LOOP 610 CLOSURE: Westheimer ramp, Hidalgo frontage road closing for several months

Closures are making way for construction at the I-610 Loop-I-69 interchange. (Courtesy TxDOT)
Closures are making way for construction at the I-610 Loop-I-69 interchange. (Courtesy TxDOT)

Closures are making way for construction at the I-610 Loop-I-69 interchange. (Courtesy TxDOT)

The Westheimer Road entrance ramp onto Loop 610 will shut down at 9 p.m. Friday until further notice, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

The closure could take several months, according to previous reports, while crews drill a new foundation for future ramp support columns. Traffic will be rerouted to Post Oak Boulevard under I-69 toward the next on-ramp for Loop 610.

Other closures to know:

The southbound frontage road at Hidalgo Street will also be closed starting at 9 p.m. Friday until further notice.

The southbound ramp to I-69 south will be down to one lane until further notice.


The southbound exit ramp to Hidalgo Street and Richmond Avenue will be closed from 9 p.m. Jan 10 to 5 a.m. Jan. 13.

Additional road closure information is available via Houston Transtar.
By Matt Dulin

Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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