Hwy. 242 turn lane widening project got underway in February

The Texas Department of Transportation is funding a turn-lane addition on Hwy. 242. (Courtesy Fotolia)
The Texas Department of Transportation is funding a turn-lane addition on Hwy. 242. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The Texas Department of Transportation is funding a turn-lane addition on Hwy. 242. (Courtesy Fotolia)

TxDOT began work on a project to widen a left turn lane on Hwy. 242 from Harpers Way to Great Oaks Drive in February. The project was 7% complete in mid-February.

Timeline: February-second quarter 2020


Cost: $575,000

Funding source: federal funds
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.


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