15 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Aug. 10-12

The Texas Department of Transportation has several Hwy. 290 closures planned in Cy-Fair this weekend.

The Texas Department of Transportation has several Hwy. 290 closures planned in Cy-Fair this weekend.

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the following lane closures in the Cy-Fair area this weekend. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.my290.com.



Freeway closures
Hwy. 290 westbound main lanes from FM 529 to West Road

  • Total closure from 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12.

  • Drivers can detour to the westbound road. Due to a separate frontage road closure, drivers will then need to detour right on Steepleway Drive, left on West Road to the westbound frontage road and re-enter main lanes after North Eldridge Parkway.


Hwy. 290 westbound from Mason Road to Bauer Road

  • Two inside lanes will be closed nightly from 7 p.m.-7 a.m. through the morning Monday, Aug. 13.


Hwy. 290 westbound from Bingle Road to Pinemont Drive

  • Two inside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11.


Hwy. 290 eastbound at Pinemont Drive

  • One inside lane will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11.


Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Gessner Road

  • Closed from 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, to noon Sunday, Aug. 12.


Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Jones Road

  • Total closure until further notice.


Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Huffmeister Road

  • Total closure until further notice.


I-10 director connector ramp to Hwy. 290 westbound and Loop 610 northbound

  • Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 5 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11.

  • Drivers can detour to Loop 610 southbound and U-turn at Woodway/Memorial to access to Loop 610 northbound main lanes.


Hwy. 290 eastbound from the south fork of Cole Creek to Pinemont Drive

  • One outside lane will be closed nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Monday, Aug. 20.







Frontage road closures
Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from east of Mason Road to Mason Road

  • One outside lane will be closed until further notice.


Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from Steepleway Drive to West Road

  • Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 5 a.m.  Monday, Aug. 13.

  • Drivers can detour right on Steepleway Drive and left on West road to the westbound frontage road.


Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from the Telge Road entrance ramp to Huffmeister Road

  • One inside lane will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13.







Street closures
Huffmeister Road northbound and southbound under Hwy. 290

  • Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13.

  • Southbound drivers should detour to the Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road and U-turn at Telge Road. Northbound drivers should detour to FM 1960 and U-turn at the intersection back to Huffmeister Road.


FM 1960 northbound from Wortham Blvd. to N. Eldridge Parkway

  • One outside lane will be closed until 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22.


Hempstead Road eastbound from Huffmeister Road to east of Huffmeister Road

  • Total closure until 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17.

  • Drivers can detour northbound on Huffmeister Road to the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road, turn right to Hwy. 6 and turn right on the Hwy. 6 southbound frontage road to Hempstead Road.




By Shawn Arrajj
Shawn Arrajj serves as the editor of the Cy-Fair edition of Community Impact Newspaper where he covers the Cy-Fair and Jersey Village communities. He mainly writes about development, transportation and issues in Harris County.


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