20 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, March 6-8

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)

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 westbound from W. 34th Street to Pinemont Drive: Three alternate lanes will be closedfrom 9 p.m. Saturday, March 7, through 6 p.m. Sunday, March 8.

2. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to W. 43rd Street: Total closure from 9 p.m. Saturday, March 7, through 6 p.m. Sunday, March 8.

3. 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.


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

5. Loop 610 N. westbound connect ramp to Hwy. 290: Total closure overnight from 9 p.m. Saturday, March 7, to 5 a.m. Sunday, March 8.

6. Hwy. 290 eastbound from east of Spring Cypress Road to Telge Road: Four outside lanes will be closed nightly from 9 p.m.-11 a.m. from Friday, March 6, to Sunday, March 8.

7. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Spring Cypress Road: Total closurenightly from 9 p.m.-11 a.m. from Friday, March 6, to Sunday, March 8.

8. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Skinner Road: Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-11 a.m. from Friday, March 6, to Sunday, March 8.

9. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Barker Cypress Road: Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-11 a.m. from Friday, March 6, to Sunday, March 8.

10. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Telge Road: Total closure nightly from 9 p.m.-11 a.m. from Friday, March 6, to Sunday, March 8.

11. Hwy. 290 westbound from North Eldridge Parkway to east of Huffmeister Road: Three outside lanes will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, March 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, March 9.

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

13. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp to North Eldridge Parkway: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, March 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, March 9.

14. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Huffmeister Road: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, March 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, March 9.

15. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Total closure from 9 p.m. Friday, March 6, to 5 a.m. Monday, March 9.

16. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to W. 34th Street/Antoine: Total closure overnight from 9 p.m. Saturday, March 7, to 5 a.m. Sunday, March 8.

17. Hwy. 290 westbound from W. 18th Street to W. 34th Street: One outside lane will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. Saturday, March 7, to 5 a.m. Sunday, March 8.


Frontage road closure

18. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from west of Mueschke Road to east of Mason Road: One outside lane will be closed from 8 a.m. Friday, March 6, to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 22.

19. 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.

Street closures

20. 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
Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a Cy-Fair reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a journalism degree from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. She covers education, local government, business, demographic trends, real estate development and nonprofits.


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