Hufsmith-Kohrville Road widening completed, Spring Cypress Road improvements underway: 7 transportation project updates in Spring, Klein

Recently completed


1. Hufsmith-Kohrville Road Segment 6 widening
A project to widen Hufsmith-Kohrville Road from two lanes to four lanes between Mahaffey Road and FM 2920 was completed and opened to the public March 8, Rocchi said. The project also added a traffic signal at the intersection of Hufsmith-Kohrville and Mahaffey.

Timeline: Jan. 29-March 8
Cost: $4.8 million
Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4

Recent updates


2. Holderrieth Road extension
Construction is nearing completion on a project to extend Holderrieth Road to a five-lane boulevard with drainage between Calvert Road and Hwy. 249. The project is slated for completion in the second quarter of 2019, said Pamela Rocchi, director of the Precinct 4 Capital Improvements Program.

Timeline: Jan. 29, 2018-second quarter 2019
Cost: $6 million
Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4

3. Spring Cypress Road improvements
This project was awarded to Third Cost Construction, and the notice to proceed was issued March 11, Rocchi said. The project is expected to be complete by June 3, 2020, and includes installing traffic signals at several points on Spring Cypress Road as well as turn lane improvements between Telge Road and FM 2920.

Timeline: March 11, 2019-June 3, 2020
Cost: $5.52 million
Funding sources: Harris County Precinct 4, TxDOT

4. Strack Drive improvements
Precinct 4 is in the final design phase for a project to install a traffic signal and widen Strack Drive where it intersects with Louetta Road to accommodate left- and right-turn lanes. Rocchi said construction should begin in the second quarter of 2019.

Timeline: second quarter 2019-TBD
Cost: $350,000
Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4

5. Riley Fuzzel Road improvements
A project to widen Riley Fuzzel Road between Elm Street and the Hardy Toll Road is in the design phase. The project will upgrade the road to a four-lane paved segment, realign the road to remove sharp turns, close the railroad crossing at Caroline Street and open a new crossing north of Riley Fuzzel. The project will go out for bids in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Timeline: TBD
Cost: $2.9 million
Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4

6. Stuebner Airline Road extension
Harris County Precinct 4 is studying a project to extend Stuebner Airline Road as a four-lane paved section between FM 2920 and the Grand Parkway, connecting Stuebner Airline to Spring Stuebner, Rocchi said. The project will also widen Spring Stuebner Road between the Grand Parkway and 1,500 feet northeast of the Grand Parkway.

Timeline: TBD
Cost: $5.7 million
Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4
By Hannah Zedaker
Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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