7 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, May 8-10

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 east of Skinner Road to Cypress Rosehill/Fry Road: Two outside lanes closed daily from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. May 9-10.

2. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Barker Cypress Road: Total closure daily from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. May 9-10.

3. Hwy. 290 westbound entrance ramp from Skinner Road: Total closure daily from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. May 9-10.

4. Hwy. 290 westbound exit ramp to Cypress Rosehill/Fry Road: Total closure daily from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. May 9-10.

5. Hwy. 6 northbound from north of Copper Grove Blvd. 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, 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.


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


Street closures


7. 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 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 to the Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road, and 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.