Grissom Road widening coming early next year

About 5,600 feet of Grissom Road between Abigail Lane and West NASA Parkway will reconstructed from a two-lane, rural, open-ditch roadway into a four-lane, divided, urban roadway. The project includes the addition of a sidewalk, drainage improvements and about 5,000 feet of a 12-inch waterline. City staff has reviewed about 60% of plans for the project, and design is proceeding.

Timeline: early 2021-early 2022


Cost: $12.2 million

Funding sources: city of League City
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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