Houston Street Reconstruction

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Owner:City of San Antonio, Texas

The City 2007 Bond CIP project required the street and drainage reconstruction of approximately 3850 LF of Houston Street, a Secondary Arterial Thoroughfare in a Commercial/Industrial business district, starting at the intersection of AT&T Center Parkway East and ending at IH-10.

The reconstruction included engineering design for street section widening and pavement section improvements that added 12 ft and 14 ft wide lanes, curbing, and 6-foot sidewalks on both sides of the street. Property acquisition was also needed to meet the required street ROW width.

The project also included design for a new underground storm sewer system with conveyance infrastructure ranging from 24-inch RCP to 7x7 box culverts, including approximately 20 inlets along the street storm drainage route.

Transportation improvements consisted of design for new signalization at the intersection of Houston Street and a cross-street secondary arterial thoroughfare, with signalized reversible lanes, signage/pavement markings, and ADA access.

CDS Muery provided the following civil engineering and surveying services for the CIP street improvement project:

  • ROW property acquisitions coordination
  • Contracting and management of subconsultant design services
  • Multiple regulatory and ownership jurisdiction coordination
  • Traffic control planning coordination
  • Underground and overhead utility coordination
  • Planning/design for multi-phase construction sequencing

Specific services provided by CDS Muery included:

  • Control/topographic/tree surveys
  • Parcel/ownership deed research
  • ROW base maps/plats
  • Driveway plats
  • Tree inventory plan
  • Roadway/pavement/drainage design
  • Stormwater hydrologic/hydraulic modeling & analysis
  • Construction document plans and specifications
  • Design phase construction cost estimating

Required reviews and approvals were obtained from COSA CIMS and Public Works, SAWS, and TDLR.

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Surveying services provided

  • Control Surveys
  • Design Surveys
  • Survey Mapping

Engineering services provided

  • Infrastructure Renovation & Reconstruction
  • Regulatory Entitlements
  • Stormwater Management Analysis & Design
  • Street & Roadway Design

Markets Served

  • Government
  • Transportation