I-45, League City Parkway intersection work underway

As a part of the I-45 widening project between FM 518 and FM 517, the Texas Department of Transportation will reconstruct the intersection of I-45 and League City Parkway. The work will happen in four phases.

First, the eastbound side of League City Parkway and outside lanes of the I-45 north- and southbound frontage roads will be reconstructed. During Phase 2, the north and south U-turns and the inside lanes of the north- and southbound frontage roads will be built.

The intersection will then be closed for a weekend to reconstruct the westbound League City Parkway pavement in the middle of the intersections at both frontage roads. During Phase 4, the westbound side of League City Parkway will be reconstructed.

Timeline: fall 2019-spring 2020

Cost: $850,000


Funding source: Texas Department of Transportation
By Jake Magee

Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood

Jake 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. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.


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