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Road closure on HWY 90 W at Frontier Drive to improve electric reliability on the west side of

San Antonio

August 4, 2023 (SAN ANTONIO) – CPS Energy is working to improve the quality and safety of aging transmission lines in the west side of the city on Highway 90 West at Frontier Drive.

The Highway 90 West at Frontier Drive project includes CPS Energy crews and contractor crews removing old wires that cross Highway 90 West. CPS Energy will then install new overhead wires on both sides of the highway. The work will take place on Sunday, August 6, 2023, from 5:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CPS Energy customers who will be impacted from the work have been contacted.

CPS Energy contractor crews will be working on both sides of the highway resulting in lane closures. Law officers will provide traffic control throughout the duration of the closure. Drivers are asked to find alternative routes and avoid the areas, if possible. CPS Energy reminds drivers to Move Over or Slow Down, per State law, for crew and driver safety. 

For more information about the HWY 90 W project and other upcoming road closures or infrastructure projects visit the CPS Energy website.


About CPS Energy

Established in 1860, CPS Energy is the nation’s largest public power, natural gas, and electric company, providing safe, reliable, and competitively-priced service to more than 930,114 electric and 381,379 natural gas customers in San Antonio and portions of seven adjoining counties. Our customers’ combined energy bills rank among the lowest of the nation’s 20 largest cities – while generating $9 billion in revenue for the City of San Antonio for 80 years. As a trusted and strong community partner, we continuously focus on job creation, economic development, and educational investment. We are powered by our skilled workforce, whose commitment to the community is demonstrated through our employees’ volunteerism in giving back to our city and programs aimed at bringing value to our customers. CPS Energy is among the top public power wind energy buyers in the nation and number one in Texas for solar generation.

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