Construction bid schedule on Nabors Parkway project delayed to third quarter 2020

Improvements to Nabors Parkway, formerly Humble Road, in Tomball have been delayed by a year, according to Harris County Precinct 4 officials.

Improvements to Nabors Parkway, formerly Humble Road, in Tomball have been delayed by a year, according to Harris County Precinct 4 officials.

This project will improve Nabors Parkway, formerly Humble Road, in Tomball between Calvert Road and Hwy. 249 as a two-lane concrete road with improved drainage. Ongoing negotiations with a property owner for a drainage channel have not been finalized, said Pamela Rocchi, director of Harris County Precinct 4's capital improvement projects division. Pipeline relocations are necessary before the construction bidding process can begin, she said, and Precinct 4 now anticipates advertising the project for construction in the third quarter of 2020, a delay from the original goal of the third quarter of 2019.
Timeline: TBD
Cost: TBD
Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4
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