The San Pedro Creek Improvements Project is taking shape.
See the latest drone footage, taken Feb. 26, 2018.
San Pedro Creek has been a place of natural beauty and human occupation for millennia. Bexar County/San Antonio originated in this vicinity with the founding of Mission San Antonio de Valero. This history will now be restored and shared with new generations through the San Pedro Creek Improvements Project.
Bexar County and the San Antonio River Authority, in coordination with the City of San Antonio, have undertaken this project to transform San Pedro Creek from a concrete-lined drainage ditch into a natural creek habitat and world-class linear park. The project will improve the creek’s function in flood control, revitalize natural habitat and water quality, and catalyze economic development.
As part of Bexar County’s 300th Anniversary, it will commemorate the transformation of the San Pedro Creek Improvements Project with a special dedication ceremony on Saturday, May 5, 2018. The first segment of Phase 1, from the tunnel inlet near Fox Tech High School to Houston Street, will open to the public. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more details.
The start of San Pedro Creek’s Phase 1 is located at the tunnel inlet at Santa Rosa Street, near Fox Tech High School. The project limits go from the tunnel inlet to the north and end at the confluence of the Alazán and Apache Creeks at IH-35 to the south.