TxDOT's Loop 494 expansion pushes forward in March

The Texas Department of Transportation's project to expand Loop 494 continues. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Texas Department of Transportation's project to expand Loop 494 continues. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Texas Department of Transportation's project to expand Loop 494 continues. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)

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The Texas Department of Transportation continues its project to expand Loop 494 from two to four lanes between Sorters McClellan Road and Northpark Plaza Drive. In March, contractors will continue working on underground sewer and shift traffic to allow for a temporary widening between Crescent Springs and Royal Crossing drives.

Timeline: July 8-second quarter 2021


Cost: $14.3 million

Funding source: TxDOT
By Kelly Schafler

Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.



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