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Posted on: September 4, 2020

SEPTEMBER 4 - 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. 

 Motorists should expect delays and are encouraged to seek alternate routes.

  • TxDOT PIO System: www.houstontranstar.org
  • Project Website: www.hou610at69.com
  • Project Updates on Twitter: @HOU610at69

*NEW* UPCOMING CLOSURES

IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound Main Lanes between Fountain View Dr. and IH 610 WEST LOOP: 2 Alternate Lanes Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Tuesday, 09.08.20 to Thursday, 09.10.20.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Northbound and Southbound Connectors to IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Tuesday, 09.08.20 to 5:00 AM Wednesday, 09.09.20. Traffic to take connectors to IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Chimney Rock Rd. exit onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Chimney Rock Rd. onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Connectors to IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound and Southbound: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Wednesday, 09.09.20 to 5:00 AM Thursday, 09.10.20. Traffic to continue IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Fournace Pl./Bissonnet St. exit onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Bissonnet St. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take respective connector to IH 69 Northbound or Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound Connector Ramps to IH 610 WEST LOOP Northbound and Southbound: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Wednesday, 09.09.20 to 5:00 AM Thursday, 09.10.20. Traffic to continue on IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes. Take Weslayan St. exit onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Weslayan st. onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes. Take respective connector to IH 610 Northbound or Southbound.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Northbound Exit to Westheimer Rd.: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Thursday, 09.10.20 to 5:00 AM Friday, 09.11.20. Traffic to continue IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take San Felipe St. exit onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at San Felipe St. onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Continue to Westheimer Rd.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Northbound Frontage Rd. between Westpark Dr. and Richmond Ave.: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Thursday, 09.10.20 to 5:00 AM Friday, 09.11.20. Traffic to stay right onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Newcastle onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. Continue towards IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd.

IH 69 SOUTHWEST Southbound Connector Ramps to IH 610 WEST LOOP Northbound and Southbound: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Thursday, 09.10.20 to 5:00 AM Friday, 09.11.20. Traffic to continue IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Chimney Rock Rd. exit onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Chimney Rock Rd. onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes. Take respective connector to IH 610 Northbound or Southbound. 

IH 610 WEST LOOP Southbound Main Lanes between Westheimer Rd. and IH 69 SOUTHWEST: Total Closure Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 09.11.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 09.14.20. Traffic to take Westheimer Rd. exit onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Continue IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take Westheimer Rd. entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Connectors to IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound and Southbound: Total Closure Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 09.11.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 09.14.20. Traffic to take Westheimer Rd. exit onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Continue IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. IH 69 Southbound traffic to take entrance ramp to IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes. IH 69 Northbound traffic to take Westheimer Rd. entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Fournace Pl./Bissonnet St. exit to IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Bissonnet St. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take connector to IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound and Southbound Main Lanes at IH 610 WEST LOOP: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Saturday, 09.12.20 to 5:00 AM Sunday, 09.13.20. Traffic to take connectors to IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Fournace Pl./ Bissonnet St. exit onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Bissonnet St. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take respective connector to IH 69 Northbound or Southbound Main Lanes.  Alternate Detour: Traffic to take connectors to IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take San Felipe St. exit onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at San Felipe St. onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take respective connector to IH 69 Northbound or Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Southbound Entrance Ramp from Westheimer Rd.: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Sunday, 09.13.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 09.14.20. Traffic turn onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at San Felipe St. onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 SOUTHWEST Southbound Entrance Ramp from Westheimer Rd.: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Sunday, 09.13.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 09.14.20. Traffic turn onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at San Felipe St. onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 610 WEST LOOP Southbound Connectors to IH 69 SOUTHWEST Northbound and Southbound: Total Closure Overnight, from 9:00 PM Sunday, 09.13.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 09.14.20. Traffic to continue IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Fournace Pl./Bissonnet St. exit onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. U-turn at Bissonnet St. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take respective connector to IH 69 Northbound or Southbound Main Lanes.

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 Northbound Frontage Road at Fournace Pl.: U-Turn Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Tuesday, 12.17.19 until further notice. Traffic to take signaled lights. Turn left (West) onto Fournace Pl. Turn left (South) onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road at Fournace Pl.: U-Turn Closed Continuously, from 12.10.19, until further notice. Traffic to turn left (East) at Fournace Pl. Turn left onto IH 610 Northbound 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 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. at Hidalgo St.: Permanent Closure, starting 9:00 PM, Friday, 01.10.20.  Traffic can access Hidalgo St. from the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Exit Ramp to Hidalgo St./Richmond Ave.  Traffic can also continue to access the IH 69 Entrance Ramp via the IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. coming from West Alabama and Westheimer.

IH 69 Northbound Connector to IH 610 Northbound: 1 Alternate Lane Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 06.12.20, until further notice.

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

Updated: 9/4/20

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