Hwy. 288 to see closures on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Pearland residents on Jan. 17  traveling along both directions on Hwy. 288 should expect delays. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Pearland residents on Jan. 17 traveling both directions on Hwy. 288 should expect delays. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Pearland residents on Jan. 17 traveling both directions on Hwy. 288 should expect delays. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Pearland residents traveling both directions on Hwy. 288 should expect delays on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

There will be both northbound and southbound, one-lane alternating closures on Jan. 17 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Hwy. 288 near Hughes Ranch Road and Discovery Bay Road, according to Brazoria County.


By Andy Yanez

Reporter, Pearland/Friendswood

Andy joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Houston. He started off as the South Houston Metro Reporter where he helped each different edition in the South Houston market before transitioning to the Pearland/Friendswood market in August 2021. Andy covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Andy served as the sports editor of The Cougar, UH's student newspaper, where he covered the university's athletics beat for two years and got to cover the 2021 NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four in Indianapolis.