10 lane closures to take note of along Hwy. 290 this weekend, Dec. 6-8

The Texas Department of Transportation has several lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend, including at the Hwy. 6 bridge over Hempstead Road. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Texas Department of Transportation has several lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend, including at the Hwy. 6 bridge over Hempstead Road. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Texas Department of Transportation has several lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend, including at the Hwy. 6 bridge over Hempstead Road. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the following lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.my290.com.

Freeway closures

Hwy. 290 westbound from W. 34th Street to Pinemont Drive

Three alternate lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 9.

Hwy. 6 northbound from north of Copper Grove Blvd. to Hwy. 290


Total closure until 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2020.

Hwy. 290 eastbound detour: Stay on Hwy. 6 northbound to the Hwy. 290 eastbound connector ramp.

FM 1960 northbound detour: Exit to the northbound frontage road to Hempstead Road and turn right onto the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road. U-turn at N. Eldridge Parkway back to the Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road to FM 1960.

Hwy. 6 southbound from Hwy. 290 to Jackrabbit Road

Total closure until 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2020.

Detour to the Hwy. 6 southbound frontage road to the Hwy. 6 southbound main lanes.

Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from W. 34th Street

Total closure nightly from 7 p.m.-5 a.m. through Monday, Dec. 9.

Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Mangum Road/Dacoma Street

Total closure nightly from 7 p.m.-5 a.m. through Monday, Dec. 9.

Hwy. 290 westbound from W. 34th Street to Loop 610

Two outside lanes will be closed nightly from 7 p.m.-5 a.m. through Monday, Dec. 9.

Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to W. 43rd Street

Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 9.

Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Mangum Road

Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 9.

Frontage road closures

Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from Milwee Street to Saxon Drive

One outside lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7.

Street closures

Jackrabbit Road westbound at Hwy. 6

Total closure until 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2020.

Hwy. 6 southbound detour: Head east on Jackrabbit Road to West Road and turn right on West Road to Hwy. 6.

FM 1960 detour: Head west on Jackrabbit Road to the Hwy. 6 northbound frontage road toward Hempstead Road. Turn right on Hempstead Road to the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road and U-turn at N. Eldridge Parkway.
By Shawn Arrajj
Shawn Arrajj serves as the editor of the Cy-Fair edition of Community Impact Newspaper where he covers the Cy-Fair and Jersey Village communities. He mainly writes about development, transportation and issues in Harris County.


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