20 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Sept. 28-30

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 along Hwy. 290 this weekend. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.my290.com.



Freeway closures
Hwy. 6 northbound at Hwy. 290
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29.
• Drivers can take the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road to N. Eldridge Parkway and U-turn back to Hwy. 6/FM 1960.

Hwy. 290 eastbound at the I-10 direct connector
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, to 5 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 30.
• Drivers can detour to the westbound I-10 direct connector, exit at Wirt/Chimney Rock and U-turn to I-10 eastbound to Loop 610 northbound or southbound.
• Alternatively, drivers can detour at the Mangum/Dacoma exit, continue on the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road and enter Loop 610 eastbound before W. 18th Street.

Beltway 8 W. northbound and southbound connector ramp to Hwy. 290 eastbound
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.
• Northbound drivers can take the W. Little York Road exit, continue on the Beltway 8 northbound frontage road, turn right on the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road and enter the mainlanes after Hollister Street.
• Southbound drivers can take the West Road exit, continue on the Beltway 8 southbound frontage road, turn left on the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road and enter the mainlanes after Hollister Street.

Hwy. 290 westbound from Bingle Road to the entrance ramp from Fairbanks N. Houston Road
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.
• Drivers can detour to the Bingle Road exit, continue on the westbound frontage road and re-enter the mainlanes after Fairbanks N. Houston Road.

Hwy. 290 eastbound from West Little York Road to Pinemont Drive
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

Hwy. 290 eastbound at Bingle Road entrance ramp
• One outside lane will be closed daily from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. through Sunday, Sept. 30.

Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Mueschke Road
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Spring Cypress Road
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

Hwy. 290 eastbound from Spring Cypress Road to Skinner Road
• Two inside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

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.





Frontage road closures
Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from West Road to N. Eldridge Parkway
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.
• Drivers can detour right on West Road, left on Castlebridge Drive and left on N. Eldridge Parkway to the westbound frontage road.

Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from West Road to Crossridge Drive
• One inside lane will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road at the east side of Huffmeister Road
• One inside lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29.

Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road at West Road
• One U-turn lane will be closed until 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road at Mason Road
• One inside lane will be closed until 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12.

Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road at Mason Road
• One U-turn lane will be closed until 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12.

Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from Jones Road to Steepleway Boulevard
• One inside lane will be closed daily from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. through Friday, Oct. 12.





Street closures
N. Eldridge Parkway northbound and southbound at Hwy. 290
• One outside lane will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.

West Road northbound and southbound at Hwy. 290
• Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1.
• Northbound drivers can detour right on the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road and U-turn at Jones Road to the westbound frontage road to West Road.
• Southbound drivers can detour right on Castlebridge Drive, left on N. Eldridge Parkway and left on the eastbound frontage road to West Road.


By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.