Construction is underway on Schiel Road in Cypress. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Construction is underway on converting Schiel Road from a two-lane asphalt road to a four-lane concrete boulevard with a raised median and underground storm sewer. The project is taking place in two phases: Segment 1 is from east of the Grand Parkway to west of Fairfield Place Drive, and Segment 2 is from west of Fairfield Place Drive to west of Mason Road for a total cost of $9 million, according to Harris County Precinct 3 officials.
Timeline: construction complete in second quarter 2023 (Segment 1), third quarter 2023 (Segment 2)
Cost: $4.8 million (Segment 1), $4.2 million (Segment 2)
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.