April 8, 2019 1:35 PM
Partial Road Closure Amelia Earhart Drive / Minnesota Avenue
Amelia Earhart Drive / Minnesota Avenue will become a one-way road starting Saturday, April 6, 2019.
Motorists may reach the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport by proceeding through Billy Mitchel Blvd, then taking the new access through Teofilo Crixell St (Bypass road) as depicted in the attached diagram.
To access the neighborhoods and business located south of the airport., Local residents, School buses and public in general are encouraged to use the detour starting at Jose Colunga Boulevard, taking a left on Morningside Road and a left on Norton Road.
Only active, quick loading and unloading of passengers at the curb is permitted.
Due to Federal Security Regulations: no stopping, standing or waiting at the curb. Unattended vehicles will not be permitted and will be immediately towed at the owner’s expense.
For parking, please use lot B at the corner of Amelia Earhart and Emery Watts. First 30 minutes will be free. Valid handicap tags & plates, DV & Purple Heart license plates can utilize paid parking, free of charge.