25 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Jan. 17-19

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

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

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

1. Hwy. 290 eastbound from Pinemont Drive to W. 34th Street: Three alternate lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

2. Hwy. 290 eastbound from Beltway 8 W. to Pinemont Drive: Total closure from 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

3. Hwy. 290 westbound from Gessner Road to FM 529: Two inside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.


4. 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.

5. Hwy. 6 southbound from Hwy. 290 to Jackrabbit Road: Total closure until 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30.

6. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Antoine Drive/34th Street: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

7. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Fairbanks N. Houston Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

8. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Telge Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

9. Hwy. 290 eastbound from Telge Road to N. Eldridge Parkway: Four alternate lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

10. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Bauer Road: Total closure from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18.

11. Hwy. 290 eastbound from west of Mason Road to Mueschke Road: One outside lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18.

12. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Huffmeister Road: Total closure from 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

13. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to N. Eldridge Parkway: Total closure from 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

14. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Total closure from 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

15. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Barker Cypress Road: Total closure from 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

16. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Huffmeister Road: Total closure from 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

17. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Huffmeister Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

18. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Barker Cypress Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

19. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Barker Cypress Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

20. Hwy. 290 westbound from Telge Road to Skinner Road: Three outside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

Frontage road closure

21. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from west of Mueschke Road to Mueschke Road: One outside lane will be closed until 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31.

22. Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road from Pinemont Drive to W. Little York Road: One alternate lane will be closed daily from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through Wednesday, April 1.

23. Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road from Cypress Rosehill/Fry Road to west of Mason Road: One alternate lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. each weekend through Sunday, Jan. 26.

Street closures

24. Hempstead Road eastbound and westbound from Huffmeister Road to east of Huffmeister Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20.

25. 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.