ROUNDUP: Northpointe Boulevard extension, North Eldridge Parkway widening projects planned

Projects are planned for North Eldridge Parkway and Northpointe Boulevard in the Greater Tomball area. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Projects are planned for North Eldridge Parkway and Northpointe Boulevard in the Greater Tomball area. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Projects are planned for North Eldridge Parkway and Northpointe Boulevard in the Greater Tomball area. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Projects are planned for North Eldridge Parkway and Northpointe Boulevard in the Greater Tomball area.

North Eldridge Parkway widening

Harris County Precinct 4 anticipates sending a project out for construction bids in the fourth quarter of 2020 to widen North Eldridge Parkway to four concrete lanes between Spring Cypress and Westlock roads. Traffic signals will also be added at Westlock Drive and Gregson Road.

Timeline: TBD

Cost: TBD


Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4

North Eldridge traffic signals

New traffic signals are now operational on North Eldridge Parkway in Tomball. New signals were installed at New Hampton and Guernsey drives as part of a larger congestion mitigation and air quality improvement project along the North Eldridge corridor.

Timeline: April 2019-June 30, 2020

Cost: $4.3 million (CMAQ project)

Funding sources: Texas Department of Transportation (80%), Harris County Precinct 4 (20%)

Northpointe Boulevard extension

A project to extend Northpointe Boulevard in the Tomball area is in the study phase, according to Precinct 4 information. The project will extend Northpointe as a four-lane concrete roadway from Shaw to Grant roads with traffic signal additions and modifications.

Timeline: TBD

Cost: TBD

Funding source: Harris County Precinct 4
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball | Magnolia & Conroe | Montgomery

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 for the Tomball|Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these 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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