11 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Jan. 3-5

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced several lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)
The Texas Department of Transportation has announced several lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced several lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 this weekend. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

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 eastbound from Pinemont Drive to 34th Street

Three alternate lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6.

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


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

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.

Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Antoine Drive

Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6.

Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Hollister Street

Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6.

Frontage road closures

Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road from Cypress Rosehill/Fry Road to west of Mason Road

One alternate lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4.

Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road at Mueschke Road

Both U-turn lanes will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, and nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. from Saturday, Jan. 4, to Monday, Jan. 6.

Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road at Huffmeister Road

One U-turn lane will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, to 5 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4.

Huffmeister northbound and southbound at Hwy. 290 frontage road

One outside lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, and Sunday, Jan. 5.

Street closures

Mueschke Road northbound and southbound at Hwy. 290

One alternate lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4 and nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. from Saturday, Jan. 4, to Monday, Jan. 6.

Jackrabbit Road westbound at Hwy. 6

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

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 Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.