8 Hwy. 290 lane closures affecting Cy-Fair drivers this weekend, July 10-12

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 westbound at Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Total closure overnight from 9 p.m. July 11 to 5 a.m. July 12.

2. Hwy. 6 southbound at Hwy. 290: One inside lane will be closed until 5 p.m. Aug. 23.

3. Hwy. 6 northbound from north of Copper Grove Boulevard to Hwy. 290: Total closure until 5 a.m. Nov. 30. For the Hwy. 290 eastbound detour, stay on Hwy. 6 northbound to the Hwy. 290 eastbound connector ramp. For the 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. Nov. 30.


Frontage road closures

5. Hwy. 290 eastbound frontage road at Hwy. 6/FM 1960: Total closure overnight from 9 p.m. July 11 to 5 a.m. July 12.

6. Hwy. 290 eastbound and westbound frontage road at Skinner Road: One U-turn and one inside lane will be closed daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. July 11-12.

7. FM 1960 southbound frontage road from Wortham Boulevard to Hwy. 290: Total closure nightly from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. from July 11-Aug. 9.

Street closures

8. Jackrabbit Road westbound at Hwy. 6: Total closure until 5 a.m. Nov. 30. For the Hwy. 6 southbound detour, head east on Jackrabbit Road to West Road and turn right on West Road to Hwy. 6. For the 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

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.



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