8 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, May 1-3

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

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced 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 east of Telge Road to Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Three inside lanes closed from 8 p.m. May 1 to 5 a.m. May 4.

2. Hwy. 290 eastbound from east of Mason Road to east of Mueschke Road: Two outside lanes closed daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. May 2-3. Two inside lanes closed 8 p.m. May 2 to 5 a.m. May 3.

3. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Mason Road: Total closure daily from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. May 2-3.

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 North 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. Nov. 30.


Frontage road closures


6. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from east of Barker Cypress Road to east of Telge Road: One alternate lane closed nightly from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. April 30-May 3.


7. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road from Barker Cypress Road to Telge Road: One outside lane closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. May 2.

Street closures


8. 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, 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 North 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 became editor of the Cy-Fair edition in March 2020 and continues to cover education, local government, business, demographic trends, real estate development and nonprofits.


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