23 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, April 17-19

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 will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

2. 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.

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

4. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Bingle Road: Total closure until 5 a.m., Wednesday, April 22.


5. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Antoine Drive: Total closure from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

6. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Pinemont/Bingle/W. 43rd Street: Total closure from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

7. Hwy. 290 westbound from Bingle Road to Hollister Street: Three outside lanes will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

8. Hwy. 290 westbound from west of North Eldridge Parkway to east of Telge Road: Three inside lanes will be closed from 8 p.m. Friday, April 17, through 5 a.m. Monday, April 20.

9. Hwy. 290 westbound from east of Mueschke Road to west of Mason Road: Three alternate lanes will be closed nightly from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, April 18.

10. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Fairbanks North Houston Road: Total closure from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

11. Hwy. 290 eastbound from west of Mason Road to east of Mueschke Road: Three inside lanes will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, and Sunday, April 19.

12. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Pinemont/Bingle/West 43rd Street: Total closure from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.


Frontage road closure


13. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from west of Mueschke Road to east of Mason Road: One outside lane closed until 5 p.m. Thursday, April 30.

14. Hwy. 6 southbound frontage road from Hempstead Highway to south of Hempstead Highway: One inside lane will be closed until 5 p.m. Saturday, April 25.

15. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road at Pinemont Drive: Two inside lanes will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

16. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from east of Skinner Road to west of Barker Cypress Road: One outside lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18.

17. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from west of Cypress Rosehill/Fry Road to east of Mason Road: One alternate lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, and Sunday, April 19.

18. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from east of Telge Road to west of Telge Road: One outside lane closed from 8 p.m. Friday, April 18, to 5 a.m. Monday, April 20.

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

20. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from east of Huffmeister Road to Huffmeister Road: One inside lane will be closed until 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 29.


Street closures


21. Huffmeister Road northbound from Hempstead Road to the Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road: One outside lane will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, April 18.

22. 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.

23. Telge Road at Hwy. 290 frontage road: One northbound middle lane will be closed until 5 a.m. Monday, April 20. Two southbound alternate lanes will be closed from 8 p.m. Friday, April 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, April 20.
By Shawn Arrajj
Shawn Arrajj serves as the editor of the Cy-Fair edition of Community Impact Newspaper where he covers the Cy-Fair and Jersey Village communities. He mainly writes about development, transportation and issues in Harris County.


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