UPDATED: Hwy. 249 northbound, FM 1488 closed Feb. 16

Portions of Hwy. 249 and FM 1488 will be closed this weekend. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Portions of Hwy. 249 and FM 1488 will be closed this weekend. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Portions of Hwy. 249 and FM 1488 will be closed this weekend. (Courtesy Fotolia)

According to the Texas Department of Transportation and Houston TranStar database, Hwy. 249 northbound lanes will be closed between Rollingwood Street and Goodson Loop in Pinehurst Sunday, Feb. 16, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Detour signs will be posted. Previously, the northbound lanes were set to be closed beginning Friday, Feb. 14.


TxDOT also announced FM 1488 lanes eastbound and westbound will be closed Sunday, Feb. 16 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m between Ravenswood Drive and Buddy Riley Boulevard in Magnolia. Detour signs will be posted.
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By Anna Lotz

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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