Transportation updates


1. Crighton Road railroad upgrade


The city of Conroe awarded a contract Sept. 26 to upgrade the railroad crossing at Crighton Road to the Baytown-based company Greenscapes Six. The project will include the construction of four lanes of concrete, new pavement markings and street signs.
Timeline: TBD
Cost: $232,500
Funding source: city of Conroe





2. FM 2854 widening


A TxDOT project along FM 2854 between Loop 336 and I-45 is 47% complete. The project is set to widen the road to four lanes and will add a curb and median, storm sewers, a bridge, pavement markings and traffic signals.
Timeline: Aug. 20, 2018-first quarter 2021
Cost: $18.67 million
Funding source: TxDOT





3. FM 3083 widening


TxDOT is widening FM 3083 into a four-lane and construction-grade separation of the Union Pacific Corp. railroad between Hwy. 75 and FM 1484. The project is 80% complete.
Timeline: July 5, 2018-first quarter 2020
Cost: $13.5 million
Funding sources: TxDOT, federal