Street signs officially change from ‘Manchaca’ to ‘Menchaca’


AUSTIN (KXAN) — A year after voting to change “Manchaca” to “Menchaca,” street signs have been replaced.

MORE: Austin City Council votes to change Manchaca Road to Menchaca Road

The signs cost just over $23,000 and were paid for by the non-profit Justice for Menchaca.

Council member Pio Renteria filed an application for the replacement.

Signs along highways are owned by TxDOT — those signs will be replaced when they need to be serviced at no cost.

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