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Posted on: May 12, 2020

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

UPCOMING CLOSURES

IH 69 Southbound to IH 610 Southbound Connector: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM Wednesday 05.13.20 to 5:00 AM, Friday, 05.15.20.  Traffic to take IH 610 Northbound connector. Take San Felipe Exit.  U-turn at San Felipe onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes between IH 69 Southwest Frwy. and Fournace Pl.: 2 Right (Outside) Lanes Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM Wednesday 05.13.20 to 5:00 AM, Friday, 05.15.20.

IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes between IH 610 WEST LOOP and Newcastle Dr.: 1 Right (Outside) Lanes Closed Daily, from 9:00 AM Tuesday 05.12.20 to 3:00 PM, Friday, 05.15.20.

IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes between IH 610 WEST LOOP and Newcastle Dr.: 1 Right (Outside) Lanes Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM Tuesday 05.12.20 to 5:00 AM, Friday, 05.15.20.

IH 610 Northbound and Southbound Connectors to IH 69 Southbound: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Tuesday, 05.12.20 to Wednesday, 05.13.20. Traffic to take connectors to IH 69 Northbound. Take Weslayan St. exit. Take U-turn at Weslayan St. onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes between IH 610 WEST LOOP and Chimney Rock Rd.: 1 Outside (Right) Lane Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Tuesday, 05.12.20 to Wednesday, 05.13.20.

IH 610 Northbound and Southbound Main Lanes between IH 69 SOUTHWEST FRWY. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Wednesday, 05.13.20 to Thursday, 05.14.20. Traffic will be detoured to respective frontage roads and use the next available entrance ramp. The connectors for both Northbound and Southbound will remain open. Alternate Detour: Take connectors to IH 69 Southbound. Take Chimney Rock Rd. exit Ramp. Take 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 for IH 610 Northbound or Southbound.

IH 610 Southbound Entrance Ramp from Westheimer Rd.: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Wednesday, 05.13.20 to Thursday, 05.14.20. Traffic to take connector to IH 69 Southbound. Take Chimney Rock Rd. exit Ramp. Take 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 for IH 610 Northbound or Southbound.

IH 610 Northbound and Southbound Connectors to IH 69 Northbound: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM, Monday, 05.17.20 to Friday, 05.22.20. Traffic to take connectors to IH 69 Southbound. Take exit to Chimney Rock. Rd. U-Turn at Chimney Rock Rd. onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance onto IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes between IH 610 and Weslayan St.: 2 Outside (Right) Lane Closed Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM, Monday, 05.17.20 to Friday, 05.22.20.

IH 69 SOUTHWEST HOV between IH 610 WEST LOOP and Newcastle Dr.: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM Monday, 05.17.20 to 4:00 AM Friday, 05.22.20. Traffic to take IH 69 Southwest Freeway.

IH 610 Northbound and Southbound Main Lanes between IH 69 SOUTHWEST FRWY. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Monday, 05.25.20 to Friday, 05.29.20. Traffic will be detoured to respective frontage roads and use the next available entrance ramp. The connectors for both Northbound and Southbound will remain open. Alternate Detour: Take connectors to IH 69 Southbound. Take Chimney Rock Rd. exit Ramp. Take 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 for IH 610 Northbound or Southbound.

IH 69 Southbound Entrance Ramp from Westheimer Rd.: Total Closure Nightly, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM Friday, 05.29.20 to Monday, 05.31.20. Traffic to take connector to IH 610 Southbound Main Lanes. Take Fournace Pl. exit ramp. Take U-turn at Fournace Pl. onto IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 610 Northbound Main Lanes. Take connector to IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 610 Northbound and Southbound Connectors to IH 69 Northbound: Total Closure Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 05.29.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 06.01.20. Northbound Traffic to take Westpark Dr. Exit Ramp. Turn right (East) onto Westpark Dr. Turn left (North) onto Newcastle Dr. Turn right (East) onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes. Southbound traffic to take Richmond/Hidalgo Rd. Exit Ramp. Turn left (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Continue onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Turn left (East) onto Westpark Dr. Turn left (North) onto Newcastle Dr. Turn right (East) onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 Northbound and Southbound Main Lanes between IH 610 and Weslayan St.: Total Closure Closed Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 05.29.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 06.01.20. Northbound traffic to take Chimney Rock Rd. Exit. Turn right (South) onto Chimney Rock Rd. Turn left (East) onto Westpark Dr. Turn left (North) onto Newcastle Dr. Turn right (East) onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Northbound Main Lanes. Southbound traffic to exit Newcastle Dr. Turn left (West) onto Richmond Ave. Turn left (South) onto IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. Stay right onto IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. Take first entrance ramp onto IH 69 Southbound Main Lanes.

IH 69 SOUTHWEST HOV between IH 610 WEST LOOP and Newcastle Dr.: Total Closure Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 05.29.20 to 5:00 AM Monday, 06.01.20.

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 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 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 610 Southbound Entrance Ramp from FM-1093/Westheimer Rd.: Total Closure Continuously, from 9:00 PM Friday, 01.10.20 until further notice. Traffic to take connector to IH 69 Southbound. Take Chimney Rock Rd. Exit. Take U-Turn at Chimney Rock Rd. onto IH 69 Northbound Frontage Rd. Take Entrance Ramp onto IH 69 Northbound. Take IH 610 Southbound connector.

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: 5/12/20

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