Birnham Woods Drive widening project underway in March

Road work is underway on Birnham Woods Drive. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Road work is underway on Birnham Woods Drive. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Road work is underway on Birnham Woods Drive. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

A project to widen Birnham Woods Drive from two to four lanes from Waterbend Cove to Rayford Road was awarded in mid-January with a contract for 420 days, according to Montgomery County Precinct 3. The completed project will result in two lanes in each direction in addition to a left-turn lane at Birnham Woods and Waterbend and at Birnham Woods and Lexington Boulevard. As of March 18, the contractor had started to prepare the right of way and install storm sewer along parts of Birnham Woods, according to Precinct 3.

Timeline: March 2022-mid-2023


Cost: $2.99 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.