Rankin Road improvement project aims for August completion

The project will expand a portion of Rankin Road from two to four lanes and add a raised median. (Courtesy Jackson-Shaw)
The project will expand a portion of Rankin Road from two to four lanes and add a raised median. (Courtesy Jackson-Shaw)

The project will expand a portion of Rankin Road from two to four lanes and add a raised median. (Courtesy Jackson-Shaw)

The city of Humble and real estate company Jackson-Shaw continue a project to expand Rankin Road between Hwy. 59 and the Union Pacific Corp. railroad tracks in Humble. The project will expand a portion of Rankin from two to four lanes and add a raised median.

Timeline: April-August


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.