Here's what to expect with construction at Grogan's Mill Road and South Millbend Drive in The Woodlands

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Work will continue through the end of the year on a project at Grogan's Mill Road and South Millbend Drive. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Work will continue through the end of the year on a project at Grogan's Mill Road and South Millbend Drive. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Additional left-turn lanes for traffic will be created at the intersection of Grogan’s Mill Road and South Millbend Drive in The Woodlands.

The turn lanes will be constructed at north and southbound Grogan’s Mill and at eastbound South Millbend. The project will include redesigned signal locations and will necessitate rerouting some traffic during construction.

As of mid-November, Montgomery County Precinct 3 reported work on several of the turn lanes had been completed; the foundations for the signal poles were poured; and fiber was being placed for new traffic signals.

Upcoming work includes left-turn lanes on southbound Grogan's Mill and eastbound South Millbend, followed by right-turn lanes at those locations. New signal poles and pedestrian poles were slated to be installed. The length of the project is 90 calendar days, according to Precinct 3.

Timeline: September-late 2020

Cost: $1.54 million (engineering and design)
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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