Montgomery County Precinct 4 bids Community Drive expansion project

Community Drive will be expanded to two lanes with a continual turning lane between the Hwy. 59 service road and Loop 494. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Community Drive will be expanded to two lanes with a continual turning lane between the Hwy. 59 service road and Loop 494. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Community Drive will be expanded to two lanes with a continual turning lane between the Hwy. 59 service road and Loop 494. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Montgomery County Precinct 4 bid the Community Drive improvement project in New Caney in late September. The road will be expanded to two lanes with a continual turning lane between the Hwy. 59 service road and Loop 494. New storm sewers will also be constructed to improve drainage. The bidding process ended Oct. 21.

Timeline: December 2020-winter 2021


Cost: $2.1 million

Funding source: Montgomery County Precinct 4
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.



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