Several downtown Houston streets to be closed during World Series games

METRO will not service five bus stops along affected areas

HOUSTON – There will be closures along Congress Avenue and other streets in downtown Houston this weekend when three World Series games will be played at Minute Maid Park.

The closures are along Congress and Texas avenues, as well as La Branch, Preston, Jackson, Crawford and Hamilton streets.

METRO says it will have street teams on duty beginning Friday and continuing through Sunday to help customers navigate service changes due to the closures. 

In addition, METRO will not be servicing five bus stops:

  • Stop #10596 - Hamilton Street at Congress Avenue
  • Stop #9198 - Congress Avenue at Caroline Street
  • Stop #10582 - Congress Avenue at Jackson Street
  • Stop #10583 - Congress Avenue at Crawford Street
  • Stop #9196 - Congress Avenue at La Branch Street

Customers will be redirected to a nearby stop.