Birnham Woods widening nearly complete

Widening on FM 2978 from Hufsmith-Conroe Road to FM 1488 continues in Magnolia.

Widening on FM 2978 from Hufsmith-Conroe Road to FM 1488 continues in Magnolia.

Birnham Woods Drive will be widened from two to four lanes from 500 feet north of Fuller Bluff Drive to 500 feet north of Elan Boulevard. As of mid-June, crews were putting the final touches on the bridge and completing median work. Signal poles were installed and will be operational when the new lanes open, officials said.
Timeline: September 2018-August 2019
Cost: $2.7 million
Funding source: Montgomery County Precinct 3
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.