Transportation update: Lake Woodlands Drive work was completed a month ahead of schedule

Lake Woodlands Drive work was completed ahead of schedule. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lake Woodlands Drive work was completed ahead of schedule. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

Lake Woodlands Drive work was completed ahead of schedule. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Lake Woodlands Drive widening and signalization project was substantially complete more than a month ahead of schedule in mid-August, according to Montgomery County Precinct 3.

The project included widening Lake Woodlands Drive from I-45 to Six Pines Drive, adding a through lane in each direction and improving turn lane movements at the intersections, according to Precinct 3.

It also included installing new traffic signals at Lake Woodlands Drive intersections with Pinecroft Drive and The Woodlands Mall entrances. The project is funded through the 2015 Montgomery County road bond.

Timeline: April-August

Cost: $1.5 million


Funding source: Montgomery County Precinct 3
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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