Work has begun on the Madera Run Parkway widening project in Atascocita, Harris County Precinct 3 officials announced in a June 6 news release.

About the project

The Madera Run Parkway widening project is a joint venture between Harris County Precinct 3 and Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 504. The $940,000 project will widen Madera Run Parkway from a two-lane roadway to a four-lane boulevard separated by a green median between Radura Road and Hickory Arroyo Drive.

Per the release, the project contractor is Precise Services Inc., and construction is expected to wrap up by the third quarter of 2024.

Quote of note

"We're excited to partner with HC MUD 504 to bring this project into construction for improved transportation safety and increased capacity along this well-traveled stretch of roadway," Precinct 3 Commissioner Tom Ramsey said in a statement.

What residents should know

Officials noted nearby sidewalks will remain open during construction, and travelers should experience very little disruption to their daily commute throughout the duration of the project.