Downtown Construction Update: Holiday Traffic

A City initiative reconstructing and improving several streets in the downtown area commenced early this year closing access to traffic throughout the construction phases. In an effort to alleviate the expected increase in traffic volumes during the upcoming holiday season, the City will not initiate another project in this area and will provide additional access to traffic.

The following projects currently underway are expected to complete and open in December:

The latest closure on Santa Fe Street will have partial access open to traffic prior to the Christmas Holiday. Resources for Business Owners
The City continues to remind business owners of the services available from El Paso Business First, a division of the City Economic Development Department providing a centralized resource center extending for existing business owners in the community. The program is ready to assist businesses with finance, training and development tools by working through a network of partners. Business owners are encouraged to call 541-4670 for more information on how El Paso Business First can provide critical assistance to their specific needs.