Stories to watch in 2019 #6: No relief for Gosling Road commuters in 2019

This story is part of our Annual Community Guide, which takes a look at some of the biggest stories to watch in The Woodlands and South Montgomery County in 2019. Stay tuned throughout the week as we countdown to the No. 1 story to watch this year

What we reported Harris County Precinct 4 and Montgomery County Precinct 3 will expand Gosling Road from two to four lanes by adding two southbound lanes from just south of Gatewood Reserve Lane to just north of Creekside Forest Drive, creating a second bridge over Spring Creek and converting the existing bridge to a one-way northbound road.

According to Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack’s office, the two entities are working together on the engineering, design and construction of the project, while Harris County will oversee construction.

The latest The entities are working to finalize the agreement for all aspects of the project, including a cost. However, commuters will not see traffic relief in 2019 as the final design is scheduled for February 2020, when the project will likely go out for bid, according to Precinct 3 officials.