Total closure of FM 149, frontage lane closures on Hwy. 249 this weekend, Oct. 11-13

Lane closures are scheduled for Hwy. 249 and FM 149 this weekend, Oct. 11-13.

Lane closures are scheduled for Hwy. 249 and FM 149 this weekend, Oct. 11-13.

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Several lane closures are scheduled this weekend for the Tomball and Magnolia area, including a total closure of a portion of FM 149 in Magnolia, according to the Houston TranStar database.

1. A total closure of FM 149 at FM 1774 and the ongoing Hwy. 249 extension is scheduled for 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. According to information from the Hwy. 249 Project Team, bridge beams will be placed over FM 149 during the closure. Detour information will be posted, but drivers should reroute to FM 1488.



2. The Harris County Toll Road Authority also cautions drivers about an upcoming lane closure in Tomball. Two inside lanes of the Hwy. 249 southbound frontage road between Zion Road and south of Brown Road in Tomball will be closed continuously from 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14.

3. One alternate lane of the Hwy. 249 northbound frontage road between FM 2920 and Spring Creek in Tomball will be closed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12.
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball | Magnolia

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in the Tomball and Magnolia communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.



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