HOUSTON – Good news, drivers!
The new SH-288 southbound lanes have reopened Monday.
Officials said two left lanes of the SH-288 southbound lanes from IH-610 to Bellfort Street reopened at 5 a.m. The right lane and Bellfort Street exit will remain closed at this time, officials said.
Two General Purpose Lanes left lanes of the SH 288 Southbound will re-open from IH 610 to Bellfort St beginning 7/12/21 at 5am. The right General Purpose Lane and Bellfort St exit of the SH 288 Southbound will be closed. #knowbeforeyougo— Drive288 (@drive288) July 7, 2021
Tolling also resumed Monday. The southbound SH-288 express toll lanes from Southmore Boulevard to Beltway 8 Frontage Road will reinstate the variable-rate tolling policies that were temporarily suspended on April 18, 2021.
The lanes from 610 to West Bellfort were closed since April 20 after part of a new overpass near Holmes Road collapsed.