Parkfield Drive

The Austin Transportation Department (ATD) and the Austin Public Works Department (PWD) are proposing changes on Parkfield Drive (Mearns Meadow Boulevard to Payton Gin Road) and near Wooldridge Elementary School to enhance safety and mobility for all.
El Departamento de Transporte de Austin (ATD) y el Departamento de Obras Públicas de Austin (PWD) propone cambios en Parkfield Drive (Mearns Meadow Boulevard a Payton Gin Road) y cerca de la Escuela Primaria Wooldridge para mejorar la seguridad y la movilidad de todos. 

May Virtual Open House

Thank you to everyone who shared their comments for this project. The comment period was open from May 18 - June 14. Review the information presented:

Reunión Pública en Línea de mayo

Gracias a todos los que compartieron sus comentarios para este proyecto. El período de comentarios estuvo abierto del 18 de mayo al 14 de junio. Revise la información presentada:

Project Background

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The Austin Transportation Department (ATD) is evaluating Parkfield Drive from Mearns Meadow Boulevard to Payton Gin Road for changes to enhance the safety and mobility of everyone who uses these streets. 
ATD is proposing to improve the bicycle lanes and pedestrian crossings on Parkfield Drive, as well as the crossings in the neighborhood serving Wooldridge Elementary School students. The proposed changes were first identified in the Austin Bicycle Plan, Safe Routes to School Infrastructure Reports, and the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan. The proposed changes are expected to: 
  • Improve predictability and safety for everyone using the street by providing protected space for people bicycling of all ages and abilities.
  • Improve comfort and safety for people walking and crossing the street to get to school, transit stops, parks, or other neighborhood destinations.

Project Updates

March 24 Open House Canceled
In response to the increasing concerns and fluidity of the COVID-19 situation, we've canceled our March 24 open house.
For more information and resources on the City’s response to COVID-19, visit

Contact us

If you have questions, please contact the project designer, Ella Ryan, by email or phone at (512) 974-7133.
Favor de enviar sus preguntas o comentarios por correo electrónico o por teléfono antes del 26 de abril a Sophia Benner, (512) 974-7853.
For media inquiries, email Emily Tuttle or call (512) 974-6509.

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