South Shore Boulevard closed during repair work Nov. 13-20

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The northbound lanes of South Shore Boulevard will be closed Nov. 13-20, requiring motorists to take detours.

Weather permitting, crews will repair an 84-inch-diameter storm sewer line that crosses under the road near its intersection with FM 518. The line failed, creating a sinkhole that needs to be fixed before the road is damaged, according to a League City posting.


As part of the work, a 40-foot section of the road and a portion of the adjacent sidewalk will be removed and replaced. During the work, residents who want to travel north along South Shore at FM 518 will instead have to travel east or west on FM 518 and turn onto Main Street and backtrack to South Shore, according to the posting.
By Jake Magee
Jake Magee has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper.

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