15 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, April 3-5

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

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the following lane closures planned along Hwy. 290 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 eastbound from Hollister Street to Bingle Road: Three outside lanes closed from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4.

2. Hwy. 290 westbound from Bingle Road to Hollister Street: Three outside lanes closed daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4-5.

3. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Pinemont/Bingle/West 43rd Street: Total closure from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4.

4. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Fairbanks North Houston Road: Total closure daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4-5.

5. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Antoine Drive: Total closure daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4-5.


6. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Hollister/Tidwell: Total closure from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4.

7. Hwy. 6 northbound from north of Copper Grove Boulevard to Hwy. 290: Total closure until 5 a.m. 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. Turn right onto the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road. U-turn at North Eldridge Parkway back to the Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road to FM 1960.

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


Frontage road closure


9. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road at Huffmeister Road: One U-turn lane closed until 5 p.m. April 20.

10. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from Mueschke Road to Mason Road: One outside lane closed until 5 p.m. April 25.

11. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road at Antoine Drive: One U-turn lane closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. April 4-5.

12. Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road from 34th Street to Pinemont Drive: One alternate lane closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. April 4.

13. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road at Pinemont Drive: Two inside lanes closed daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4-5.

Street closures


14. Huffmeister Road northbound from north of Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road to Hempstead Road: One outside lane closed from 6 a.m. April 4 to 5 a.m. April 6.

15. Jackrabbit Road westbound at Hwy. 6: Total closure until 5 a.m. Nov. 30. Hwy. 6 southbound detour: Head east on Jackrabbit Road to West Road. 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. U-turn at North 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.