US 290 Program Construction Lane Closures

Sep 26th, 2013



Below is a list of weekend closures on US 290 as of September 26, 2013. For a list of all current US 290 scheduled closures, go to www.my290.com and click on the Lane Closure Map quick link located on right side of web page. Note that all construction activities and closures are subject to weather conditions and schedule changes.


This Weekend:

Construction continues to progress on the projects at US 290/SH 99 and W. Little York over US 290 allowing crews to begin hanging bridge beams.

SH 99/US 290 Segment E
- Total Closure of US 290 east- and westbound mainlanes at BAUER, closed continuously from 9 p.m., Friday, September 27 through 5 a.m., Monday, September 30. Detour to the frontage road at Bauer and re-enter the freeway at the next entrance ramp. The contractor will place beams on new connectors at US 290/SH 99 for SH 99 Segment E construction. (Note this closure will also occur the weekend of October 4-7.)

Project G
- Total Closure of US 290 eastbound mainlanes at W. LITTLE YORK, nightly from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28. Detour to the frontage road at W. Little York and re-enter the mainlanes at the next entrance ramp.

- Total Closure of W. Little York Bridge over US 290, nightly from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28. Detour to the frontage road and U-turn.

- US 290 westbound mainlanes from GESSNER to BELTWAY 8 will be reduced to one lane overnight Friday, September 27 from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m.

- Sam Houston Tollway north- and southbound ramp to US 290 eastbound will be closed nightly on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28 from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. Northbound detour to W. Little York exit, turn right on W. Little York and continue to US 290. Southbound detour to US 290 westbound, exit at Jones Road and U-turn to US 290 eastbound frontage road, and enter mainlanes past Gessner.

In addition to bridge work, the contractor on Project G is working this weekend at the area of Senate Avenue to place storm sewer boxes under the roadway.

- Total Closure of SENATE AVENUE at the US 290 WESTBOUND FRONTAGE ROAD from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Saturday, September 28. Detour to Dillard Drive.


Project K
The contractor at the IH 610/US 290 interchange is also making significant progress on the IH 610 North Loop portion and will be working on the IH 610 east- and westbound bridge structures over T.C. Jester this weekend:

- Total Closure of IH 610 NORTH LOOP eastbound frontage road at W. T.C. JESTER closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., Friday, September 27. Detour right on W. T.C. Jester, left on Ella, left on E. T.C. Jester to IH 610.

- Total Closure of W. T.C. JESTER underneath IH 610 NORTH LOOP overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., Friday, September 27. Detour to E. T.C. Jester at W. 34th Street or Ella.

- Total Closure of IH 610 NORTH LOOP westbound frontage road at E. T.C. JESTER closed overnight from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., Sunday, September 29. Detour right on E. T.C. Jester, left on 34th Street, left on W. T.C. Jester to IH 610.

- Total Closure of E. T.C. JESTER underneath IH 610 NORTH LOOP overnight from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., Sunday, September 29. Detour to W. T.C. Jester at W. 34th Street or Ella.

- IH 610 NORTH LOOP eastbound mainlanes from 18th STREET to W. T.C. JESTER will have two inside lanes closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, September 28.

- Total Closure of US 290 eastbound connector ramp to IH 610 NORTH LOOP eastbound (ramp only) from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, September 28. Detour to Mangum/Dacoma exit, turn left at 18th Street, left to IH 610 North Loop eastbound frontage road and enter freeway past T.C. Jester.

Motorists are urged to reduce their speed while traveling through work zones and watch for construction crews and equipment moving through the area.