New Spring Cypress Road ramps open on Hwy. 249

The new ramps opened the weekend of Sept. 12-13. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)
The new ramps opened the weekend of Sept. 12-13. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

The new ramps opened the weekend of Sept. 12-13. (Courtesy Texas Department of Transportation)

The Texas Department of Transportation's reversal of the Hwy. 249 northbound entrance and exit ramps between Jones Road and Spring Cypress Road wrapped up in September with the new configuration opening the weekend of Sept. 12-13, according to TxDOT Public Information Officer Danny Perez. The project reversed the existing entrance/exit ramp configuration to an exit/entrance configuration and shifted the new exit ramp to the south to eliminate the queue of vehicles that previously formed from the frontage road back to the Hwy. 249 main lanes, as Perez said previously.

Timeline: April 20-Sept. 12


Cost: $2.2 million

Funding source: TxDOT
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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