Weekend construction: Top spots to watch out for this weekend


HOUSTON – If you’re headed out this weekend, construction could impact your drive. Don’t let these closures slow you down!

KPRC 2′s traffic expert Anavid Reyes has assembled this list of work-zone hot spots below:

Southwest Freeway

The soutbound lanes of the Southwest Freeway will close all weekend between Chimney Rock Road and Beechnut. Closure begins at 9 p.m. on Friday and opens back up every morning at 5 a.m. Work should finish up on Sunday, January 17.

Gulf Freeway: Galveston County

There will be a closure of the I-45 northbound main lanes between FM 517 to Delany Road from Friday, January 15 at 8 p.m. lasting until 5 a.m. through the morning of Monday, January 25.

North Freeway: Montgomery County

Northbound and southbound main lanes and the feeder road of the North Freeway from FM-1097 to Long Street Road will be closed off to traffic. This closure will happen daily from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Friday, January 15 to Saturday, January 30. The lanes will close in 15-minute intervals.