Houston-area traffic closures

All closures are subject to change due to weather, emergency work, or other events.

Beginning Friday, March 17 at 10 p.m. through Saturday, March 18 at 12 p.m., all southbound lanes of the Sam Houston Tollway will be closed from West Rd. to US 290. The Fallbrook and West Rd. entrance ramps to the southbound tollway will also be closed during this time.

All southbound traffic will exit the main lanes at West Rd. and can re-enter the tollway after W. Little York.   

On Saturday, March 18 at 10 p.m. through Sunday, March 19 at 12 p.m., all northbound lanes of the Sam Houston Tollway will be closed from US 290 to West Rd. The eastbound and westbound US 290 direct connector ramps to the Sam Houston Tollway will also be closed in both directions during this time.The northbound Clay entrance (non-tolled) ramp will also be closed.

All northbound traffic will exit the main lanes at US 290 and can re-enter the tollway after West Rd.

During the closure, maintenance crews will be repairing the Permeable Friction Course (PFC) pavement overlay within this section of the tollway.


All southbound lanes of the Hardy Toll Road will be closed at Beltway 8 beginning Friday, March 17 at 10 p.m. through Saturday, March 18 at 12 p.m. 

All southbound traffic will exit the main lanes at Beltway 8, go through the intersection, and can re-enter the toll road after the Beltway 8 intersection.


The westbound Sam Houston Tollway exit to Cullen Boulevard will be closed continuously beginning Saturday, January 21 at 10 p.m. through Sunday, March 19 at 5 a.m.

Westbound drivers who normally take the Cullen Boulevard exit will need to take the prior exit instead. The frontage road will remain open.

During the closure, this non-tolled exit ramp will be reconstructed as part of the Southeast Widening project.


The eastbound Katy Managed Lanes, from SH 6 to the Sam Houston Tollway, will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning Wednesday, March 8 through Wednesday, March 22.

Drivers will be able to continue to use the freeway (non-tolled) lanes during the closure.


The Monroe Road entrance to the eastbound Sam Houston Tollway will be closed continuously beginning Saturday, March 11 at 10 p.m. through Sunday, July 9 at 10 p.m.

The next available entrance to the eastbound tollway is the tolled EZ TAG-only ramp after Pearland Parkway.

This tolled entrance ramp is being reconstructed as part of the Southeast Widening project.


The westbound Sam Houston Tollway tolled exit to Monroe will be closed beginning Friday, March 17 at 10 p.m. through Monday, March 20 at 5 a.m.

This ramp will reopen on March 20 as an EZ TAG-Only ramp.

Cash paying customers who use this ramp are encouraged to open an EZ TAG account. To make getting an EZ TAG account easier, HCTRA has introduced multiple types of EZ TAG accounts to fit the needs of its customers.


The Blackhawk Road exit (non-tolled) from eastbound Sam Houston Tollway will be closed continuously beginning Saturday, March 18 at 9 p.m. through Sunday, July 16 at 5 a.m.

This non-tolled exit ramp is being reconstructed as part of the Southeast Widening project.


The eastbound Sam Houston Tollway exit to Beamer Road will be closed continuously beginning Monday, January 23 at 10 p.m. through Friday, March 17 at 5 a.m. eastbound drivers who normally take the Beamer Road exit will need to instead take the prior exit at Blackhawk Boulevard.

During the closure, this non-tolled exit ramp will be reconstructed as part of the Southeast Widening project.


View the full list of scheduled road closures --http://traffic.houstontranstar.org/construction/construction_report_media


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