DEL RIO, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Monday that trade and travel operations resumed at the Del Rio Port of Entry for passenger traffic the afternoon of Saturday, Sept. 25. Cargo traffic resumed Monday morning.
Passenger vehicle and pedestrian operations resumed at 4 p.m. Saturday and commercial cargo operations started at 8 a.m. Monday, according to a press release from U.S. CBP.
CBP temporarily closed the Del Rio Port of Entry Sept. 17 and rerouted traffic to the Eagle Pass Port of Entry.
Following efforts last week by U.S. Border Patrol, Office of Field Operations and DHS partners to expedite processing of the migrant flow to manageable levels and with public safety restored, CBP reopened trade and travel operations at Del Rio Port of Entry.