Logistics

We are Accessible. 
In addition to connections to existing major thoroughfares, Converse is connected throughout the MSA through VIA Metropolitan Transit Authority.

Approximately $300 Million in public improvements are improving accessibility to, from and within Converse. 

Complete:

  • $15 m – FM 1516 Expansion FM 78 to FM 1976 – MPO/TXDOT funding
  • $19.6 m – 2015 Bond Projects (including S. Seguin)

Underway:

  •  $11 M – Rehab and Widen to Provide Shoulders - Gibbs Sprawl Road – FM 1976 – Woodlake Parkway to Loop 1604 (targeting Oct 2018) – TXDOT Project
  •  $23.5 m – FM 1516 Expansion FM 78 to Interstate 10 (underway) – MPO/TxDOT/Alamo RMA funding
  • $5.4 m – MPO Rocket Lane expansion to four lanes w center turn lane (to begin 2018) – MPO funding

Programmed:

  • $200M - 1604 from FM 78 to Interstate 10 --TxDOT
  •  $9 M – Extension of Binz-Engleman from FM 1516 to Loop 1604 (TIRZ Funding – Ground break in November 2017). 
  • Outside Current City Limits (Future Annexed Area) Walzem Rd Exapnsion to FM 1516