17 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Aug. 2-4

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

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

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the following lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.my290.com.



Top closures
Hwy. 290 eastbound main lanes from W. 34th Street to Loop 610
• Three outside lanes will be closed nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.





Freeway closures
Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Jones Road
• Total closure will occur until 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13.

Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from W. 34th Street
• Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Mueschke Road
• Total closure will occur nightly from 9 p.m.-10 a.m. from Friday, Aug. 2, to Sunday, Aug. 4.

Hwy. 290 westbound from Cypress Rosehill Road/Fry Road to Mason Road
• Three alternate lanes will be closed nightly from 9 p.m.-10 a.m. from Friday, Aug. 2, to Sunday, Aug. 4.

Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from West Road
• Total closure will occur until 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13.

Hwy. 290 eastbound connector ramp to Loop 610 eastbound
• Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to I-10 direct connector
• Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Mangum/Dacoma
• Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Jones Road
• Total closure nightly from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 eastbound from North Eldridge Parkway to FM 529
• Three inside lanes will be closed nightly from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 6 southbound from Hempstead Highway to Copper Grove Boulevard
• One outside lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 westbound from West Road to North Eldridge Parkway
• Three outside lanes will be closed nightly from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, Aug. 3.





Frontage road closures
Hwy. 6 southbound frontage road from Jackrabbit Road to north of Copper Grove Boulevard
• Total closure until 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3.

Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from Hwy. 6/FM 1960 to North Eldridge Parkway
• One inside lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, and Sunday, Aug. 4.

Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road at West Road entrance ramp
• One inside lane will be closed until 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13.





Street closures
Hempstead Road eastbound and westbound at Huffmeister Road
• Total closure will occur from 6 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 5.


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.