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Posted on: June 10, 2019

UPDATE: IH 69 / IH 610 Construction Closures

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Please see below for updates and revisions for the closures that are facilitating the proposed reconstruction of the IH 69 Southwest Freeway at the IH 610 West Loop Interchange. This project will facilitate the total reconstruction of this interchange. Please note this weekend’s major closure on IH 69 Southbound main lanes. Please seek alternate routes.

TxDOT PIO System: www.houstontranstar.org

Project Website: www.hou610at69.com

Twitter: @HOU610at69.

UPCOMING CLOSURES

IH 69 Southbound between Newcastle Dr. and S. Rice Ave.: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 08.09.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 08.12.19. Traffic to take the IH 69 connector to IH 610 Northbound. Take San Felipe Exit. Take U-Turn onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto the IH 69 connector ramp to IH 69 Southbound.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM Monday, 08.12.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.09.19. Traffic to take IH 69 Northbound Connector. Exit Welsayan. U-turn at Weslayan onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance onto IH 69 Southbound.

IH 69 Northbound between S. Rice Ave. and Newcastle Dr.: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 08.16.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 08.19.19. Traffic to take IH 69 Northbound connector to IH 610 Southbound. Exit Bellaire Blvd. U-turn at Bellaire Blvd. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. turn right (East) onto Westpark Dr., continue on Westpark Dr. and turn left (North) at Weslayan St., then turn right (East) onto the IH-69 Southwest Northbound frontage Rd., and take the entrance ramp onto the IH-69 Southwest main lanes.

IH 610 Northbound & Southbound Connectors to IH 69 Northbound: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 08.16.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 08.19.19 Traffic to take the connector ramp to IH-69 Southwest Southbound, take the Chimney Rock Rd. exit ramp, turn left (South) at Chimney Rock Rd., continue and turn left (East) onto Westpark Dr., continue on Westpark Dr. and turn left (North) at Weslayan St., then turn right (East) onto the IH-69 Southwest Northbound frontage Rd., and take the entrance ramp onto the IH-69 Southwest main lanes.

IH 610 Northbound & Southbound Connectors to IH 69 Northbound: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 08.23.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 08.26.19. Traffic to take the connector ramp to IH-69 Southwest Southbound, take the Chimney Rock Rd. exit ramp, U-Turn at Chimney Rock Rd., and continue onto the IH-69 Southwest Northbound entrance ramp.

LONG TERM CLOSURES

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road at Westpark Dr.: U-Turn Closed Continuously, until further notice. Traffic to continue to Westpark Dr. turn left (west) onto Westpark Dr. then turn left (south) onto IH 610 southbound frontage road.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Continuously until further notice. Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl. An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Richmond Ave. and Bissonnet St.: Alternate Lane(s) remain Closed Continuously until further notice. At least one southbound frontage road lane will remain open.

IH 69 Northbound & Southbound between Newcastle Dr. and S. Rice Ave.: 1 Inside (Left) Lane Closed Continuously, from 5:00 AM Monday, 06.17.19 until further notice.

IH 69 Northbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Newcastle Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane Closed Continuously until further notice.

IH 69 Southbound Exit Ramp to Chimney Rock Rd.: 1 Alternate Lane(s) Closed Continuously until further notice.

IH 69 Southbound Frontage Road between IH 610 West Loop and S. Rice Ave.: Total Closure Continuously until further notice. Detour to turn right (West) onto Richmond Ave. Turn left (South) onto S. Rice Avenue. Detour can continue through onto S. Rice Avenue or turn right (West) onto IH 69 Southwest Freeway Southbound Frontage Road.

IH 69 Southbound Frontage Road between S. Rice Ave. and Chimney Rock Rd.: 1 Alternate Lane Closed Continuously until further notice.

IH 69 Southwest Freeway Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Westpark Dr.: Total Closure Continuously until further notice. Detour via the Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Edloe Street.

Post Oak Blvd. Northbound and Southbound between IH 69 and Hidalgo St.: 1 Alternate Lane(s) Closed Continuously until further notice. At least two lanes both southbound and northbound will remain open.

Off Duty Police Officers will be on site to assist, as needed, and changeable message signs will also be utilized as needed.

All closures are subject to cancellation or modification due to adverse weather.

For moreinformation pleasecall the TxDOT Public Information Office at 713.802.5076.


Updated: August 9, 2019 - 4:25 pm

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