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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texans driven mad as tolls burn holes in their walletstoll revenues paid off construction costs, roads and toll lanes would become fr
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted an hour ago
toll revenues paid off construction costs, roads and toll lanes would become free for drivers. But toll agencies and the Texas Department of Transportation instead plan to use excess toll money to fund road maintenance — and construction of new... Read more
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11 News Houston
Texans driven mad as tolls burn holes in their walletstoll revenues paid off construction costs, roads and toll lanes would become fr
11 News Houston / Posted 3 hours ago
toll revenues paid off construction costs, roads and toll lanes would become free for drivers. But toll agencies and the Texas Department of Transportation instead plan to use excess toll money to fund road maintenance — and construction of new... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Gregg County ponders widening Interstate 2020. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County thro
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 hours ago
20. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County through Gregg County. Gregg County and the Texas Department of Transportation are developing a plan to widen I-20 through the county. It's a stretch that has been host... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Gregg County ponders widening Interstate 2020. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County thro
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 hours ago
20. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County through Gregg County. Gregg County and the Texas Department of Transportation are developing a plan to widen I-20 through the county. It's a stretch that has been host... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Gregg County ponders widening Interstate 2020. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County thro
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 hours ago
20. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County through Gregg County. Gregg County and the Texas Department of Transportation are developing a plan to widen I-20 through the county. It's a stretch that has been host... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Gregg County ponders widening Interstate 2020. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County thro
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 18 hours ago
20. The area in question is the stretch of I-20 running from Smith County through Gregg County. Gregg County and the Texas Department of Transportation are developing a plan to widen I-20 through the county. It's a stretch that has been host... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
DWI Task Force to patrol Lubbock County this weekendthe lookout for intoxicated drivers, and drivers violating speed limit, seat be
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
the lookout for intoxicated drivers, and drivers violating speed limit, seat belt and other traffic laws. According to the Texas Department of Transportation statistical crash records, there were 309 alcohol-related crashes reported in Lubbock... Read more
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KXXV Waco
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tank strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tank strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tank strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tank strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tank strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KXXV Waco
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed indefinitelymedian and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
median and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if the bridge itself was damaged, but the Texas Department of Transportation is inspecting it. "Well, at this point we are waiting for our bridge engineers to get... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed indefinitelymedian and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
median and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if the bridge itself was damaged, but the Texas Department of Transportation is inspecting it. "Well, at this point we are waiting for our bridge engineers to get... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Closures of Loop 410, I-35 and I-10 may irk weekend driversconcrete. All main lanes will be closed for the work, with traffic diverted to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
concrete. All main lanes will be closed for the work, with traffic diverted to access roads. But here’s the good news: The Texas Department of Transportation promises that none of these closures will be going on during the upcoming holiday periods,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed indefinitelymedian and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
median and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if the bridge itself was damaged, but the Texas Department of Transportation is inspecting it. "Well, at this point we are waiting for our bridge engineers to get... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed indefinitelymedian and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
median and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if the bridge itself was damaged, but the Texas Department of Transportation is inspecting it. "Well, at this point we are waiting for our bridge engineers to get... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed indefinitelymedian and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
median and ended up in the eastbound lanes. Authorities are still uncertain if the bridge itself was damaged, but the Texas Department of Transportation is inspecting it. "Well, at this point we are waiting for our bridge engineers to get... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Closures of Loop 410, I-35 and I-10 may irk weekend driversconcrete. All main lanes will be closed for the work, with traffic diverted to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
concrete. All main lanes will be closed for the work, with traffic diverted to access roads. But here’s the good news: The Texas Department of Transportation promises that none of these closures will be going on during the upcoming holiday periods,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tanker strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tanker strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
FM 849 bridge at I-20 closed after tanker strikes structureas well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists ar
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge structure." About 5... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
TxDOT has plan to address dangerous section of Buffalo Gap Roadof the most dangerous intersections in the city. "We've had it in the works fo
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
of the most dangerous intersections in the city. "We've had it in the works for a while now,” said Andrew Carlson with the Texas Department of Transportation. “[We plan] to widen Buffalo Gap in front of the mall area between Winters and Rebecca to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
TxDOT working multiple roads across the BasinThe Texas Department of Transportation will be working on several roads across
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
The Texas Department of Transportation will be working on several roads across the Permian Basin this week. In Ward County, crews will be working the rest of the week on FM 516 between mile markers 348 and 360. There will be a pilot car at this... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Tanker hits bridge on I-20 near Hideaway, one lane re-openedat this time as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow,
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
at this time as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge struc... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tanker hits bridge on I-20 near Hideaway, one lane re-openedat this time as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow,
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
at this time as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge struc... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
UPDATE: Tanker hits bridge on I-20 near Hideaway, one lane re-openedat this time as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow,
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
at this time as well as one lane eastbound on IH-20. Traffic continues to flow, motorists are encouraged to use caution in the area. Texas Department of Transportation officials have been notified and are in route to evaluate the bridge struc... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Letters to the editor, November 14Shortchanging Denton Thanks for nothing again to the Texas Department of Trans
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Shortchanging Denton Thanks for nothing again to the Texas Department of Transportation for shortchanging and sticking it to us in Denton. ["Next project: I-35E bottleneck," Oct. 7 DRC]. They built three lanes on either side of the mall to the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Drivers lamentTarrant Express Mobility Partners, gave this statement to News 8: "NTE Mobilit
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Tarrant Express Mobility Partners, gave this statement to News 8: "NTE Mobility Partners (NTEMP) has been working with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the City of North Richland Hills to analyze and implement additional safety... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT concedes just-completed I-35 bridge in San Antonio looks 'well, terrible'Texas Department of Transportation officials are asking themselves "what in the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Texas Department of Transportation officials are asking themselves "what in the heck happened" after the remodel of a San Antonio bridge resulted in a wonky design. Officials began the process of replacing the New Braunfels Avenue overpass in 2016... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas 288 drivers moving to small slice of toll lanesincludes direct connections for the Sam Houston Tollway and a rebuild of the Lo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
includes direct connections for the Sam Houston Tollway and a rebuild of the Loop 610 interchange, which officials with the Texas Department of Transportation have said should remedy flooding problems in the area. Direct connections from the toll... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Busy highway interchange faces 'near complete shut-down' for the next two weekends410 and U.S 90 interchange and will form the future eastbound Loop 1604 ramp to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
410 and U.S 90 interchange and will form the future eastbound Loop 1604 ramp to northbound Loop 410. Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation say there's no "quick-and-easy explanation" for the closures but posted detailed times of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Grand Parkway set to be widened from four lanes to six north of KatyMotorists in Katy may see more construction before the Grand Parkway offers bet
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Motorists in Katy may see more construction before the Grand Parkway offers better traffic flow. The Texas Department of Transportation will expand a 6.6-mile mile stretch of Texas 99 between Interstate 10 and FM 1093 from four lanes to six lanes. A... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
$7.6 million project expected to cut down on far NW Side intersection traffic delays by 75 percentlast October, the $7.6 million project could reduce delay by 75 percent through
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
last October, the $7.6 million project could reduce delay by 75 percent through the intersection, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. TxDOT believes that this new design could be the answer to traffic woes. Local... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Work at Loop 410 and U.S. 90 will cause weekend jamsof the bustling interchange from Friday evening until early Monday morning. “I
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
of the bustling interchange from Friday evening until early Monday morning. “It is the apocalypse of lane closures,” said Texas Department of Transportation spokesman Josh Donat. “It’s probably the biggest closure we’ve had in three or four years... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Central Texas gets $4.5M in grants for bike, pedestrian projectswill see improvements after the Texas Transportation Commission approved more t
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
will see improvements after the Texas Transportation Commission approved more than $4.5 million in project grants. The Texas Department of Transportation said the projects are part of $44 million allocated to 46 projects in rural/nonurban and... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Backups Expected As Crews Close U.S. 75 In Plano & RichardsonRichardson and Plano. The shutdown will allow crew to do demolition work on the
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
Richardson and Plano. The shutdown will allow crew to do demolition work on the Plano Parkway bridge. Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) say nearly two miles of U.S. 75 will be closed, in both directions, from just... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Work at Loop 410 and U.S. 90 will cause weekend jamsof the bustling interchange from Friday evening until early Monday morning. “I
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
of the bustling interchange from Friday evening until early Monday morning. “It is the apocalypse of lane closures,” said Texas Department of Transportation spokesman Josh Donat. “It’s probably the biggest closure we’ve had in three or four years... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Grand Parkway to get wider before new sections are finishedand the advent of autonomous vehicles - could influence when or whether the res
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
and the advent of autonomous vehicles - could influence when or whether the rest of the parkway is built. But as the Texas Department of Transportation prepares to pour concrete for more lanes, it seems clear that the model of growth this... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Construction firm installs last center deck at Nacogdoches' Starr Avenue Bridgein play or structures in play,” Drewery said. Ninety percent of our work comes
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
in play or structures in play,” Drewery said. Ninety percent of our work comes thru the competitive bid process through the Texas Department of Transportation.” The specialized bridge division has earned the company state awards and smooth ride... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Grand Parkway meeting set for Nov. 14 in Daytonp.m. The Grand Parkway Project Segment H, I-1 and I-2 is a $855 million design
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
p.m. The Grand Parkway Project Segment H, I-1 and I-2 is a $855 million design-build roadway construction project by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) in northeast Houston that spans 52.5 miles through Chambers, Harris, Liberty and... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The University of Texas at Tyler Provides Groundwork for TxDOT - Student researchers at The University of Texas at Tyler will help pave the way in the development of future Texas highways. With a Texas Department of Transportation research grant a...researchers at The University of Texas at Tyler will help pave the way in the d
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
researchers at The University of Texas at Tyler will help pave the way in the development of future Texas highways. With a Texas Department of Transportation research grant, assistant professor of civil engineering Dr. Mena Souliman will lead the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Grand Parkway to get wider before new sections get donevehicles - are among the factors that could influence when or whether the rest
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
vehicles - are among the factors that could influence when or whether the rest of the parkway is built. But as the Texas Department of Transportation prepares to pour concrete for more lanes, it seems clear that the model of growth this... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Grand Parkway to get wider before new sections get donevehicles - are among the factors that could influence when or whether the rest
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
vehicles - are among the factors that could influence when or whether the rest of the parkway is built. But as the Texas Department of Transportation prepares to pour concrete for more lanes, it seems clear that the model of growth this... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New closures to take place in Temple over the weekendA big traffic change is coming to Interstate 35 in Temple. As part of the I-35
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
A big traffic change is coming to Interstate 35 in Temple. As part of the I-35 improvement project, the Texas Department of Transportation is closing exit 301. . This exit will be temporarily closed to allow for the construction of the new... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Waxahachie City Council moves forward with over $12 million in wastewater plant improvementsI-35E. The line would be upgraded to a 12-inch pipe. Bailey stated this reloca
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 9 days ago
I-35E. The line would be upgraded to a 12-inch pipe. Bailey stated this relocation is because of the improvements that the Texas Department of Transportation is doing on I-35E. The current location of the water line is in conflict with the work... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Free class teaches parents how to safely install child car seatChildren's Hospital, said it's crucial for families to take the class to preven
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
Children's Hospital, said it's crucial for families to take the class to prevent some of the most common mistakes. The Texas Department of Transportation lists the top five mistakes as the following: - Harness straps through wrong slots -... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Major week-long U.S. 290/Loop 610 closing loomsfrom eastbound U.S. 290 to Loop 610 eastbound toward the Heights will close at
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
from eastbound U.S. 290 to Loop 610 eastbound toward the Heights will close at 9 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. It will reopen Nov. 16 at 5 a.m. During the interim week, three options are available... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Interstate project coming to an endThe price of progress can be expensive. The Texas Department of Transportation
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
The price of progress can be expensive. The Texas Department of Transportation will officially declare the completion of the Interstate 35E Express project at a ceremony in Highland Village on Wednesday. We endured four long years of construction,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Major week-long U.S. 290/Loop 610 closing loomsfrom eastbound U.S. 290 to Loop 610 westbound toward the Heights will close at
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
from eastbound U.S. 290 to Loop 610 westbound toward the Heights will close at 9 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. It will reopen Nov. 16 at 5 a.m. During the interim week, three options are available... Read more
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