11 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers June 12-14

Flyover bridge construction
The Texas Department of Transportation continues work on Hwy. 290, including on a new flyover bridge at the FM 1960 intersection. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Texas Department of Transportation continues work on Hwy. 290, including on a new flyover bridge at the FM 1960 intersection. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)

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 west of Huffmeister Road to Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Two outside lanes will be closed from 7 p.m. Friday, June 12, through 6 a.m. Monday, June 15.

2. Hwy. 290 eastbound exit ramp to Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Total closure from 7 p.m. Friday, June 12, through 6 a.m. Monday, June 15.

3. 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.


4. Hwy. 6 southbound from Hwy. 290 to Jackrabbit Road: Total closure until 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30.
Drivers should detour to the Hwy. 6 frontage road.

5. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Telge Road: Total closure from 7 p.m. Friday, June 12, through 6 a.m. Monday, June 15.

6. Hwy. 290 eastbound entrance ramp from Huffmeister Road: Total closure from 7 p.m. Friday, June 12, through 6 a.m. Monday, June 15.


Frontage road closures



7. 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. through Monday, June 29.

8. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from west of Mueschke Road to east of Mason Road: One inside lane will be closed through 4 p.m. Thursday, June 18.

9. Hwy. 290 westbound frontage road from west of Telge Road to Barker Cypress Road: One inside lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, and Sunday, June 14.



Street closures


10. 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.


11. FM 1960 northbound from Hwy. 290 to Wortham Boulevard: One inside lane will be closed nightly from 9 p.m.-5 a.m. through Friday, June 19.
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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