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Posted on: September 6, 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 610 Northbound & Southbound Connectors to IH 69 Northbound: Total Closure Closed Continuously,from 9:00 PM Friday, 09.06.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.09.19. 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.

IH 610 Southbound Connector to IH 69 Southbound: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 5:00 AM Sunday, 09.08.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.09.19. Traffic to continue on to IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Exit Bellaire Blvd. U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take connector to IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. between Westpark Dr. and Newcastle Dr.: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 09.06.19 until further notice. Traffic to take Westpark Dr. (East) and turn left (North) onto Newcastle Dr. and continue to the IH-69 Southwest Frontage Rd. An Alternate detour, Traffic to take the IH-610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd. turn right (East) on Richmond Ave. then turn right (South) onto Weslayan St. and continue to the IH-69 Southwest Frontage Rd.

IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. between Newcastle Dr. and Weslayan St.: Alternate Lane Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 09.06.19 through 5:00 AM 12.02.20.

Richmond Ave. at IH 610 West Loop: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 09.13.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.16.19. Westbound traffic to continue on IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road. Take U-turn at Westheimer onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road. Turn right (West) onto Hidalgo St. Turn left (South) onto S. Post Oak Blvd. Turn right (West)onto Richmond Ave. Eastbound traffic to turn right (South) onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Turn right (East) onto Westpark Dr. Turn left (North) onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Turn right (East) onto Richmond Ave.

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 Connector to IH 69 Southbound: 1 Outside (Right) Lane Closed Continuously, from 5:00 AM Saturday, 08.24.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.09.19.

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 Rd. between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM Monday, 08.19.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.09.19. Traffic to head Westbound on Westpark Dr. Turn left (South) onto S. Rice Avenue. Turn left (East) onto Fournace Pl. Turn right (South) onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd.

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.

Westpark Tollway Eastbound Exit Ramp to Post Oak Blvd.: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 08.23.19 through 5:00 AM Monday, 09.23.19.Traffic to take Westpark Dr. Exit. Turn left (North) onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Turn left (West) on Westheimer Rd. Turn left (South) onto S. Post Oak Blvd.

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 more information please call the TxDOT Public Information Office at 713.802.5076.

Updated: 9.6.2019 - 4:35 pm

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