TxDOT: FM 2978 widening work is 95% complete

Road work continues on FM 2978 in early 2022. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)
Road work continues on FM 2978 in early 2022. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Road work continues on FM 2978 in early 2022. (Andrew Christman/Community Impact Newspaper)

The widening of FM 2978 from FM 1488 to south of Dry Creek was 95% complete as of Dec. 31, according to the Texas Department of Transportation’s latest report. The TxDOT project will widen the stretch of FM 2978 from two lanes to four. Originally scheduled for completion in 2021, the project was still underway at the end of the year and a revised completion date of early 2022 was provided.

Timeline: September 2018-early 2022


Cost: $22.79 million

Funding source: TxDOT

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.