window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); gtag('config', 'UA-29484371-30');
Wednesday , December 12 2018
JustLikeThat728
MEDIA FEST 728
SUNLANDPARK 728X90
Bordertown Undergroun Show 728
FootballShowcase728
TESTIFY 728X90
Home | News | ‘El Paso Passage’ Art Installation Near Airport Begins July 9th

‘El Paso Passage’ Art Installation Near Airport Begins July 9th

Motorists around the airport will see a new colorful, art installation once crews are finished with the upcoming installation near the El Paso International Airport.

“El Paso Passage,” by artist Bill FitzGibbons, will be a lighted art piece located beneath the overpass in this area and is part of the Airport’s overall Landscape Improvement Project; construction on the remainder of the project is expected to commence in late summer.

Starting Monday, July 9th, the northbound lanes on Airway Boulevard between Boeing Drive and Convair Road will be temporarily closed at night to allow for the installation of a new public art piece.

The closure will take place between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 4:00 a.m. and will be in effect through July 20, 2018.

Proper traffic control measures and signage, including digital message boards, will be in place throughout the closures.  Detours and closure schedule may be slightly modified to allow for unforeseen events or weather conditions.

This $205,000 project is part of the City of El Paso’s commitment to promote the visual image of the City and is funded through the Airport Enterprise Fund.

About Staff Report

Staff Reports are just that, Staff Reporting the news. No skew, no opinion just the news. We pride ourselves on making sure that we bring you the news as soon as it is published, submitted or sent to us. No need to have a reporter rewrite or give their opinion. The facts nothing more.

Check Also

UTEP to Celebrate 2018 Winter Commencement Saturday

The University of Texas at El Paso will celebrate summer and winter graduates during UTEP’s …

JustLikeThat728
SUNLANDPARK 728X90
MEDIA FEST 728
TESTIFY 728X90
FootballShowcase728
Bordertown Undergroun Show 728