I-69 shut down near Loop 610 for weekend work Aug. 14-16

I-69/Loop 610
Work continues on a major new connector ramp at the I-69/Loop 610 interchange this weekend. (Matt Dulin/Community Impact Newspaper)

Work continues on a major new connector ramp at the I-69/Loop 610 interchange this weekend. (Matt Dulin/Community Impact Newspaper)

All northbound and southbound main lanes of I-69 from Loop 610 to South Rice Avenue will be totally closed starting at 9 p.m. Aug. 14, the Texas Department of Transportation announced.

Normal traffic flow will resume by 5 a.m. Aug. 17.


According to TxDOT, the closure will allow for crews to place bridge beams for a new I-610 north connector to I-69 south. The beams cross over the I-69 main lanes.

There will be additional closures during construction including other connectors, entrance and exit ramps, TxDOT said.

These and other area closures can be monitored at 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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