Ask 2: Is there a new public dumpster by 249?
As part of our Ask 2 series, the newsroom will answer your questions about all things Houston. Question: Is there a new public dumpster by 249? Answer: Precinct 4′s public dumpster has moved. The dumpster previously located on Spring Cypress Road in Spring is now located at Service Center Road in Tomball off of State Highway 249 on the southbound frontage road, south of Alice. Send it our way, and we will try to hunt down an answer.
SH-249 Expansion: A faster route to get to Aggieland is on the way
HOUSTON – A new section of the SH-249 project opened in early August in one of the fastest-growing counties in the nation. This new stretch of concrete is a very important piece of the SH-249 expansion project as it helps lead construction into the Todd Mission area, just west of Magnolia. Section 1a of the SH-249 project is 6.4 miles long, with two lanes traveling in each direction. “The State Highway 249 expansion will be a great future new highway alternative route for Aggies traveling to and from Houston. TXDOT invested just shy of $800 million on the SH-249 expansion project.
It's churro heaven! Churroholic opens it doors near Willowbrook Mall
Churroholic/ InstagramHOUSTON - The northwest side of Houston just got sweeter! The California-based Churroholic celebrated its grand opening July 24 at 17527 State Highway 249, which is its second Houston location. The Spanish-inspired dessert bar specializes in churros, coffee and ice cream. Its menu features churros, churro sandwiches, several varieties of coffee, coffee floats, milk teas, milkshakes and specialty ice creams. Here are a few options:Copyright 2019 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.
Three Horses Dead, Driver Critical After Overnight DWI Crash
Tomball, Texas Three horses were killed after a driver that had allegedly been drinking crashed his truck and trailer into a light pole along State Highway 249. Accident investigators say that the driver, who was traveling at a high rate of speed failed to maintain a single lane and crashed his vehicle into a light pole near the intersection. Three fully grown horses that were in a trailer pulled by the pickup truck were killed on impact. The driver was life-flighted in critical condition with life threatening injuries after being cut out of the truck by firefighters. Investigators say that if the driver survives, they plan to file animal cruelty charges.springhappenings.com