UPDATED: 18 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, Feb. 7-9

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced several lane closures along Hwy. 290 in Cy-Fair this weekend. (Courtesy Fotolia)
The Texas Department of Transportation has announced several lane closures along Hwy. 290 in Cy-Fair this weekend. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced several lane closures along Hwy. 290 in Cy-Fair this weekend. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Updated 5 p.m. Feb. 7

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. 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.

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


3.
I-10 direct connector to Hwy. 290 westbound: Total closure from 6 a.m.- 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9.

4. Hwy. 290 eastbound from west of Mueschke Road to Spring Cypress Road: Three inside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, to 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10.

5. Hwy. 290 eastbound from W. 34th Street to Loop 610 W.: One inside lane will be closed daily from 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, to Sunday, Feb. 9.

6. Hwy. 290 westbound from North Eldridge Parkway to Hwy. 6: Three outside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, to 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10.

7. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, to 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10.

8. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from North Eldridge Parkway: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, to 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10.

9. Hwy. 290 westbound from W. 18th Street to W. 34th Street: Two inside lanes will be closed from 6 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8.

10. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Dacoma/Mangum: Total closure from 6 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8.

11. Hwy. 290 westbound from I-10 direct connector to 34th Street: Two outside lanes will be closed from 6 a.m.-7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9.

12. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to 34th Street/Antoine Drive: Total closure from 6 a.m.-7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9.

Frontage road closure

13. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from west of Mueschke Road to Mueschke Road: One outside lane will be closed until 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 29.

14. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from Hwy. 6 to North Eldridge Parkway: One inside lane will be closed nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. from Friday, Feb. 7, to Sunday, Feb. 9.

15. 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.

16. Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road at Mueschke Road: One U-turn lane will be closed daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. through Friday, Feb. 14.

17. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from Mueschke Road to Mason Road: One inside lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 and Sunday, Feb. 9.


Street closures

18. 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.



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