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There will be no trash pickup on Christmas and New Year’s days. Garbage collection will be delayed one day from Dec. 25 through Jan. 5. So, Monday’s routes will be serviced on Tuesday. Tuesday’s routes will be serviced on Wednesday, and so on into Saturday during the weeks of Dec. 25 and Jan. 1. Routes for commercial customers will also lag by a day during that two-week span. City offices will be closed Dec. 25-26 and Jan. 1 for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

Street & Bridge

Of the City Council's five approved priorities, streets ranks No. 2. Learn more by clicking here.

The Street & Bridge Division is responsible for maintaining all roadways, alleys and pertinent structures related to both. It also performs a wide variety of other tasks, including but not limited to herbiciding and mosquito spraying, picking up illegal dumping, and setting barrels out for flooding and street closure permits.

Proposed timelines for first round
of street improvement projects

The City Council has approved financing $80 million in street improvement projects over 10 years to be completed in five phases. The timelines below are estimations that will change as projects advance through each process. Replacement of water and sewer lines beneath these roadways will occur in conjunction to the street improvements.

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Martin Luther King Boulevard from Loop 306 to 29th Street

  • Currently under construction until approximately June 2018. 

Bell Street Phase 1 from Rio Concho Drive to Harris Avenue

  • Design - Complete
  • Bid process - July 2017 through September 2017
  • Construction - October 2017 through March 2019

Bell Street Phase 2 from Harris Avenue to Loop 306

  • Design - Through October 2017
  • Bid process - February 2018 through April 2018
  • Construction - May 2018 through June 2019

Bell Street Phase 3 from Loop 306 to Old Ballinger Highway

  • Design - Through October 2017 
  • Bid process - August 2018 through October 2018
  • Construction - November 2018 through January 2020

Southland Boulevard Phase A from Sherwood Way to the Walmart/Sam's traffic signal

  • Construction is expected to begin mid-to-late July in coordination with TxDot's Sherwood Way project

College Hills Boulevard from Loop 306 to Valleyview Boulevard

  • Design - Complete 
  • Bid process - September 2017 through November 2017
  • Construction - November 2017 through May 2018

South Chadbourne Street from Avenue L to Avenue B

  • Project design is on hold awaiting the results of a TxDOT Grant Application to assist in funding Chadbourne Street Improvements

North Chadbourne Street from Loop 306 to Avenue B

  • Project design is on hold awaiting the results of a TxDOT Grant Application to assist in funding Chadbourne Street Improvements

North Chadbourne Street from Loop 306 to West 43rd Street

  • Design - Through August 2017 
  • Bid process - September 2017 through October 2017
  • Construction - May 2018 through December 2018