Rankin Road improvement project set to begin in November

Mobility projects continue in the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood areas.

Mobility projects continue in the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood areas.

The city of Humble and real estate company Jackson-Shaw partnered to fund a project to expand Rankin Road between Hwy. 59 and the Union Pacific Corp. railroad tracks in Humble. The project expands a portion of Rankin Road from a two- to four-lane road and adds a raised median. The project will take six months to complete.

Timeline: November 2019-May 2020
Cost: $800,000
Funding sources: city of Humble, Jackson-Shaw
By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.