Area Command at the Austin/Travis County Emergency Operations Center is activated and will continue until Monday evening, as will other Command Posts for Downtown, Circuit of the Americas (COTA), Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, and the Capitol. This is the third full day into the activation. Today Area Command is expecting and preparing for larger crowds due to the final race.
TxDot and DPS have added additional signage to assist drivers headed to the Expo Center.
Only pre-paid parking is available at COTA.
For those returning from the track by personal vehicle, consider SH 21 as an alternate route to SH 130 or IH 35.
For safety reasons, no pedestrian traffic is allowed along the roadways near the track, citations are being issued by Travis County deputies.
Pearce Lane: Sunday morning, expect all lanes to be eastbound (inbound to the Circuit of Americas), east of SH 130. After the race, afternoon traffic will be reversed outbound, with all lanes westbound.
FM 812: Sunday morning, prior to the race, drivers should expect three lanes leading from SH130 to COTA Blvd, eastbound, with one lane westbound. In the afternoon, after the races, drivers should expect this to be reversed with three lanes westbound and one lane eastbound.