Jun 29, 2010

Street Closures for AA Convention

From July 1, thru July 4, 2010 Alcoholics Anonymous will host a convention at the Convention Center, Alamodome and Hemisfair Park. Estimated number of attendees is 55,000. Motorists will be diverted as the City closes several streets to accommodate the conference.

On Thursday, July 1, 2010 from 6:00pm to 1:00am the following streets will be closed
  • Northbound Alamo between Nueva and Market
  • Northbound traffic on Alamo will be detoured on to westbound Nueva to Presa to Market St. and back to Alamo
  • Eastbound Nueva traffic will be detoured at Alamo and forced to turn right on southbound Alamo.

On Thursday, July 1, 2010 thru Sunday, July 4, 2010 if pedestrian traffic becomes overwhelming at anytime of the day on Alamo between Market St. and Commerce, the Police proposed to close Alamo from Market St. to Commerce and the left turn lane on westbound Commerce to Alamo.

On Thursday, July 1, 2010 thru Sunday, July 4, 2010 thousands of pedestrians will be crossing Bowie St. between Market St. and Durango to go over to the Alamodome and back. Police will temporarily stop vehicular traffic to cross the pedestrians so expect delays.

On Friday, July 2, 2010 thru Sunday, July 4, 2010 from 4:30pm to 1:00am
  • Eastbound lane of Market St. from the San Antonio River to New Bowie will be closed. This closed lane will be used for any overflow pedestrian traffic.
For more information on street closures contact 207-3677.