as well. Medians will be added, with left turn lanes, and a major pedestrian crossing will be placed crossing Renfro Street at Main Street.
Project Cost: Approximately $1M
Funding Source: 
Street Bond Funds
Sept. 18, 2018 - Work has started on utility line replacement. Pavement repair will be next, followed by construction of the median and landscaping. 
Closures/Detours:  Sept - Oct 2018: There will be intermittent closures on Renfro from Johnson Ave to I-35 during the utility work phase. Drivers may want to utilize alternate routes such as Hidden Creek Parkway and Wilshire Blvd.