Weekend construction: Top spots to watch out for this weekend

HOUSTON – If you’re headed out this weekend, construction could impact your drive.

Houston Transtar has a full list of active closures, as they finalize the projects that will continue this weekend. For a full updated list, click here.

KPRC 2 traffic expert Anavid Reyes has assembled this list of work-zone hot spots that are confirmed as of Friday morning:


  • SH-288 southbound main lanes will close at Highway 6 due to bridge repairs. This will be a nightly closure impacting traffic all weekend long, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

North Freeway

  • This weekend I-45 North Freeway northbound between I-10 and Quitman will be closed for road work starting Friday at 9 p.m. until Monday, April 19 at 5 a.m. Several ramps will also be closed.


  • Expect a major drainage project to impact traffic at Harborside and 18th Street. This will be in place until April 30.

Grand Parkway

  • Eastbound and westbound lanes on the Grand Parkway from Old Boudreaux Road to Rocky Road will have a total, long-term closure. The lanes will close nightly 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through the morning of Saturday, May 1. Follow construction signs for the appropriate detours.

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