Weekend construction: Major closure on Southwest Freeway


HOUSTON – If you head out this weekend, construction will be an issue especially on the Southwest Freeway.

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

Southwest Freeway

Southbound lanes from Westpark to Bellaire on the Southwest Freeway will be closed. Consider using the Westpark Tollway as an alternate route. This closure starts Friday night until Monday morning.

Fort Bend County

Weekend Road Closure taking place in Fort Bend County will affect Cane Island Parkway. Cane Island Parkway will be closed from FM-1463 to Kingsland from Friday at 9 p.m. to Monday at 5 a.m. Officials advice drivers to use FM-1463 as an alternate route.


Major closures coming up on the East Sam Houston Tollway beginning Friday October 30 until Monday November 2.

  • Southbound exit SH-225 exit ramp
  • Detour: Drivers traveling southbound will be detoured to the Red Bluff exit ramp, where drivers you can U-turn at San Augustine/ Ramsey intersection.