With eminent domain ongoing, construction pushed back on Knight Road extension in Missouri City

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Once complete, Knight Road will connect the Fort Bend Parkway Toll Road to McKeever Road. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Once complete, Knight Road will connect the Fort Bend Parkway Toll Road to McKeever Road. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The timeline to extend a portion of Knight Road to connect from the Fort Bend Parkway Toll Road to McKeever Road in Missouri City has been delayed. Missouri City officials now anticipate that construction will begin in the fall.

The city is in the process of using eminent domain to acquire three parcels of land needed for the road extension.


Once complete, the road will give residents in the Sienna area another way to reach Hwy. 6. The $8 million project is being funded by the city of Missouri City and Fort Bend County.

By Claire Shoop
Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.


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